RNS Number : 9213O
Experian plc
22 May 2018
 

Experian plc

 

 

Director/PDMR Shareholding

 

22 May 2018 - Experian plc (the "Company"), the global information services company, hereby notifies the market of the following attached individual notifications, relating to the acquisition of shares following the vesting of Experian Co-Investment Plan and Experian Performance Share Plan awards made in 2015 to (1) Brian Cassin, the Chief Executive Officer of the Company, (2) Lloyd Pitchford, the Chief Financial Officer of the Company, and (3) Kerry Williams, the Chief Operating Officer of the Company, and the subsequent sale of certain of those shares (principally to cover tax and social security).

The notifications were made under article 19.1 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation ('MAR'). This announcement is made in accordance with Article 19.3 of MAR.


 

1 - Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

 

 


 

Natural Person


Brian Cassin

 




 

2 - Reason for the notification

 

 




 

Position/status


Director and Chief Executive Officer

 




 

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial Notification

 




 

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

 

 


Full name of the entity

Experian plc


 




 

Legal Entity Identifier code

635400RXXHHYT1JTSZ26


 


 

4 - Details of the transaction(s)

 

 


 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Ordinary shares of US 10 cents each in Experian plc

 

Identification Code


GB00B19NLV48

 




 

Nature of transaction


(1) The acquisition of 241,533 shares following the vesting of awards made in May 2015 under the Experian Co-Investment Plan and the Experian Performance Share Plan; and (2) the subsequent sale of 102,590 shares to cover tax and social security. The remainder of the shares (138,943) are being retained.

 




 

Currency


GBP

 




 

Prices(s) and volumes(s)


Transaction

Price

Volume

Acquisition

Nil

241,533

Sale for tax

1,835.048 pence

102,590

 




 

Aggregated Information


Transaction

Price

Volume

Acquisition

Nil

241,533

Sale for tax

1,835.048 pence

102,590

 




 

Date of Transaction

 


2018-05-21

 




 

Place of transaction


Acquisition: Outside a trading venue

Sale: XLON

 

 


 

1 - Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

 

 


 

Natural Person


Lloyd Pitchford

 




 

2 - Reason for the notification

 

 




 

Position/status


Director and Chief Financial Officer

 




 

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial Notification

 




 

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

 

 


Full name of the entity

Experian plc


 




 

Legal Entity Identifier code

635400RXXHHYT1JTSZ26


 


 

4 - Details of the transaction(s)

 

 


 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Ordinary shares of US 10 cents each in Experian plc

 

Identification Code


GB00B19NLV48

 




 

Nature of transaction


(1) The acquisition of 187,230 shares following the vesting of awards made in May 2015 under the Experian Co-Investment Plan and the Experian Performance Share Plan; and (2) the subsequent sale of 77,263 shares to cover tax and social security. The remainder of the shares (109,967) are being retained.

 




 

Currency


GBP

 




 

Prices(s) and volumes(s)


Transaction

Price

Volume

Acquisition

Nil

187,230

Sale for tax

1,835.048 pence

77,263

 




 

Aggregated Information


Transaction

Price

Volume

Acquisition

Nil

187,230

Sale for tax

1,835.048 pence

77,263

 




 

Date of Transaction

 


2018-05-21

 




 

Place of transaction


Acquisition: Outside a trading venue

Sale: XLON

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

1 - Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

 

 


 

Natural Person


Kerry Williams

 




 

2 - Reason for the notification

 

 




 

Position/status


Director and Chief Operating Officer

 




 

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial Notification

 




 

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

 

 


Full name of the entity

Experian plc


 




 

Legal Entity Identifier code

635400RXXHHYT1JTSZ26


 


 

4 - Details of the transaction(s)

 

 


 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Ordinary shares of US 10 cents each in Experian plc

 

Identification Code


GB00B19NLV48

 




 

Nature of transaction


(1) The acquisition of 192,054 shares following the vesting of awards made in May 2015 under the Experian Co-Investment Plan and the Experian Performance Share Plan; (2) the subsequent sale of 87,977 shares to cover tax and social security; and (3) the subsequent sale of 104,077 shares.

 




 

Currency


GBP

 




 

Prices(s) and volumes(s)


Transaction

Price

Volume

Acquisition

Nil

192,054

Sale for tax

1,835.048

pence

87,977

Sale

1,828 pence

104,077

 




 

Aggregated Information


Transaction

Price

Volume

Acquisition

Nil

192,054

Sale for tax

1,835.048 pence

97,977

Sale

1,828 pence

104,077

 




 

Date of Transaction

 


2018-05-21

 




 

Place of transaction


Acquisition: Outside a trading venue

Sale: XLON

 

 

Contact:

 

Experian

Ronan Hanna                Deputy Company Secretary                +353 (0) 1 846 9128

 

About Experian

Experian is the world's leading global information services company. During life's big moments - from buying a home or a car, to sending a child to college, to growing a business by connecting with new customers - we empower consumers and our clients to manage their data with confidence. We help individuals to take financial control and access financial services, businesses to make smarter decisions and thrive, lenders to lend more responsibly, and organisations to prevent identity fraud and crime.

 

We have 16,500 people operating across 39 countries and every day we're investing in new technologies, talented people and innovation to help all our clients maximise every opportunity. We are listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and are a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

 

Learn more at www.experianplc.com or visit our global content hub at our global news blog for the latest news and insights from the Group.

 

Neither the content of the Company's website, nor the content of any website accessible from hyperlinks on the Company's website (or any other website), is incorporated into, or forms part of, this announcement.

 


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