Director / PDMR Shareholding


Aukett Swanke Group Plc (“the Company”) was notified today by Nicholas Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, that on the same day he purchased 125,000 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Company (“Ordinary Shares”) at a price of 2.5 pence per Ordinary Share.

Following this purchase Nicholas Thompson holds 16,802,411 Ordinary Shares in the Company representing 10.17% of the issued share capital of the Company



Aukett Swanke Group Plc – 020 7843 3000

Nicholas Thompson, Chief Executive Officer

Beverley Wright, Chief Financial Officer


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Corporate Finance: Julian Blunt / Giles Rolls

Corporate Broking: Alice Lane


Investor / Media Enquiries

Ben Alexander 07926 054 111


The notifications set out below are provided in accordance with the requirements of Article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

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

a)  Name:  Nicholas Thompson

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:  Aukett Swanke Group Plc
b)  LEI:  213800WWNHLPUBSUK220

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 1p each
Identification code GB0000617950
b)  Nature of the transaction:  Acquisition of ordinary shares of 1p each
c)  Price(s) and volume(s):
Price(s):  2.5 pence per share
Volume(s):  125,000
d)  Aggregated information:

·  Aggregated volume:  n/a (single transaction)

·  Price:  n/a (single transaction)

e)  Date of the transaction:  23 January 2018
f)  Place of the transaction:  London Stock Exchange, AIM Market (XLON)


The information communicated in this announcement is inside information for the purposes of Article 7 of Regulation 596/2014.