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Rio Tinto PLC

28 April 2022

 
 
 28 April 2022 
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Shareholdings of persons discharging managerial responsibility (PDMR) / Key Management Personnel (KMP)

Dividend Reinvestment

As part of its dual listed company structure, Rio Tinto notifies dealings in Rio Tinto plc and Rio Tinto Limited securities by PDMR/KMP to both the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Share Plan Account (SPA)

Rio Tinto plc ordinary shares of 10p each and Rio Tinto Limited ordinary shares ('Shares') held in a SPA are eligible for dividend reinvestment whereby cash dividends are used to buy Shares in the market.

On 21 April 2022 the following PDMR/KMP acquired shares in Rio Tinto plc by way of reinvestment of dividends received on shares held in a SPA.

 
 Security                Name of PDMR/KMP     Number of Shares   Price per 
                                               Acquired           Share 
                                                                  GBP 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Cunningham, Peter         1,710.99929     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Stausholm, Jakob            206.19942     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 

On 26 April 2022 the following PDMR/KMP acquired shares in Rio Tinto Limited by way of reinvestment of dividends received on shares held in a SPA.

 
 Security             Name of PDMR/KMP    Number of Shares   Price per 
                                           Acquired           Share 
                                                              AUD 
 Rio Tinto Limited 
  shares              Kaufman, Sinead          1,817.64494    109.2194 
                     ------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto Limited 
  shares              Vella, Ivan                555.73294    109.2194 
                     ------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 

UK Share Plan (UKSP)

The UKSP is an HMRC approved Share Incentive Plan under which qualifying UK employees are able to purchase, on a quarterly basis, Rio Tinto plc shares. Rio Tinto plc shares are purchased out of monthly deductions from salary, and participants are allocated an equivalent number of shares free of charge (UKSP matching shares). Qualifying UK employees are also awarded Free Shares once a year.

Rio Tinto plc shares held in the UKSP are subject to dividend reinvestment whereby cash dividends are used to buy Rio Tinto plc shares in the market.

On 21 April 2022 the following PDMR/KMP acquired shares in Rio Tinto plc by way of reinvestment of dividends received on shares held in a UKSP.

 
 Security                Name of PDMR/KMP     Number of Shares   Price per 
                                               Acquired           Share 
                                                                  GBP 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Baatar, Bold                       34     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Cunningham, Peter                 206     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Stausholm, Jakob                   24     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 

Global Employee Share Plan (myShare)

Under myShare employees are able to purchase, on a quarterly basis, Rio Tinto plc ordinary shares of 10p each, Rio Tinto plc ADRs or Rio Tinto Limited ordinary shares ('Shares'). Shares are purchased out of monthly deductions from salary and participants are allocated an equivalent number of shares or ADRs free of charge ('matching shares' and 'matching ADRs'), conditional upon satisfying the terms of myShare. The matching shares or matching ADRs are subject to a three year holding period, and vest after this period.

Rio Tinto Shares held in myShare are subject to dividend reinvestment whereby cash dividends are used to buy Shares in the market under the terms of myShare.

On 21 April 2022 the following PDMR/KMP acquired Rio Tinto plc shares by way of reinvestment of dividends received on shares held in myShare.

 
 Security                Name of PDMR/KMP     Number of Shares   Price per 
                                               Acquired           Share 
                                                                  GBP 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Baatar, Bold                 40.41187     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Barrios, Alfredo             21.78891     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Cunningham, Peter            51.99479     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Stausholm, Jakob              5.84562     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Trott, Simon                 18.15569     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto plc shares    Vella, Ivan                   2.38542     57.5469 
                        -------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 

On 26 April 2022 the following PDMR/KMP acquired Rio Tinto Limited shares by way of reinvestment of dividends received on shares held in myShare.

 
 Security             Name of PDMR/KMP    Number of Shares   Price per 
                                           Acquired           Share 
                                                              AUD 
 Rio Tinto Limited 
  shares              Kaufman, Sinead             46.16977    109.2194 
                     ------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto Limited 
  shares              Trott, Simon                86.54648    109.2194 
                     ------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 Rio Tinto Limited 
  shares              Vella, Ivan                  14.7439    109.2194 
                     ------------------  -----------------  ---------- 
 

Rio Tinto plc and Rio Tinto Limited dividend reinvestment plans

Rio Tinto plc and Rio Tinto Limited offer a dividend reinvestment plan that gives shareholders the opportunity to use their cash dividends to buy Rio Tinto plc or Rio Tinto Limited shares respectively, in the market.

On 2 May 2022 the following PDMR/KMP will be allocated ordinary shares in Rio Tinto Limited under a dividend reinvestment plan.

 
 Security             Name of PDMR/KMP    Number of Shares   Price per 
                                           Acquired           Share 
                                                              AUD 
 Rio Tinto Limited 
  shares              Vella, Ivan                      427   111.616523 
                     ------------------  -----------------  ----------- 
 

FCA notifications in accordance with the EU Market Abuse Regulation have been issued to the London Stock Exchange contemporaneously with this release.

LEI: 213800YOEO5OQ72G2R82

Classification: 3.1. Information disclosed under article 19 of the Market Abuse Regulation.

 
Contacts  Please direct all enquiries to media.enquiries@riotinto.com 
 
 
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Rio Tinto plc               Rio Tinto Limited 
 6 St James's Square         Level 7, 360 Collins Street 
 London SW1Y 4AD             Melbourne 3000 
 United Kingdom              Australia 
                             T +61 3 9283 3333 
                             Registered in Australia 
 T +44 20 7781 2000          ABN 96 004 458 404 
 Registered in England 
 No. 719885 
 

This announcement is authorised for release to the market by Steve Allen, Rio Tinto's Group Company Secretary.

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