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IG Group Holdings plc
28 February 2020
 

 

IG Group Holdings plc

LEI No: 2138003A5Q1M7ANOUD76
28 February 2020

 

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY

IG Group Holdings Plc (the "Company"), a global leader in online trading was notified today of the following transactions carried out in respect of the Company's ordinary shares of 0.005p each ("Ordinary Shares") by  Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities (PDMRs).

Details are set out below and in the attached notifications as required by the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

Dividend Reinvestment

On 27 February 2020, the following PDMRs acquired Ordinary Shares in the Company:

 

Place  of Transaction

PDMR

Nature of Transaction

Number of Ordinary Shares

Price per Share

 

London, United Kingdom

John Austin

(Chief Strategy Officer)

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the Company's Share Incentive Plan (SIP) held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

129

 

£6.617

June Felix

(Chief Executive Officer)

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the SIP held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

13

 

£6.617

Paul Mainwaring

(Chief Financial Officer)

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the SIP held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

46

 

£6.617

Simon Myers

(IT Director)

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the SIP held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

13

 

£6.617

 

Further information

IG Group                                                                                              FTI Consulting

Liz Scorer                                                                                             Neil Doyle

020 7573 0727                                                                                       020 3727 1141

investors@iggroup.com                                                                          neil.doyle@fticonsulting.com

 

About IG

IG empowers informed, decisive, adventurous, people to access opportunities in over 16,000 financial markets. With a strong focus on innovation and technology, the company puts client needs at the heart of everything it does.

 

IG's vision is to provide the world's best trading experience. Established in 1974 as the world's first financial derivatives firm, it continued leading the way by launching the world's first online and iPhone trading services.

 

IG is an award-winning, multi-platform trading company which allows retail, professional and institutional clients to trade 24 hours a day, 7 days a week*. IG is the world's No.1 provider of CFDs** and a global leader in forex. It provides leveraged services with the option of limited-risk guarantees and offers an execution-only stock trading service in the UK, Australia, Germany, France, Ireland, Austria and the Netherlands. IG has a range of affordable, fully managed investment portfolios, which provide a comprehensive offering to investors and active traders.

 

IG is a member of the FTSE 250, with offices across Europe, including a Swiss bank, Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and North America. IG Group Holdings plc holds a long-term investment grade credit rating of BBB- with a stable outlook from Fitch Ratings.

*Excluding 10pm Friday (GMT) to 4am Saturday (GMT)

**Based on revenue excluding FX (from published financial statements, June 2019)

 

 

 

IG Group Holdings Plc

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

a)

 

Name

 

John Austin

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Chief Strategy Officer

b)

 

Initial notification /Amendment

 

Initial Notification

3

 

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

 

a)

 

Name

 

IG Group Holdings Plc

b)

 

LEI

 

2138003A5Q1M7ANOUD76

4

 

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

 

a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

 

Ordinary Shares of 0.005 pence

 

 

GB00B06QFB75

 

b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the Company's Share Incentive Plan

(SIP) held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

£6.617

129

 

d)

 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price

 

 

 

129

 

£853.55

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

27 February 2020

f)

 

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 

 

 

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

a)

 

Name

 

June Felix

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Chief Executive Officer

b)

 

Initial notification /Amendment

 

Initial Notification

3

 

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

 

a)

 

Name

 

IG Group Holdings Plc

b)

 

LEI

 

2138003A5Q1M7ANOUD76

4

 

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

 

a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

 

Ordinary Shares of 0.005 pence

 

 

GB00B06QFB75

 

b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the Company's Share Incentive Plan

(SIP) held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

£6.617

13

 

d)

 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price

 

 

 

13

 

£86.02

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

27 February 2020

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 

 

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

a)

 

Name

 

Paul Mainwaring

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Chief Financial Officer

b)

 

Initial notification /Amendment

 

Initial Notification

3

 

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

 

a)

 

Name

 

IG Group Holdings Plc

b)

 

LEI

 

2138003A5Q1M7ANOUD76

4

 

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

 

a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

 

Ordinary Shares of 0.005 pence

 

 

GB00B06QFB75

 

b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the Company's Share Incentive Plan

(SIP) held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

£6.617

46

 

d)

 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price

 

 

 

46

 

£304.38

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

27 February 2020

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

a)

 

Name

 

Simon Myers

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

IT Director

b)

 

Initial notification /Amendment

 

Initial Notification

3

 

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

 

a)

 

Name

 

IG Group Holdings Plc

b)

 

LEI

 

2138003A5Q1M7ANOUD76

4

 

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

 

a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

 

Ordinary Shares of 0.005 pence

 

 

GB00B06QFB75

 

b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under

the Company's Share Incentive Plan

(SIP) held by the trustees of the SIP, as

part of the Company's dividend

reinvestment plan.

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

£6.617

13

 

d)

 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price

 

 

 

13

 

£86.02

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

27 February 2020

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 


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