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

Posted:
1/11/2017

RNS Number:3160v
Released: 16:53 01-Nov-17
IG Group Holdings plc
LEI No: 2138003A5Q1M7ANOUD76
1 November 2017

IG Group Holdings Plc (the “Company”), a global leader in online trading was notified on 1st November 2017 of the following transactions carried out on behalf of Directors and PDMRs (together PDMRs) in respect of the Company’s ordinary shares of 0.005p each (“Ordinary Shares”). 
Details are set out below and in the attached notification as required by the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

Dividend Reinvestment

On 27th October 2017, the following Ordinary Shares in the Company were purchased for the benefit of PDMR’s under the IG Share Incentive Plan (‘SIP’) held by the trustees of the SIP, as part of the Company’s Dividend Re-Investment Plan (‘DRIP’):

PDMR Date and place of transaction Nature of transaction Number of shares purchase Price per share

John Austin

 27/10/2017, London

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under the SIP held by the trustees of the SIP, as part of the Company’s DRIP.

156 £6.468

Robert Bowen

 27/10/2017, London

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under the SIP held by the trustees of the SIP, as part of the Company’s DRIP.

142 £6.468

Paul Mainwaring

 27/10/2017, London

Purchase of Ordinary Shares under the SIP held by the trustees of the SIP, as part of the Company’s DRIP.

30 £6.468
For further information, please contact:
 
IG Group
Liz Scorer 020 7573 0026 / 0727
investors@iggroup.com 
 
FTI Consulting
Neil Doyle / Ed Berry 020 3727 1141 / 1046
 
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 spread betting 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 recently launched a range of affordable, fully managed investment portfolios, to 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, October 2016) 
 
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

 John Austin

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chief Analytics 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)

£6.468

156

d)

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

156

£1008.93

e)

Date of the transaction

27 October 2017

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 

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

 Robert Bowen

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Commercial 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)

£6.468

142

d)

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

142

£918.38

e)

Date of the transaction

27 October 2017

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 

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

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)

£6.468

30

d)

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

30

£194.02

e)

Date of the transaction

27 October 2017

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)