27 April 2018

SOCO International plc (“SOCO” or “the Company”)

DIRECTORS/PDMR SHAREHOLDINGS

Awards under the Company's Deferred Share Bonus Plan

The Company announces that on 26 April 2018, Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities (“PDMRs”) were granted deferred bonus awards over ordinary shares of £0.05 each in the Company (“Shares”), relating to a performance related annual bonus earned for 2017, under the SOCO International plc 2014 Deferred Share Bonus Plan (the “DSBP”) as follows:-

 

PDMRs

Position

No of Shares granted

Ed Story

Chief Executive Officer

216,692

Jann Brown

Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer

134,736

Dr Mike Watts

Managing Director

134,736

Antony Maris

Chief Operating Officer

95,268

 

The number of Shares granted is equivalent to the relevant proportion of the 2017 annual bonus deferred, calculated on the basis of the middle market quotation (as derived from the Daily Official List) on the date of grant (£0.995). Subject to the rules of the DSBP, these Shares will generally vest over two years from the date of grant.

 

For further information, please contact:

Tony Hunter

Company Secretary

+ 44 (0)207 603 1515

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities

a)

Name

ED STORY

2

Reason for the notification

 

a)

Position/status

Chief Executive Officer

b)

Initial notification /Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

SOCO INTERNATIONAL PLC

b)

LEI

549300DDKLXYLLO4N524

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

ORDINARY SHARES OF £0.05 EACH (“SHARES”)

 

Identification code

GB00B572ZV91

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Shares under the SOCO International plc 2014 Deferred Bonus Plan

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

Price(s)

£0.00

 

Volume(s)

216,692

d)

Aggregated information

N/A single transaction

e)

Date of the transaction

26/04/2018

f)

Place of the transaction

Outside a trading venue

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities

a)

Name

JANN BROWN

2

Reason for the notification

 

a)

Position/status

Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer

b)

Initial notification /Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

SOCO INTERNATIONAL PLC

B

LEI

549300DDKLXYLLO4N524

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

ORDINARY SHARES OF £0.05 EACH

 

Identification code

GB00B572ZV91

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Shares under the SOCO International plc 2014 Deferred Bonus Plan

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

Price(s)

£0.00

 

Volume(s)

134,736

d)

Aggregated information

N/A single transaction

e)

Date of the transaction

26/04/2018

f)

Place of the transaction

Outside a trading venue

       

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities

a)

Name

MIKE WATTS

2

Reason for the notification

 

a)

Position/status

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

SOCO INTERNATIONAL PLC

b)

LEI

549300DDKLXYLLO4N524

4

Details of the transaction(s): section to be rpeated 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

ORDINARY SHARES OF £0.05 EACH

 

Identification code

GB00B572ZV91

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Shares under the SOCO International plc 2014 Deferred Bonus Plan

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

Price(s)

£0.00

 

Volume(s)

134,736

d)

Aggregated information

N/A single transaction

e)

Date of the transaction

26/04/2018

f)

Place of the transaction

Outside a trading venue

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities

a)

Name

ANTONY MARIS

2

Reason for the notification

 

a)

Position/status

Chief Operating Officer

b)

Initial notification /Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

SOCO INTERNATIONAL PLC

b)

LEI

549300DDKLXYLLO4N524

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

ORDINARY SHARES OF £0.05 EACH

 

Identification code

GB00B572ZV91

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Shares under the SOCO International plc 2014 Deferred Bonus Plan

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

Price(s)

£0.00

 

Volume(s)

95,268

d)

Aggregated information

N/A single transaction

e)

Date of the transaction

26/04/2018

f)

Place of the transaction

Outside a trading venue

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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