StatPro Group PLC – Issue of Equity and PDMR dealing





3 October 2017

StatPro Group plc                   

Issue of Equity and PDMR dealing

The Company has allotted and issued 15,642 ordinary shares of 1 penny each (“Ordinary Shares”) following the exercise of options by Neil Smyth (a PDMR) pursuant to the Company’s share option scheme. The Company has made application for the 15,642 new Ordinary Shares to be admitted to trading on AIM.  Admission is expected to occur on 6 October 2017.

Following Admission, the Company shall have 67,829,292 Ordinary Shares in issue, including 3,098,713 Ordinary Shares held in treasury. The Company therefore has 64,730,579 Ordinary Shares each with voting rights, and that figure may be used by shareholders in the Company as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the share capital of the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority’s Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

1 Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated
a) Name Neil Smyth
2 Reason for the notification
a) Position/status PDMR
b)  Initial notification /Amendment Initial notification
3 Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name StatPro Group PLC
b)  LEI
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 1 pence each 





b)  Nature of the transaction Exercise of options
c) Price(s) and volume(s)
Price(s) Volume(s)
100p 15,642


d) Aggregated information 

– Aggregated volume




– Price

 Price(s) Volume(s)
100p 15,642


e) Date of the transaction 2 October 2017
f) Place of the transaction Non market trade (XOFF)

The above notifications are made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation.



StatPro Group plc
Justin Wheatley, Chief Executive 020 8410 9876
Andrew Fabian, Finance Director
Panmure Gordon – Nomad and Broker
Corporate Finance – Freddy Crossley / Fabien Holler 020 7886 2500
Corporate Broking – Tom Salvesen / James Stearns
Instinctif Partners
Adrian Duffield / Chris Birt 020 7457 2020


About StatPro

StatPro is a global provider of award winning portfolio analytics solutions for the investment community. The Group’s cloud-based platform provides vital analysis of portfolio performance, attribution, risk and compliance. This multi-asset class analytics platform helps StatPro’s clients increase assets under management, improve client service, meet tough regulations and reduce costs. The Group’s integrated and global data coverage includes over 3.2 million securities such as equities, bonds, mutual funds, FX rates, futures, options, OTCs, sector classifications and much else besides. StatPro also covers most families of benchmarks including MSCI, FTSE, Russell, NASDAQ and the open source Freedom Index. The Group has operations in Europe, North America, South Africa, Asia and Australia, with hundreds of clients in 39 countries around the world. StatPro has grown its Annualised Recurring Revenue from less than £1 million in 1999 to around £53 million at end June 2017. Over 75% of recurring revenues are generated outside the UK. StatPro Group plc shares are listed on AIM


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