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Tate & Lyle PLC

Notification of transaction by Person Discharging Managerial Responsibilities

Tate & Lyle PLC (the ‘Company’) was informed that 11,298 ordinary shares of 25 pence each in the capital of the Company (‘Shares’) were released on 31 December 2018 to Melissa Law, a Person Discharging Managerial Responsibilities, in accordance with the Restricted Share Award that was granted to her on 24 November 2017. 3,910 shares were withheld to satisfy certain tax obligations arising on the release of the Shares. As a result, Ms. Law acquired and retained a total of 7,388 Shares. For tax purposes, the market value of the Shares, being the average of the two closing prices on the date of the transaction, was 660.0 pence per share. No consideration was paid for the acquisition of these Shares.

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

Claire-Marie O’Grady

Company Secretary

3 January 2019

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

1.   Details of PDMR / person closely associated with them (“PCA”)
a) Name   Melissa Law
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 Tate & Lyle PLC
b) LEI 2138008K14474WPKZ244
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

Identification code

Ordinary shares of 25 pence each in the capital of Tate & Lyle PLC



b) Nature of the transaction Acquisition of shares following the exercise of nil-cost conditional awards over shares for no consideration.
c) Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)    Volume(s)


Nil         7,388


d) Aggregated information


  • Aggregated volume
  • Price





e) Date of the transaction 2018-12-31
f) Place of the transaction Outside a trading venue

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