Director Dealings News



Bwin.party CEO and chairman show support after losses widen

Fri, 29 August 2014

Purchases were made by both the chief executive officer and chairman of Bwin.party on Friday after the online gaming group posted wider first half losses. Chief executive Norbert Teufelberger acquire... [more]

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Glencore non-exec stumps up after buyback announcement

Thu, 28 August 2014

After recent results came in slightly ahead of consensus forecasts at Glencore, independent non-executive director Patrice Merrin has dipped into her pocket to buy shares in the company. Merrin bough... [more]


SABMiller chairman adds 3,000 shares ahead of departure next year

Wed, 27 August 2014

The out-going chairman of drinks giant SABMiller, John Manser, has added almost £100,000-worth of shares to his stake in the company. Manser, who is leaving in 2015 after deferring his retiremen... [more]


Partnership Assurance chief shows support in face of plunging annuities

Tue, 26 August 2014

The chief executive officer of Partnership Assurance has acquired 100,000 shares in the annuities provider. Steve Groves, who joined the company in 2005, paid 117p per share, spending a total of ... [more]


BAE Systems non-exec cashes in 50,000 shares

Fri, 22 August 2014

Paul Anderson, a non-executive director of aerospace, defence and securities giant BAE Systems, has cashed in 50,000 shares. The shares were sold at 442.2p each, giving the deal a total trade value o... [more]

Burberry CEO trades in shares post-vesting

Thu, 21 August 2014

Christopher Bailey, the new chief executive of Burberry, has traded in more than £1m-worth of shares in the fashion label. The shares were recieved by Bailey after they vested under the company'... [more]

Executive Director at Development Securities grows stake

Wed, 20 August 2014

Richard Upton, an executive director of Development Securities, has purchased 72,450 shares, taking his stake in the company to just under 2.7m shares. The shares were acquired at 205p each, with Upt... [more]

Pakistan legislators to meet as protesters call for reform

Wed, 20 August 2014

Led by former cricket player Imran Khan, protesters in Pakistan's capital Islamabad marched in their thousands on the country's parliament in a plea for a government reform. Pakistan's political lead... [more]

Inchcape non-exec stumps up £200,000 to double stake

Tue, 19 August 2014

Inchcape non-executive Till Vestring has forked out almost £200,000 on shares in the car dealer, a few weeks after recent interim results painted an encouraging picture for the company. Vestring... [more]

Michael Page chairman grows stake after strong Q1 results

Mon, 18 August 2014

The chairman of Michael Page International on Friday purchased 44,987 shares in the group, growing his stake in the recruitment company above 138,000 shares. Robin Buchanan paid 442.3p a piece, spend... [more]

Tarsus exec tops up stake after recent share-price weakness

Fri, 15 August 2014

Robert Ware, a non-executive director at Tarsus, has used the recent dip in the media group's share price to top up his stake. The business-to-business company, which works in the exhibitions, confer... [more]

BAE boss exercises options and sells shares worth £0.79m

Wed, 13 August 2014

Ian King, the boss of BAE Systems, lifted his stake in the defence outfit on Wednesday after exercising options as part of the group's executive share option plan. King, who was appointed chief execu... [more]

RBS hands directors £3.5m in shares

Tue, 12 August 2014

Royal Bank of Scotland on Tuesday handed 10 directors share allowances worth £3.5m under a new plan by the bank to work around strict rules on bonuses. The directors were given just under 1.02m ... [more]

Huntsworth chairman stocks up as CEO announces departure plans

Mon, 11 August 2014

Lord Myners, the chairman of communications group Hunstworth, has upped his stake in the company with the purchase of 100,000 shares as the group announced the intention of its chief executive to step... [more]

Liontrust CEO offloads a further £1.15m of shares

Fri, 08 August 2014

The chief executive of Liontrust, John Ions, made nearly £1.2m from offloading shares in the asset management firm, the company revealed on Friday. Ions, who joined Liontrust's board in May 2010... [more]

International Personal Finance NED buys as market blinded by risks

Thu, 07 August 2014

After shares of International Personal Finance fell by around £1 in recent weeks, after a solid set of interim results slightly soiled by admission of increased regulatory burden and a reduction ... [more]

Sage chairman shows support for new CEO

Wed, 06 August 2014

After the confirmation that Stephen Kelly was to succeed Guy Berruyer as chief executive officer of Sage chairman Donald Brydon proved his confidence in the appointment with the purchase of £55,7... [more]

First Quantum dips after president sells

Tue, 05 August 2014

Shares in miner First Quantum Minerals dipped on Tuesday after president Clive Newall sold a chunk of shares, not long after Q2 results the week before were not universally cheered during what is a bi... [more]

British American Tobacco director sells off LTIP share awards

Mon, 04 August 2014

John Benedict ('Ben') Stevens, the head of finance at British American Tobacco, has sold nearly £0.7m-worth of shares in the cigarette maker. After being awarded 39,142 shares under the company'... [more]

Astrazeneca chairman add 6,000 shares

Fri, 01 August 2014

Improved full year guidance ensured Astrazeneca shares proved popular with board members this week, with chairman Leif Johansson adding a further 6,000 shares to his stake in the drugs maker. The sha... [more]

Tate & Lyle chairman tops up stake with another 10,000 shares

Thu, 31 July 2014

The chairman of FTSE 250-listed Tate & Lyle, Peter Gershon, added £63,800-worth of shares in the sugar and sweeteners group. Gershon, who is also the chairman of National Grid, paid 638p for... [more]

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]

FTSE 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Fresnillo 962.00 2.29 16:59
AstraZeneca 4,567.00 1.95 17:07
RSA Insurance Group 458.20 1.91 17:07
St James's Place 717.00 1.85 17:05
Randgold Resources Ltd. 5,085.00 1.60 17:07

FTSE 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Tesco 229.95 -6.64 17:07
Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets 177.50 -5.03 17:07
Sainsbury (J) 290.30 -4.35 17:09
CRH 1,397.00 -2.03 17:05
Marks & Spencer Group 429.90 -1.87 17:07