Director Dealings News



Summit chief buys 30,000 shares

Wed, 30 July 2014

AIM-listed drug developer Summit, which develops therapies for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and C. difficile infection, on Wednesday said its chief executive Glyn Edwards had acquired 30,000 shares. T... [more]


Ashtead directors sell vested shares

Tue, 29 July 2014

Four directors, including the Chief Executive, at industrial rental group Ashtead Group on Monday sold a total of 826,682 following their vesting the same day. Company Chief Geoff Drabble traded in 4... [more]


New Vertu Motors Chairman opens account

Mon, 28 July 2014

The newly appointed Chairman at Vertu Motors, Peter Jones, has bought £171,000 worth of shares in the new and used car dealer. Jones, who will officially take up the role at the start of 2015, p... [more]


Spirit Pub non-exec increase stake by a third

Fri, 25 July 2014

Tony Rice, a non-executive director of Spirit Pub Company, has bought £152,506-worth of shares, increasing his stake by around a third. The addition of the 206,984 shares, which were bought at 7... [more]


Land Securities director acquires 10,000 shares

Thu, 24 July 2014

Cressida Hogg, a Non-Executive Director of Land Securities, has spent £105,000 on 10,000 shares in the real estate investment trust. The purchase marks her only stake in the company. Meanwhile,... [more]

New NXD takes advantage of buying window at SThree

Wed, 23 July 2014

Fiona MacLeod, recently appointed as an independent on the board of specialist staffing company SThree, has taken advantage of the shares trading around six-month lows to buy shares in the company. F... [more]

Braveheart director ups holding after strong results

Tue, 22 July 2014

Trevor Brown, a Non-Executive Director of Braveheart Investment, the AIM-listed investment management group, has purchased a total of 1,675,000 shares in two tranches following the release of its resu... [more]

New Chemring CEO adds £20,000-worth of shares

Mon, 21 July 2014

The Group Chief Executive of defence group Chemring has added a batch of shares worth £20,150 to his stake. Michael Flowers, who was appointed to his current role last month, paid 201.50p for ea... [more]

RM2 International boss buys £0.6m of shares

Fri, 18 July 2014

Pallet manufacturer RM2 International, which floated on the stock market at the start of the year, has announced that its boss John Walsh has bought one million shares in the company. Former banker W... [more]

Breedon Aggregates execs top up stakes after strong H1

Thu, 17 July 2014

Three directors at Breedon Aggregates raised their holdings in the company on Thursday, the same day that it impressed the market with a better-than-expected set of interim results. The board members... [more]

AdEPT boss trims stake with £0.35m share sale

Wed, 16 July 2014

The boss of telecoms group AdEPT offloaded nearly £0.35m of stock on Wednesday, just a week after the company reported better-than-expected annual results. Ian Fishwick, AdEPT's Chief Executive ... [more]

TVC Holdings directors top up their stakes

Tue, 15 July 2014

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of TVC Holdings have invested a combined £0.6m in the investment company this week. The AIM-listed outfit, which had assets of €101... [more]

Recently appointed non-exec takes stake in DS Smith

Mon, 14 July 2014

Recently appointed Non-Executive Director of DS Smith, Ian Griffiths, on Monday purchased 15,000 shares, marking his first stake in the consumer goods packaging firm. The shares were bought for 266.6... [more]

Cenkos Chairman stocks up as shares pass 2009 highs

Fri, 11 July 2014

Non-executive Chairman of AIM-listed broker Cenkos Gerry Aherne purchased 7,700 shares in the firm, equivalent to 0.057% of the company's issued share capital, for a total consideration of £1.79m. Ah... [more]

Mwana Africa directors cheer results success

Thu, 10 July 2014

Mining and development group Mwana Africa said its Non-Executive Interim Chairman had on Thursday acquired himself £15,068-worth of shares, growing his stake by around a fifth. Stuart Morris, who has... [more]

Xcite Energy CFO more than doubles stake to 38,000 shares

Wed, 09 July 2014

In a day of few significant deals, the Chief Financial Officer of oil focused Xcite Energy has significantly increased his stake in the group with the purchase of 38,000 shares. Andrew Fairclough, wh... [more]

Telit Communications CEO continues to grow holding

Tue, 08 July 2014

The Chief Executive and founder of Telit Communications has continued to expand his stake in the group with another two sizeable purchases. Oozi Cats, who last week spent £210.43m on shares, has this... [more]

Avanti Comms directors increase company holdings

Mon, 07 July 2014

Satellite operator Avanti Communications on Monday reported that David Bestwick, its Chief Technology Officer, and Nigel Fox, its Chief Financial Officer, had both increased their holdings in the grou... [more]

Daily Mail General Trust's Chairman sells £15.91m-worth of shares

Fri, 04 July 2014

Viscount Rothermere, the Chairman of Daily Mail and General Trust, has traded in £15.91m-worth of shares in the multi-media and information company. Selling the stock at 860p a piece, Rothermere bene... [more]

CEO of blinkx shows faith after issuing profit warning

Thu, 03 July 2014

The Chief Executive Officer of internet company blinkx has made a show of faith with the purchase of 250,000 shares following Tuesday's profit warning. Subhransu Mukherjee, who joined the group in 20... [more]

eg solutions Chief trades in 1.21m shares

Wed, 02 July 2014

Elizabeth Gooch, the acting Chief Executive Officer of eg solutions has traded in a total of 1.21m shares at 52p each, the software company said on Wednesday. Of these, 120,000 were acquired by the c... [more]

AstraZeneca Chief buys round of shares worth £2m

Tue, 01 July 2014

AstraZeneca's Chief Executive Officer, Pascal Soriot, has spent £2m on shares, the drugs giant announced on Tuesday. The director, who has held his role since October 2012, paid 4,345p for each of th... [more]

NMC Health CEO and founder buys 10m shares

Mon, 30 June 2014

United Arab Emirates-based NMC Health saw its shares jump on Monday after its Chief Executive Officer and founder, B.R. Shetty, purchased 10m shares from its largest shareholder, H.E. Al Qebaisi. The... [more]

Petroceltic board stocks up after placing approved

Fri, 27 June 2014

The board members of oil and gas company Petroceltic International has purchased a round of shares at 157p each following the placing announced last month, the second tranche of which was approved on ... [more]

AstraZeneca CFO adds £868,000-worth of shares

Thu, 26 June 2014

The Chief Financial Officer of drug maker AstraZeneca has shown his faith in the group following a setback on Thursday, which saw an advisory committee to the US Food and Drug Association vote against... [more]

FTSE 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Barclays 228.40 4.24 17:05
Travis Perkins 1,689.00 2.67 16:59
Royal Bank of Scotland Group 362.90 2.51 16:59
Capita 1,235.00 1.65 16:42
Reckitt Benckiser Group 5,295.00 1.44 16:55

FTSE 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Antofagasta 816.00 -4.56 16:40
GKN 351.90 -4.02 17:07
Sainsbury (J) 313.80 -2.94 17:11
Compass Group 983.00 -2.48 17:07
BHP Billiton 2,048.00 -2.29 17:07