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Ceres Power Holdings plc
30 April 2019
 

30 April 2019

 

Ceres Power Holdings plc

("Ceres Power" or the "Company")

 

Grant of Share Options under the Sharesave Scheme

Ceres Power Holdings plc (AIM: CWR) announces the grant of options on 29 April 2019 under the Ceres Power Sharesave Scheme (the "Scheme").  The Scheme is an 'all employee share scheme' which is available annually to all employees subject to qualifying conditions, which was approved by the HM Revenue & Customs, and which was introduced to encourage wider employee share ownership of the Company.

Options to purchase a total of 581,543 ordinary shares of 10 pence of the Company ("Ordinary Shares") have been granted.  These options will be exercisable between 1 June 2022 and 30 November 2022 at an exercise price of 126.6p per share.

Included in the above is the grant of options to the following Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities ("PDMR"):

Phil Caldwell (CEO) 7,109; Richard Preston (CFO) 7,109; Mark Selby (CTO) 14,218; and James Falla (COO) 14,218.

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

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Philip Caldwell

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chief Executive Officer, Director

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial Notification

3

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

a)

Name

Ceres Power Holdings plc

b)

LEI

213800N7AAHSXQUOA733

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, type of instrument

Identification code

Sharesave options over 10p ordinary shares                                                            

ISIN GB00BG5KQW09

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Share Options under the Sharesave Scheme

c)

Price(s) and volume(s) 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

7,109

d)

Aggregated information 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

7,109

e)

Date of the transaction

29 April 2019

f)

Place of the transaction 

N/A

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Richard Preston

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chief Financial Officer, Director

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial Notification

3

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

a)

Name

Ceres Power Holdings plc

b)

LEI

213800N7AAHSXQUOA733

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, type of instrument

Identification code

Sharesave options over 10p ordinary shares                                                            

ISIN GB00BG5KQW09

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Share Options under the Sharesave Scheme

c)

Price(s) and volume(s) 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

7,109

d)

Aggregated information 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

7,109

e)

Date of the transaction

29 April 2019

f)

Place of the transaction 

N/A

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Mark Selby

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chief Technology Officer

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial Notification

3

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

a)

Name

Ceres Power Holdings plc

b)

LEI

213800N7AAHSXQUOA733

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, type of instrument

Identification code

Sharesave options over 10p ordinary shares                                                            

ISIN GB00BG5KQW09

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Share Options under the Sharesave Scheme

c)

Price(s) and volume(s) 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

14,218

d)

Aggregated information 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

14,218

e)

Date of the transaction

29 April 2019

f)

Place of the transaction 

N/A

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

James Falla

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chief Operating Officer

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial Notification

3

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

a)

Name

Ceres Power Holdings plc

b)

LEI

213800N7AAHSXQUOA733

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, type of instrument

Identification code

Sharesave options over 10p ordinary shares                                                            

ISIN GB00BG5KQW09

b)

Nature of the transaction

Grant of Share Options under the Sharesave Scheme

c)

Price(s) and volume(s) 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

14,218

d)

Aggregated information 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

126.6 pence

14,218

e)

Date of the transaction

29 April 2019

f)

Place of the transaction 

N/A

 

 

 

 

 

Ceres Power Holdings plc

Phil Caldwell, CEO

Richard Preston, CFO


Tel: +44 (0)1403 273 463

 

Investec Bank plc (Nominated Adviser and Broker)

Jeremy Ellis / Patrick Robb / Richard Short


 

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7597 4000

 

Berenberg (Joint Broker)

Ben Wright / Mark Whitmore


 

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3207 7800

 

Powerscourt

Peter Ogden/James White/Niall Walsh

 


 

Tel: +44 (0) 207 250 1446

 

Notes to Editors:

 

About Ceres Power

Ceres Power is a world leader in low cost, next generation fuel cell technology for use in distributed power products that reduce operating costs, lower CO2, SOx and NOx emissions, increase efficiency and improve energy security. Ceres Power's unique, patented SteelCell® technology generates power from widely available fuels at high efficiency and is manufactured using standard processing equipment and conventional materials such as steel, meaning that it can be mass produced at an affordable price for domestic and business use. Ceres Power offers its partners the opportunity to develop power systems and products using its unique SteelCell® technology and know-how, combined with the opportunity to supply the SteelCell® in volume through its manufacturing partners. For further information please visit: http://www.cerespower.com/


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