FIRSTGROUP PLC - Director/PDMR Shareholding

Released : 11.05.2017


 

FirstGroup PLC

11 May 2017

Share Incentive Plan ("SIP") Purchase and Award of Partnership and Matching Shares

FirstGroup plc (the "Company") has been notified by Computershare Trustees Limited, trustees of the FirstGroup SIP, of the purchase of ordinary shares of 5 pence each in the Company. Partnership Shares were purchased on 10 May 2017 at a price of 139.5 pence per share on behalf of the Company’s Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities ("PDMRs") listed below. In accordance with the rules of the SIP, Matching Shares were also awarded to the PDMRs, as outlined below:

Partnership SharesMatching Shares
Giles Fearnley  9014
Michael Hampson10714
Stephen Montgomery 9914

These transactions took place in London (XLON).

This notification is made in accordance with Article 19.3 of the Market Abuse Regulation. 

The Company's Legal Entity Identifier Code is 549300DEJZCPWA4HKM93.

The Identification Code for ordinary shares of 5 pence each in the Company is GB0003452173.

Enquiries:
Sarah Steadman0207 7725 2731

Share Schemes and Company Secretarial Assistant

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

1Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated
a)Name
 
Giles Fearnley
Michael Hampson
Stephen Montgomery
2Reason for the notification
a)Position/status
 
Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility (PDMR)
b)Initial notification /AmendmentInitial
3Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor
a)NameFirstGroup plc
b)LEI549300DEJZCPWA4HKM93
4Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted
a)Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code
Ordinary shares of 5p each


GB0003452173
b)Nature of the transaction
 
Purchase of shares under the FirstGroup plc Share Incentive Plan (known as BAYE)
Award of Matching shares under the Share Incentive Plan (BAYE)
c)Price(s) and volume(s)
 
Price(s)Volume(s)
£1.395



£0.000
 90 - Giles Fearnley
107 - Michael Hampson
 99 - Stephen Montgomery

14 - Giles Fearnley
14 - Michael Hampson
14 - Stephen Montgomery
d)Aggregated information

Partnership Shares

- Aggregated volume

- Price

Matching shares

- Aggregated volume

- Price
Giles Fearnley



90

£125.55



14

£0.00
Aggregated information

Partnership Shares

- Aggregated volume

- Price

Matching shares

- Aggregated volume

- Price
Michael Hampson



107

£149.27



14

£0.00
Aggregated information

Partnership Shares

- Aggregated volume

- Price

Matching shares

- Aggregated volume

- Price
Stephen Montgomery



99

£138.10



14

£0.00
e)Date of the transaction10/05/2017
f)Place of the transactionLondon Stock Exchange (XLON)
Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted