Regulatory News

Director/PDMR Shareholding

24 May 2022

Equals (AIM:EQLS), a leading fintech payments group focused on the SME marketplace, announces that that Sian Herbert, Non-Executive Director, purchased 23,000 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Company (‘Ordinary Shares’) at a price of 85.97 pence per Ordinary Share on 20 May 2022.  Following this purchase of shares, she now holds 77,800 Ordinary Shares, representing 0.04% of its issued share capital.

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


1Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated
a) Name Sian Herbert
2Reason for the notification
a) Position/status Non-Executive Director
b) Initial notification /Amendment Initial notification
3Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name Equals Group plc
b) LEI 213800CPI5S2GYB3RI27
4Details 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
Ordinary Shares of £0.01 each
b) Nature of the transaction Purchase of ordinary shares
c) Price(s) and volume(s)
Price No. of shares
85.97p 23,000
d) Aggregated information
- Aggregated volume
- Price
n/a single transaction
e) Date of the transaction 20 May 2022
f) Place of the transaction London Stock Exchange, AIM



For more information, please contact:

Equals Group plc  
Ian Strafford-Taylor, CEO
Richard Cooper, CFO
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7778 9308
Canaccord Genuity (Nominated Advisor / Broker)  
Max Hartley / Georgina McCooke
Alex Aylen (Sales)
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7523 8150
Buchanan (Financial Communications)  
Henry Harrison-Topham / Steph Whitmore / Toto Berger
[email protected]
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7466 5000


Notes to Editors:

Equals Group is a technology-led international payments group augmented by highly personalised service for the payment needs of SMEs whether these be FX, card payments or via Faster Payments.  Founded in 2007, the Group listed on AIM in 2014 and currently employs around 265 staff across sites in London and Chester.  For more information, please visit