RNS Number : 1786H
Persimmon PLC
08 March 2018
 

8 March 2018

Persimmon Plc

 

Director/PDMR Shareholding

 

Persimmon plc (the "Company") announces that on 7 March 2018 the Executive Directors detailed below exercised options over shares awarded to them under the Company's Bonus Share Scheme.  Also on 7 March 2018 in connection with these option exercises, Jeff Fairburn, Dave Jenkinson and Mike Killoran sold Ordinary shares in the Company in order to settle tax liabilities arising on the exercise of these options.

 

The below notification, made in accordance with the requirements of article 19.3 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, gives further details:

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

 

a)

 

Name

 

Jeff Fairburn

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Group Chief Executive

 

b)

 

Initial notification /Amendment

 

Initial notification

3

 

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

 

a)

 

Name

 

Persimmon Plc

b)

 

LEI

 

213800XI72Y57UWN6F31

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

 


Transaction 1


a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Ordinary shares of 10p each



Identification code

GB0006825383



b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

 

Acquisition of shares following exercise of Awards under the Persimmon Plc Annual Bonus Share Scheme

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)







Price(s)

Volume(s)




Nil

31,299







d)

 

Aggregated information




- Aggregated volume

N/A Single transaction



- Price




e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

07/03/2018

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

Outside of a main market


Transaction 2


a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Ordinary shares of 10p each



Identification code

GB0006825383



b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

 

Sale of shares to meet tax and commission charges (balance shares retained) following exercise of Awards under the Persimmon Plc Annual Bonus Share Scheme

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)







Price(s)

Volume(s)




£26.508405

15,650

 







d)

 

Aggregated information




- Aggregated volume

N/A Single transaction



- Price




e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

07/03/2018

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

London Stock Exchange (XLON); Main Market

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

 

a)

 

Name

 

Dave Jenkinson

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Group Managing Director

 

b)

 

Initial notification /Amendment

 

Initial notification

3

 

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

 

a)

 

Name

 

Persimmon Plc

b)

 

LEI

 

213800XI72Y57UWN6F31

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

 


Transaction 1


a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Ordinary shares of 10p each



Identification code

GB0006825383



b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

 

Acquisition of shares following exercise of Awards under the Persimmon Plc Annual Bonus Share Scheme

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)







Price(s)

Volume(s)




Nil

9,886







d)

 

Aggregated information




- Aggregated volume

N/A Single transaction



- Price




e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

07/03/2018

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

Outside of a main market


Transaction 2


a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Ordinary shares of 10p each



Identification code

GB0006825383



b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

 

Sale of shares to meet tax and commission charges (balance shares retained) following exercise of Awards under the Persimmon Plc Annual Bonus Share Scheme

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)







Price(s)

Volume(s)




£26.508405

4,943

 







d)

 

Aggregated information




- Aggregated volume

N/A Single transaction



- Price




e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

07/03/2018

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

London Stock Exchange (XLON); Main Market

 

1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

 

a)

 

Name

 

Mike Killoran

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

Group Finance Director

 

b)

 

Initial notification /Amendment

 

Initial notification

3

 

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

 

a)

 

Name

 

Persimmon Plc

b)

 

LEI

 

213800XI72Y57UWN6F31

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

 


Transaction 1


a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Ordinary shares of 10p each



Identification code

GB0006825383



b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

 

Acquisition of shares following exercise of Awards under the Persimmon Plc Annual Bonus Share Scheme

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)







Price(s)

Volume(s)




Nil

11,524







d)

 

Aggregated information




- Aggregated volume

N/A Single transaction



- Price




e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

07/03/2018

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

Outside of a main market


Transaction 2


a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Ordinary shares of 10p each



Identification code

GB0006825383



b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

 

Sale of shares to meet tax and commission charges (balance shares retained) following exercise of Awards under the Persimmon Plc Annual Bonus Share Scheme

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)







Price(s)

Volume(s)




£26.508405

5,762

 







d)

 

Aggregated information




- Aggregated volume

N/A Single transaction



- Price




e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

07/03/2018

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

London Stock Exchange (XLON); Main Market

 

Tracy Davison

Company Secretary


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