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Merlin Entertainments plc
13 September 2017
 

Merlin Entertainments plc

 

13 September 2017

 

 

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF

PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

 

PERFORMANCE SHARE PLAN - VESTING OF 2014 AWARD

 

The following disclosure is made in accordance with Article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation 596/2014.

 

The Company announces that, as a result of the relevant performance conditions having being partially satisfied, the awards granted in September 2014 under the Company's PSP, vested in part on 11 September 2017. The overall vesting percentage for these awards was 46.5%.

 

Following such vesting, the following person (PDMR) sold the following ordinary shares at a price of 464.0351 pence per share to satisfy the income tax and national insurance liabilities arising on vesting.

 

The following sets out the shares that vested on 11 September 2017, the number of shares sold following such vesting and, following such sales, the beneficial holding in the Company to which voting rights are attached for the person listed below:

 

 

 

PDMR

Number of 2014 PSP Awards

vesting*

Number of Shares sold to meet tax liabilities

Total Shareholding after sale

Holding % of Issued Share Capital

Hans Aksel Pedersen

2,757

1,175

297,788

0.0282%

 

* includes accrued dividends

 

 

 

For further information please contact:

Matthew Jowett

General Counsel and Company Secretary

Merlin Entertainments plc

00 44 1202 634955

 

13 September 2017


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