Prudential PLC PRU Director/PDMR Shareholding

  Prudential PLC (PRU) - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 7704Q
Prudential PLC
09 November 2012




NOTIFICATION OF  TRANSACTIONS OF  DIRECTORS /  PERSONS DISCHARGING  MANAGERIAL 
RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS

1. Name of the issuer

Prudential plc

2. State whether the notification relates  to (i) a transaction notified  in 
accordance with DTR 3.1.2R; (ii) a disclosure made in accordance LR 9.8.6R(1);
or (iii) a disclosure made in accordance with section 793 of the Companies Act
(2006)

(i)

3. Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director

N A Nicandrou

4. State whether notification  relates to a person  connected with a  person 
discharging managerial responsibilities/director named  in 3 and identify  the 
connected person

Relates to person named in 3 above

5. Indicate  whether the  notification is  in respect  of a  holding of  the 
person referred to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest

Relates to person named in 3 above

6. Description of  shares (including  class), debentures  or derivatives  or 
financial instruments relating to shares

Ordinary shares of 5p each

7. Name of registered  shareholder(s) and, if more  than one, the number  of 
shares held by each of them

Prudential Group Share Incentive Plan Trust (the Trust)

 8. State the nature of the transaction

A purchase was made on  8 November 2012 of ordinary  shares in the Company  by 
Yorkshire Building Society (the Trustee of the Trust) at a price of £8.55  per 
share for the purpose of satisfying the purchase of ordinary shares on  behalf 
of eligible employees (including  executive directors and persons  discharging 
managerial responsibility) who have elected to join the Prudential Group Share
Incentive Plan (the Plan). The Plan has been approved by the Inland Revenue as
a share incentive plan under the Income Tax (Earnings and Pensions) Act 2003.

The number  of  ordinary  shares purchased  on  this  date on  behalf  of  the 
executive director participating in the Plan is set out in Section 9 below:

9. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to  shares 
acquired

N A Nicandrou - 18 ordinary shares

10. Percentage of issued class acquired (treasury shares of that class should
not be taken into account when calculating percentage)

N A Nicandrou - less than 0.000001%



11. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to  shares 
disposed

N/A

 12. Percentage of issued class  disposed (treasury shares of that  class 
should not be taken into account when calculating percentage)

N/A

13. Price per share or value of transaction

£8.55

14. Date and place of transaction

8 November 2012, London

15.  Total  holding  following  notification  and  total  percentage  holding 
following notification (any treasury shares  should not be taken into  account 
when calculating percentage)

N A Nicandrou - 896,877 ordinary shares, less than 0.04%

16. Date issuer informed of transaction

8 November 2012

If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options
by the issuer complete the following boxes

17. Date of grant

N/A

18. Period during which or date on which it can be exercised

N/A

19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the option

N/A

20. Description of shares or debentures involved (class and number)

N/A

21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) or indication that price is to
be fixed at the time of exercise

N/A

22. Total number of  shares or debentures over  which options held  following 
notification

N/A

23. Any additional information

N/A

24. Name of contact and telephone number for queries

Natalie Chung, Group Secretariat, 020 3480 5585



Name of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making notification

Sandra Odell, Assistant Group Secretary, 020 7548 2115

Date of notification

9 November 2012

Prudential plc is not affiliated in any manner with Prudential Financial  Inc, 
a company whose principal place of business is in the United States of America

Notes: This form is intended for use by an issuer to make an RIS  notification 
required by DR 3.3.



(1) An issuer making a notification in respect of a transaction relating to
    the shares or debentures of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 16, 23
    and 24.
(2) An issuer making a notification in respect of a derivative relating the
    shares of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8,13, 14, 16, 23 and
    24.
(3) An issuer making a notification in respect of options granted to a
    director/person discharging managerial responsibilities should complete
    boxes 1 to 3 and 17 to 24.
(4) An issuer making a notification in respect of a financial instrument
    relating to the shares of the issuer (other than a debenture) should
    complete boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 23 and 24.



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