Entain PLC

Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 8424R
Entain PLC
09 November 2021
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

09 November 2021

Entain plc

("Entain" or "Company")

 

Notification of Transactions by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility (PDMR)

Or Persons Closely Associated

 

 

Entain plc (LSE: ENT), the global sports betting and gaming group, announces the  purchase of ordinary shares of  €0.01 each in the capital of the Company ("Shares")   on  8 November 2021  as set out below.

 

 

Director / PDMR

Shares held prior to dealing

Nature of Transaction

Number of Shares purchased

Price purchased from the market (pence per Share)

Total Shares held after Transactions

J M Barry Gibson, Chairman of the Board

27,210

Share purchase

975

2049.06p

28,185

Brenda Gibson - Spouse of J M Barry Gibson

39,277

Share Purchase

975

2049.06

40,252

Stella David, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Nil

Share purchase

3,652

2053p

3,652

Mark Gregory, Independent Non-Executive Director

Nil

Share purchase

7,446

2013.867p

7,446

 

Entain Directors hold in aggregate 307,160* Shares (including those of their persons closely associated) equivalent to 0.05% of the Company's issued share capital.

 

*Includes shares held by persons closely associated with the Director / PDMR.

 

Enquiries:

 

Company Secretary

Emily Carey

Investor Relations

[email protected]

 

David Lloyd-Seed, Group Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications

[email protected]

Powerscourt

[email protected]

Rob Greening / Elly Williamson

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7250 1446

 

LEI :213800GNI3K45LQR8L28

 

 

About Entain plc

Entain plc (LSE: ENT) is a FTSE100 company and is one of the world's largest sports-betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector. The Group owns a comprehensive portfolio of established brands; Sports Brands include bwin, Bet.pt, Coral, Crystalbet, Eurobet, Ladbrokes, Neds and Sportingbet; Gaming Brands include CasinoClub, Foxy Bingo, Gala, Gioco Digitale, Ninja Casino, Optibet, partypoker and PartyCasino. The Group owns proprietary technology across all its core product verticals and in addition to its B2C operations provides services to a number of third-party customers on a B2B basis. The Group has also entered into a joint-venture with MGM Resorts to capitalise on the sports betting and gaming opportunity in the US, through BetMGM. Entain provides the technology which powers BetMGM and exclusive games and products, specially developed at its in-house gaming studios. The Group is tax resident in the UK with licenses in a total of 27 regulated markets. Entain is a leader in ESG, a member of FTSE4Good, the DJSI, is AA rated by MSCI and is included in Bloomberg's 50 global leaders in sustainability. The Group has set Science Based Targets, committing to be carbon net zero by 2035 and through the Entain Foundation supports a variety of initiatives, focusing on safer gambling, grassroots sport, diversity in technology and community projects.

 

For more information see the Group's website:  www.entaingroup.com  

 

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

J M Barry Gibson

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chairman of the Board

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

Entain plc

b)

LEI

213800GNI3K45LQR8L28

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 Entain plc of €0.01 each 
 

IM00B5VQMV65

b)

Nature of the transaction

Share purchase

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

2049.06p

 975

 

 

 

d)

Aggregated information

-

Aggregated volume

-

Price

 

 

975 ordinary shares of €0.01 each


2049.06p

e)

Date of the transaction

08 November 2021

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

5

Beneficial shareholding before the transaction (including shares held by associated persons):

27,210 shares

6

Beneficial shareholding after the transaction (including shares held by your associated persons):

 

28,185 shares

 

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Brenda Gibson

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Spouse of Chairman of the Board

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

Entain plc

b)

LEI

213800GNI3K45LQR8L28

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 Entain plc of €0.01 each 
 

IM00B5VQMV65

b)

Nature of the transaction

Share purchase

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

2049.06p

 975

 

 

 

d)

Aggregated information

-

Aggregated volume

-

Price

 

 

975 ordinary shares of €0.01 each


2049.06p

e)

Date of the transaction

08 November 2021

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

5

Beneficial shareholding before the transaction (including shares held by associated persons):

39,277 shares

6

Beneficial shareholding after the transaction (including shares held by your associated persons):

 

40,252 shares

 

 

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Stella David

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Senior Independent Non-executive Director

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

Entain plc

b)

LEI

213800GNI3K45LQR8L28

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 Entain plc of €0.01 each 
 

IM00B5VQMV65

b)

Nature of the transaction

Share purchase

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

2053.00

 3,652

 

d)

Aggregated information

-

Aggregated volume

-

Price

 

3,652 ordinary shares of €0.01 each


2053.00p

e)

Date of the transaction

08 November 2021

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

5

Beneficial shareholding before the transaction (including shares held by associated persons):

Nil

6

Beneficial shareholding after the transaction (including shares held by your associated persons):

 

3,652 shares

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Mark Gregory

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Independent Non-executive Director

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

Entain plc

b)

LEI

213800GNI3K45LQR8L28

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 Entain plc of €0.01 each
 

IM00B5VQMV65

b)

Nature of the transaction

Share purchase

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

2013.867p

 7,446

 

d)

Aggregated information

-

Aggregated volume

-

Price

 

 

7,446 ordinary shares of €0.01 each


2013.867p

e)

Date of the transaction

08 November 2021

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

5

Beneficial shareholding before the transaction (including shares held by associated persons):

Nil

6

Beneficial shareholding after the transaction (including shares held by your associated persons):

 

7,446  shares

 

 

 

 

 

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