Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF)

Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF)


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Associated British Foods plc RNS Release

Director/PDMR Shareholdings


RNS Number : 6720I
Associated British Foods PLC
27 November 2018
 

Associated British Foods plc

 

Director/PDMR Shareholdings

 

27 November 2018

Ordinary shares of 515/22 pence in Associated British Foods plc (the 'Company'), awarded under the terms of the Associated British Foods Long Term Incentive Plan on 23 November 2015 at an allocation price of 3462.0p per share vested and were released on 23 November 2018 to the Company's two executive directors as follows: 

 

Director

No. of shares acquired on vesting

George Weston

59,388

John Bason

39,110

 

Over 23 and 26 November 2018, George Weston sold 27,997 shares at an average price of 2494.509p per share for the purpose of meeting his tax liability on the shares acquired on vesting.  Over the same dates, John Bason sold 18,438 shares at an average price of 2494.509p per share, for the purpose of meeting his tax liability on the shares acquired on vesting.

The notifications for each director below, which were made in accordance with the requirements of Article 19 of the Market Abuse Regulation, provide further detail of the awards granted to each director.

 

ASSOCIATED BRITISH FOODS PLC

DIRECTOR/PDMR SHAREHOLDING

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

 

George Weston

 

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

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

Associated British Foods plc

 

b)

LEI

GBQKSY6W7G0OHCQ8OQ72

 

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 515/22p

 

 

 

GB0006731235

b)

Nature of the transaction

 

Acquisition of shares on the vesting and release of an award under the terms of the Associated British Foods Long Term Incentive Plan.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

N/A

59,388

 

d)

Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Price

 

N/A

e)

Date of the transaction

[YYYY-MM-DD]

2018-11-23

 

f)

Place of the transaction

Outside a trading venue

 

 

ASSOCIATED BRITISH FOODS PLC

DIRECTOR/PDMR SHAREHOLDING

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

 

George Weston

 

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

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

Associated British Foods plc

 

b)

LEI

GBQKSY6W7G0OHCQ8OQ72

 

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 515/22p

 

 

 

GB0006731235

b)

Nature of the transaction

 

Sale of a proportion of the shares acquired on the vesting and release of an award under the terms of the Associated British Foods Long Term Incentive Plan to cover tax liability.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

2494.509p

27,997

d)

Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Price

 

N/A

e)

Date of the transaction

[YYYY-MM-DD]

2018/11/26

 

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 

 

 

ASSOCIATED BRITISH FOODS PLC

DIRECTOR/PDMR SHAREHOLDING

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

 

John Bason

 

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

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

Associated British Foods plc

 

b)

LEI

GBQKSY6W7G0OHCQ8OQ72

 

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 515/22p

 

 

 

GB0006731235

b)

Nature of the transaction

 

Acquisition of shares on the vesting and release of an award under the terms of the Associated British Foods Long Term Incentive Plan.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

N/A

39,110

 

d)

Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Price

N/A

e)

Date of the transaction

[YYYY-MM-DD]

2018/11/23

 

f)

Place of the transaction

Outside a trading venue

 

 

ASSOCIATED BRITISH FOODS PLC

DIRECTOR/PDMR SHAREHOLDING

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

 

John Bason

 

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

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

Associated British Foods plc

 

b)

LEI

GBQKSY6W7G0OHCQ8OQ72

 

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 515/22p

 

 

 

GB0006731235

b)

Nature of the transaction

 

Sale of a proportion of the shares acquired on the vesting and release of an award under the terms of the Associated British Foods Long Term Incentive Plan to cover a tax liability.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

2494.509p

18,438

 

d)

Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Price

 

N/A

 

e)

Date of the transaction

[YYYY-MM-DD]

 

 

2018/11/26

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)

 


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