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

05.05.2022 / 21:32
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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 Mr. Andreas Opfermann
2 Reason for the notification
a) Position/status Executive VP, Clean Energy
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
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
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 387 Options over Ordinary Shares (expiring on
01 June 2022) at an exercise price of US$1.92 per share and the subsequent sale of 186 Ordinary Shares at a market price of US$311.55 per share to pay the exercise price and taxes; no other shares were sold. Mr. Opfermann held the 201 shares remaining from the exercise.
c) Price(s) and volume(s) Price(s) Volume(s)
    US$1.92 387 Options
    US$311.55 186 Ordinary Shares
d) Aggregated information Price Aggregated volume
    N/A N/A
e) Dates of the transactions 3 May 2022
f) Place of the transactions New York Stock Exchange
g) Additional Information  

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Language: English
Company: Linde plc
Forge, 43 Church Street West
GU21 6HT Woking, Surrey
United Kingdom

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