RNS Number : 9786Z
Charles Stanley Group PLC
20 December 2017

Charles Stanley Group PLC(the'Company')

Transaction notification

In accordance with Article 19 of the Market Abuse Regulations, the Company announces the grant of options by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility ("PDMRs").

Under the terms of the Company's all employee 2017/18 Save As You Earn Scheme ('SAYE') the following options were granted on 20 December 2017 to PDMRs to buy shares at an option price of†£3.23†per share.

PDMR

Number of options granted

Savings term

Options exercisable between

Ben Money-Coutts

300

3 years

1 February 2021 and 31 July 2021

The Notification of Dealing Form can be found below.

1.††

Det ails of t he p er sons dis c ha r ging m a nag er ial re sponsib i li t i e s / p er son c los e ly asso c ia te d

a)

Name

Ben Money-Coutts

b)

Position/status

Chief Financial Officer

c)

Initial notification/

amendment

Initial notification

2.

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

a)

Name

Charles Stanley Group PLC

b)

LEI††††††

213800LBSEGKE5MCYC90

3.

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 transaction(s) has been conducted

a)

Descriptionofthe financial†instrument

Ordinary shares of 25 pence each ('Ordinary Shares')

ISIN: GB0006556046

b)

Nature ofthe transaction

Options granted under the Charles Stanley Group PLC Save As You Earn (SAYE) Scheme

c)

Price(s)and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

£3.23

300

d)

Aggregated information

-Aggregated volume

-Price

n/a (single transaction)

e)

Date ofthe transaction

2017-12-20

f)

Placeofthe transaction

Grant of options occurred outside a trading venue

Julie Ung

Company Secretary

Charles Stanley Group PLC LEI:†213800LBSEGKE5MCYC90

For further information, please contact:

Charles Stanley

Joanne Higginson

PR Manager

Via Redleaf

Canaccord Genuity

Andrew Buchanan

020 7523 4661

Peel Hunt

Guy Wiehahn

020 7418 8893

Redleaf Communications

Charlie Geller

020 7382 4730

CScapitalmarkets@redleafpr.com

Notes to editors:

Charles Stanley traces its origins to 1792 and is one of the oldest firms on the London Stock Exchange.† Charles Stanley today provides holistic wealth management services to private clients, charities and smaller institutions.† These are delivered by over 450 professionals located in 22 offices throughout the UK, both direct to clients and to intermediaries.† Our services include investment portfolio management and financial planning, supported by in-house administration and custody for investment portfolios, SIPPs and ISAs to enhance the quality of service provided.† In addition, Charles Stanley Direct provides an award winning direct to customer Execution-only dealing platform for equities and funds.


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