Back to Regulatory news service

Notification of transactions of persons discharging managerial responsibility/person closely associated with them

Posted:
4/2/2019

RNS Number: 0110P
Released 13:55 04-Feb-2019
IG Group Holdings plc
4 February 2019

IG Group Holdings Plc (the “Company”), a global leader in online trading was notified on 3 February 2019 of the following transactions carried out in respect of the Company’s ordinary shares of 0.005p each (“Ordinary Shares”) by Paul Mainwaring, a Director and Chief Financial Officer of the Company and Alison Mainwaring, a closely associated person (the “Transactions”).

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

Purchase of Shares

Date and place of Transaction Person Dealing Director Nature of Transaction Price per Share

30/01/2019 United Kingdom

Paul Mainwaring

Paul Mainwaring

Transfer of 56,250 Ordinary Shares to Spouse (Alison Mainwaring) Nil

 

Further information

IG Group
Liz Scorer
020 7573 0727
investors@iggroup.com
 
FTI Consulting
Neil Doyle
020 3727 1141
neil.doyle@fticonsulting.com

 

The information contained within this announcement is deemed by the Company to constitute inside information as stipulated under Article 17 of the Market Abuse Regulation ("MAR"). Upon the publication of this announcement via Regulatory Information Service ("RIS"), this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain.

About IG

IG empowers informed, decisive, adventurous people to access opportunities in over 15,000 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 be a global leader in retail trading and investments. 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 now an award-winning, multi-platform trading company, 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 share dealing 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.

It is a member of the FTSE 250, with offices across Europe, including a Swiss bank, Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and the US, where it offers on-exchange limited risk derivatives via the Nadex brand.

*Based on revenue excluding FX (from published financial statements, February 2018).

IG Group Holdings Plc

Notification of transactions by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities (PDMR) and person closely associated with them

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated 

a)

 

Name

 

Paul Mainwaring

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Transfer of Ordinary Shares to a Closely Associated Person.

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

Transfer of Ordinary Shares of 0.005p

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

£0.00

56,250

 

d)

 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price

 

 

 

56,250

 

£0.00

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

30 January 2019

f)

 

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated 

a)

 

Name

 

Alison Mainwaring

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Acquisition of Ordinary Shares from a Person Discharging Managerial Responsibilities.

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

 

Acquisition of Ordinary Shares of 0.005p.

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

£0.00

56,250

 

d)

 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price

 

 

 

56,250

 

£0.00

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

30 January 2019

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

London Stock Exchange (XLON)