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RNS Number : 8131V

Aptitude Software Group PLC

11 August 2020

APTITUDE SOFTWARE GROUP plc (the "Company")

Director/PDMR Shareholding

The Company has been notified that on 11 August 2020, Shirley Whiting, spouse of Peter Whiting, a Non-Executive Director of the Company, sold 3,000 Ordinary Shares of 7 1/3 pence each in the share capital of the Company ("Ordinary Shares") from her personal holding and subsequently repurchased 3,000 Ordinary Shares for her ISA.

Following these transactions, Peter Whiting's total beneficial interest in Ordinary Shares, including those held by his spouse, remains unchanged, at 16,332 Ordinary Shares, representing 0.03% of the Company's issued share capital.

The below notification, made in accordance with the requirements of article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, gives further details:

 
 1.   Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person 
       closely associated 
 a)   Name                              Shirley Whiting 
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 2.   Reason for the notification 
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 a)   Position/status                   PCA to Peter Whiting (Non-Executive 
                                         Director) 
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 b)   Initial notification/Amendment    Initial notification 
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 3.   Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, 
       auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor 
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 a)   Name                              Aptitude Software Group plc 
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 b)   LEI                               2138009VHA1WI2VKMA28 
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 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 
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 a)   Description of the financial      Ordinary Shares of 7 1/3 pence 
       instrument, type of instrument    each 
     --------------------------------  ------------------------------------------ 
 b)   Identification code               ISIN: GB00BJV2F804 
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 c)   Nature of the transaction              1) Sale of Ordinary Shares by 
                                              Shirley Whiting 
                                              2) Purchase of Ordinary Shares 
                                              by Shirley Whiting into her 
                                              ISA 
     --------------------------------  ------------------------------------------ 
 d)   Price(s) and volume(s)             Number of shares    Price per share 
                                                  1) 3,000            1) 416.00p 
                                                   2) 3,000            2) 417.00p 
                                                             -------------------- 
     --------------------------------  ------------------------------------------ 
 e)        Aggregated information       n/a 
             *    Aggregate volume 
 
 
             *    Price 
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 f)   Date of the transaction                1) 11 August 2020 
                                              2) 11 August 2020 
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 g)   Place of the transaction               1) London Stock Exchange (XLON) 
                                              sale 
                                              2) London Stock Exchange (XLON) 
                                              purchase 
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 Name of authorised official of         Georgina Sharley, Company Secretary, 
  issuer responsible for making          Aptitude Software Group plc 
  notification: 
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Contacts

   Georgina Sharley Company Secretary                                   07912 894439 

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