Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) (the “Company”) announces it was notified that Matthew Emmens, the Company’s Chairman, sold 36,375 Ordinary Shares in the Company (“Shares”) today at an average sale price of £32.8309. The Shares were sold on the London Stock Exchange.
Following the above transaction, Mr Emmens holds 20,399 Shares and 5,872 American Depositary Shares in the Company (“ADSs”). Each ADS represents three Shares.
This notification is to satisfy the Company’s obligations under 3.1.4(R)(1)(a) of the Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
Deputy Company Secretary
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Notes to editors
Shire enables people with life-altering conditions to lead better lives.
Our strategy is to focus on developing and marketing innovative specialty medicines to meet significant unmet patient needs.
We provide treatments in Neuroscience, Rare Diseases, Gastrointestinal and Internal Medicine and we are developing treatments for symptomatic conditions treated by specialist physicians in other targeted therapeutic areas.
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