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Director Dealings

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Benchmark Holdings PLC
23 May 2022
 

23 May 2022

BENCHMARK HOLDINGS PLC
("Benchmark" or the "Company" or the "Group")

DIRECTOR DEALINGS

The Company has been informed that KRING AS, a company owned by Trond Williksen, Chief Executive Officer, purchased 50,000 ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each in Benchmark ("Ordinary Shares") at a price of 50.2 pence per share on 23 May 2022.

Following this transaction, Trond's total beneficial interest in the Company is 270,000 Ordinary Shares, representing approximately 0.04 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital.

The notification below, made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, provides further detail.

Notification and public disclosure of a transaction by a person discharging managerial responsibilities.

 1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

 

a)

 

Name

 

 

KRING AS

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status

 

 

A company owned by Trond Williksen, 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

 

 

Benchmark Holdings plc

b)

 

LEI

 

 

2138001UQHM4VZGXUJ19

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

 

 

0.1p ordinary shares

 

ISIN: GB00BGHPT808

 

b)

 

Nature of the transaction

 

 

Purchase of shares

 

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

Price(s)

 

Volume(s)

50.2 pence

 

50,000

 



d)

 

Aggregated information

 

- Aggregated volume

 

- Price

 

- Aggregated total

 

 

 

50,000

 

50.2 pence

 

£25,100.00

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

 

23 May 2022

f)

 

Place of the transaction

 

 

London Stock Exchange, AIM

 

 

-Ends-


Benchmark Holdings plc

benchmark@mphc.com

Trond Williksen, CEO

Septima Maguire, CFO

 

Ivonne Cantu, Investor Relations Director

 


 


 

Numis (Broker and NOMAD)

Tel: 020 7260 1000

James Black, Freddie Barnfield, Duncan Monteith


MHP


Katie Hunt, Reg Hoare, Charlie Protheroe

                     Tel: 020 3128 8990                                

benchmark@mhpc.com





Notes to Editors:

About Benchmark

Benchmark is a market leading aquaculture biotechnology company. Benchmark's mission is to drive sustainability in aquaculture by delivering products and solutions in genetics, advanced nutrition and health which improve yield, growth and animal health and welfare.

Through a global footprint in 26 countries and a broad portfolio of products and solutions, Benchmark addresses many of the major aquaculture species - salmon, shrimp, sea bass and sea bream, and tilapia, in all the major aquaculture regions around the world. Find out more at www.benchmarkplc.com

 

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