27 September 2018

SOCO International plc ("SOCO" or "the Company")


Notification of Transactions of Director

The Company was notified on 26 September 2018 that, on the same day, Dr Mike Watts, Managing Director of the Company, bought 9,536 SOCO International plc ordinary shares of £0.05 each ("Shares") at a purchase price of £0.9055 per Share. The Shares were purchased on the open market pursuant to a trading plan entered into on 9 February 2017.

Following this transaction, which represents 0.003% of the issued share capital of the Company (excluding shares held in treasury), Dr Mike Watts holds 456,864 Shares, representing 0.138% of the issued share capital of the Company (excluding shares held in treasury).


For further information, please contact:

SOCO International plc

Tony Hunter, Company Secretary

Tel: 020 7603 1515


1 Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities


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


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 ACQUISITION OF SHARES.

c) Price(s) and volume(s) PRICE(S)£0.9055
VOLUME(S) 9,536

d) Aggregated information
- Aggregated volume 9,536
- Price £8,634.85

e) Date of the transaction 26/09/2018

f) Place of the transaction LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE, XLON


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