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Big director share sales this week

Find out which directors are buying and selling shares in their own companies this week
Big director share sales this week

No one knows a company quite as well as its directors, which is why it is worth keeping an eye on director buying and selling. 

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We have combed through UK directors' deals and published the purchases and sales that caught our eyes. Our table is compiled using company announcements, and is not exhaustive. The table is ordered by aggregate value. 


Find out more about the companies whose directors are buying and selling in the links below

Two directors of online grocer Ocado (OCDO) have topped up their stakes, purchasing just under £200,000-worth of shares in total.

Meanwhile, Hargreaves Lansdown (HL.) founder Peter Hargreaves has offloaded shares worth £300m via a placing with institutional investors.

CompanyDirector/PDMRDatePrice (p)Aggregate value (£)
DCCCormac McCarthy11 Feb 20215,71045,678
HalmaDame Louise Makin09 Feb 20212,459245,906
N BrownJoshua Jacob Moshe Alliance11 Feb 2021655,101,720
N BrownJoshua Jacob Moshe Alliance12 Feb 2021652,175,473
OcadoRichard Haythornthwaite10 Feb 20212,67999,809
OcadoJohn Martin12 Feb 20212,59199,990
SafestyleMike Gallacher (ce)10 Feb 202140.548,697
St. Modwen PropertiesSarwjit Sambhi (ce)12 Feb 202139152,025
CompanyDirector/PDMRDatePrice (p)Aggregate value (£)
AshmoreMark Coombs (ce)10 Feb 202147440,290,000
AVEVA GroupDavid Ward (fd)12 Feb 20213,777152,264
CMC MarketsClare Leslie Salmon10 Feb 202140950,008
Dunelm*Will Adderley16 Feb 20211,280192,000,000
Hargreaves Lansdown*Peter Hargreaves17 Feb 20211,535300,000,000
ManoleteSteven Cooklin (ce)9 Feb 2021180450,000
Scapa GroupWendy Baker9 Feb 202122231,718
Sirius Real EstateAndrew Coombs (ce)12 Feb 202191408,479
* Accelerated bookbuilds of 19.5m ords (HL) and 15m ords (DNLM)