SHIRE PLC: PDMR Share Dealing
PDMR Share Dealing
December 5, 2012 - Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) announces that it was notified today that on December 4, 2012, Tatjana May exercised options over 80,000 Shire plc ordinary shares of 5p each ("Shares"). These options were granted under the 2000 Executive Share Option Scheme. Ms May chose to use a net settled cashless exercise facility run by the Company.
Number of Exercise Number of Number of Average sale
price Shares Shares price
20,000 £12.57 6,110 3,614 £18.28351
60,000 £5.585 41,486 24,536 £18.28351
1 Shares sold to satisfy Ms May's personal tax liabilities.
This notification relates to disclosures made in accordance with 3.1.4(R)(1)(a) of the Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
Tony Guthrie Deputy Company Secretary
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Eric Rojas firstname.lastname@example.org +1 781 482 0999
Sarah Elton-Farr email@example.com +44 1256 894157
Notes to editors
Shire enables people with life-altering conditions to lead better lives.
Through our deep understanding of patients' needs, we develop and provide healthcare in the areas of:
* Behavioral Health and Gastro Intestinal conditions
* Rare Diseases * Regenerative Medicine as well as other symptomatic conditions treated by specialist physicians. We aspire to imagine and lead the future of healthcare, creating value for patients, physicians, policymakers, payors and our shareholders.
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