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

Posted:
18/10/2016

RNS Number: 8722M
Released 16:46 18-October-2016
IG Group Holdings plc
18 October 2016

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY/ PERSON CLOSELY ASSOCIATED WITH THEM

IG Group Holdings Plc (the “Company”), a global leader in online trading was notified on 17 October 2016 of the following transaction carried out in respect of the Company’s ordinary shares of 0.005p each (“Ordinary Shares”) by Alison Mainwaring, a closely associated person of Paul Mainwaring, a Director and Chief Financial Officer of the Company (the “Transaction”).

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

17/10/2016

United Kingdom

Alison Mainwaring Paul Mainwaring Purchase of 30,000 Ordinary Shares £8.4887 

 

For further information, please contact:

IG Group

Kieran McKinney

Head of Investor Relations          020 7573 0026

FTI Consulting

Neil Doyle / Ed Berry      020 3727 1141 / 1046

About IG

IG is a global leader in online trading, providing fast and flexible access to over 10,000 financial markets - including shares, indices, forex, commodities and binaries.

 Established in 1974 as the world’s first financial spread betting firm, IG’s aim is to become the default choice for active traders globally. It is an award-winning multi-platform trading company, the world’s No.1 provider of CFDs* and a global leader in forex, and it now offers an execution-only stockbroking service in the UK, Australia, Ireland, Germany, Austria and the Netherlands.

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

*Based on revenue excluding FX, from published financial statements, September 2015.

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 

Alison Mainwaring

Reason for the notification 

a) 

Position/status 

Closely Associated Person of Paul Mainwaring, a Director and Chief Financial Officer of IG Group Holdings Plc

b) 

Initial notification /Amendment 

Initial Notification

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

c) 

Price(s) and volume(s) 

Price(s)

Volume(s)
£8.4887 30,000

d) 

Aggregated information

 

Aggregated volume

 

Price 

 

 

30,000

 

£254,661

e) 

Date of the transaction 

17 October 2016

f) 

Place of the transaction 

London Stock Exchange (XLON)