HSBC Holdings PLC HSBA Director/PDMR Shareholding

  HSBC Holdings PLC (HSBA) - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 9323R
HSBC Holdings PLC
23 November 2012






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



This notification relates to a transaction notified in accordance with DTR
3.1.2 R and 3.1.4 R (1)(a)



1  Name of the issuer
   HSBC Holdings plc
2  Name of the person discharging managerial responsibilities or, where
   applicable, the name of the person connected with a person discharging
   managerial responsibilities
   S T Gulliver, a person discharging managerial responsibilities
3  Description of shares (including class), debentures, derivatives or any
   other financial instruments relating to shares
   Shares of €5.00 each in HSBC France, a subsidiary of the Issuer
4  State the nature of the transaction
   Disposal of a Director's qualification share (representing less than 0.01
   per cent of the shares in issue of HSBC France), consequent upon his
   retirement as a Director on 22 November 2012.
5  Number of shares, derivatives or any other financial instruments relating
   to shares acquired
   N/A
6  Number of shares, derivatives or any other financial instruments relating
   to shares disposed
   1 share in HSBC France
7  Price per share or value of transaction
   €5.00
8  Date and place of transaction
   22 November 2012, Paris
9  Date issuer informed of transaction
   23 November 2012
10 Total holding following notification
   Nil (HSBC France shares)
11 Name of duly authorised officer/official of issuer responsible for making
   notification
   Peter Harvey, Senior Assistant Secretary, 020 7992 1401
12 Date of notification
   23 November 2012



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