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Notification of transactions of Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility (PDMRS)

Posted:
26/1/2018

RNS Number: 1017D
Released:15:15 26-Jan-18
IG Group Holdings plc
LEI No: 2138003A5Q1M7ANOUD76
26 January 2018

IG Group Holdings Plc (the “Company”), a global leader in online trading, gives notice of the following transaction carried out in respect of the Company’s ordinary shares of 0.005p each (the “Ordinary Shares”) by a PDMR details of which are set out in the Notification of Transactions by PDMRs attached to this announcement as required by the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

Sale of Shares

On 24 January 2018, the Company received notice of share sales from the PDMR as set out in the table below:

PDMR

Date and Place of Transaction

Number of Shares Sold

Price per share sold

Joseph McCaughran

 

 24/01/2018

London

656

£7.78

 

For further information, please contact:

IG Group

Liz Scorer                                        020 7573 0727

investors@iggroup.com

FTI Consulting

Neil Doyle / Ed Berry      020 3727 1141 / 1046

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 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)

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

a)

 

Name

 

Joseph McCaughran

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Chief Risk 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

 

Sale of Ordinary Shares

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

£7.78 per share

656

 

d)

 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price

 

 

 

656

 

£5103.68

e)

Date of the transaction

24 January 2018

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)