SDI Group plc
("SDI", "SDI Group", "the Company", or "the Group")
SDI Group plc, the AIM quoted group focused on the design and manufacture of scientific and technology products for use in digital imaging and sensing and control applications, announces that it has received notification that Ken Ford, Chairman, has sold 250,000 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Company ("Ordinary Shares"), at a price of 78 pence per Ordinary Share.
Following this sale, Ken Ford holds 1,250,000 Ordinary Shares (1.3% of the Company's issued share capital).
The notification below, made in accordance with requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, provides further details.
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Reason for the Notification
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SDI Group plc
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Description of the Financial instrument, type of instrument
Ordinary Shares of 1 pence each
Nature of the transaction
Sale of shares
Price(s) and volume(s)
· Aggregated volume
Sale of 250,000 shares at a price of 78 pence per ordinary share
Date of the transaction
19 December 2019
Place of the transaction
London Stock Exchange (XLON)
SDI Group plc 01223 320480
Ken Ford, Chairman
Mike Creedon, CEO
Jon Abell, CFO
finnCap Ltd 020 7220 0500
Ed Frisby/Kate Washington - Corporate Finance
Andrew Burdis/Sunila de Silva - ECM
JW Communications 07818 430 877
Julia Wilson - Investor & Public Relations
About SDI Group plc:
SDI designs and manufactures scientific and technology products for use in digital imaging and sensing and control applications including life sciences, healthcare, astronomy, manufacturing, precision optics and art conservation. SDI operates through its company divisions: Atik Cameras, Synoptics, Graticules Optics, Sentek, Astles Control Systems, Applied Thermal Control, MPB Industries and Chell Instruments.
SDI continues to grow by developing its own technology advancements and by improving its global sales channels, as well as through pursuing strategic, complementary acquisitions.
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