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

17.02.2021 / 20:54
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Notification of Transactions by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities and Persons Closely Associated with them

[This form is required for disclosure of transactions under Article 19 of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014 on market abuse (Market Abuse Regulation)]

1 Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated
a) Name Ms. Kelcey E. Hoyt
2 Reason for the notification
a) Position/status Principal Accounting Officer
b) Initial Notification Amendment Initial notification
 
3 Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name Linde public limited company
b) LEI 8945002PAZHZLBGKGF02
4 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 transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial instrument,
type of
instrument
Identification code
Share Options ("Options")
Ordinary Shares

International Securities Identification Number (ISIN): IE00BZ12WP82

German Securities Identification Number (Wertpapierkennnummer, WKN): A2D SYC

Ticker Symbol: LIN
b) Nature of the transactions Exercise of options over Ordinary Shares and disposal of
Ordinary Shares

The exercise of 2,675 options over Ordinary Shares at an exercise price of US$110.58 and the withholding of 1,663 Ordinary Shares by Linde plc at a market price of US$251.71 to cover the exercise price and tax withholdings, resulting in 1,012 net shares that were sold at a price of US$251.73 and the exercise of 3,995 options over Ordinary Shares at an exercise price of US$109.68 and the withholding of 2,448 Ordinary Shares by Linde plc at a market price of US$251.67 to cover the exercise price and tax withholdings, resulting in 1,547 net shares that were sold at a weighted average price of US$251.61
c) Price(s) and volume(s) Price(s) Volume(s)
    Exercise
    US$110.58 2,675 Options
    Disposal
    US$251.71 1,663 Ordinary Shares
    US$251.73 1,012 Ordinary Shares
    Exercise
    US$109.68 3,995 Options
    Disposal  
    US$251.67 2,448 Ordinary Shares
    US$251.61 1,547 Ordinary Shares
d) Aggregated information Price Aggregated volume
    N/A N/A
e) Dates of the transactions 12 FEB 2021
f) Place of the transactions New York Stock Exchange
g) Additional Information 1,663 Ordinary Shares were withheld (at a per share price of US$251.71) and 2,448 Ordinary Shares were withheld (at a per share price of US$251.67) by Linde plc to cover the exercise price of options over 2,675 and 3,995 Ordinary Shares, respectively and taxes.


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Language: English
Company: Linde plc
The Priestley Centre, 10 Priestley Road
GU2 7XY Guildford
United Kingdom
Internet: www.linde.com

 
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