Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Benchmark Holdings Plc LSE:BMK London Ordinary Share GB00BGHPT808 ORD 0.1P
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  -2.75 -4.3% 61.25 59.50 63.00 66.00 61.00 66.00 146,260 16:35:06
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 105.6 -22.6 -5.3 - 410

Benchmark Holdings PLC Director Dealings

31/03/2021 3:41pm

UK Regulatory (RNS & others)

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Benchmark Holdings PLC

31 March 2021

31 March 2021


("Benchmark" or the "Company" or the "Group")


The Company has been informed that Yngve Myhre, Non-Executive Director, purchased 50,000 ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each in Benchmark ("Ordinary Shares") at a price of 58 pence per share on 29 March 2021 and purchased 150,000 Ordinary Shares at a price of 59 pence per share on 30 March 2021, both purchases being made by Nima Invest AS, a company solely owned by Mr Myhre.

Following this transaction, Mr Myhre's total beneficial interest in the Company is 1,000,000 Ordinary Shares, representing approximately 0.15 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                        Yngve Myhre through Nima Invest AS, a 
                                   company solely owned by Mr Myhre. 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 
 2    Reason for the notification 
 a)   Position/status             Non-Executive Director 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 
 b)   Initial notification        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 
 a)   Description of the          0.1p ordinary shares 
       financial instrument, 
       type of instrument          ISIN: GB00BGHPT808 
       Identification code 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 
 b)   Nature of the transaction             Purchase of shares 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 
 c)   Price(s) and volume(s)       Price(s)     Volume(s) 
                                    58 pence     50,000 
                                     59 pence     150,000 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 
 d)   Aggregated information 
       - Aggregated volume          50,000 
       - Price                      58 pence 
                                    59 pence 
       - Aggregated total           GBP29,000.00 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 
 e)   Date of the transaction     29 March 2021 
                                   30 March 2021 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 
 f)   Place of the transaction    London Stock Exchange, AIM 
     --------------------------  -------------------------------------- 


  Benchmark Holdings plc                           Tel: 020 7920 3150 
   Ivonne Cantu, Investor Relations Director 
   Rachel Aninakwah, Communications 
   Numis                                            Tel: 020 7260 1000 
   Freddie Barnfield/ Duncan Monteith (NOMAD) 
   Katie Hunt / Reg Hoare /Alistair de Kare-Silver  Tel: 020 3128 8742 
                                                       07551 170 451 
   Notes to Editors: 
   Benchmark challenges the status 
   quo in aquaculture. Since 2000, 
   Benchmark has consistently worked 
   to build a technology-rich platform 
   in the areas of genetics, nutrition, 
   animal health and knowledge services, 
   to serve its customers, helping 
   them take control of their biological 
   environment to improve yield 
   and efficiency in a sustainable 
   The Company has leading positions 
   in its core markets and established 
   R&D, manufacturing and distribution 
   capabilities to serve all the 
   major aquaculture markets. Benchmark 
   operates in 27 countries in five 
   continents and as at 30 November 
   2018, it employed 1,080 people. 
   For further information on Benchmark 
   please visit 

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