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RNS Number : 8360T

Funding Circle Holdings PLC

29 March 2021

29 March 2021

LEI: 2138003EK6UAINBBUS19

Funding Circle Holdings plc ("the Company")

Notification of Transaction in Shares by Person Discharging Managerial Responsibility

The Company announces that it was notified on 29 March 2021 that Samir Desai, the Chief Executive Officer and an Executive Director, purchased 55,300 ordinary shares of 0.1 pence in the Company.

The notification below, made in accordance with the requirements of Article 19 of the Market Abuse Regulation, provides further detail:

 
 1    Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities 
       ("PDMR") or persons closely associated with them ("PCA") 
 a)   Name                       Samir Desai 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 2    Reason for the notification 
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 a)   Position/status            Chief Executive Officer 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 b)   Initial notification/      Initial notification 
       Amendment 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, 
       auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor 
     ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
 a)   Name                       Funding Circle Holdings plc 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 b)   LEI                        2138003EK6UAINBBUS19 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 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             Ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each 
       the financial              GB00BG0TPX62 
       instrument, type 
       of instrument 
       Identification 
       code 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 b)   Nature of the              Acquisition of ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each 
       transaction 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 c)   Price(s) and volume(s)       Price(s)       Volume(s) 
                                    GBP1.795133    9,000 
                                                  ---------- 
                                    GBP1.83        45,200 
                                                  ---------- 
                                    GBP1.8154      1,100 
                                                  ---------- 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 d)   Aggregated information      55,300 
       Aggregated volume:          GBP1.824035 
       Aggregated price: 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 e)   Date of the transaction    29/03/2021 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 f)   Place of the transaction   The London Stock Exchange (XLON) 
     -------------------------  ------------------------------------------------- 
 

Media Enquiries:

Funding Circle

press@fundingcircle.com (020 3667 2245)

Headland

Mike Smith ( 020 3805 4822 )

Stephen Malthouse ( 020 3805 4822 )

About Funding Circle:

Funding Circle (LSE: FCH) is a small and medium enterprise ("SME") loans platform. Since launching in 2010, investors and lenders across Funding Circle's geographies - including banks, asset management companies, insurance companies, government-backed entities, retail investors and funds - have lent more than GBP11.5 billion to 100,000 businesses globally.

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