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Rio Tinto - Director/PDMR Shareholding

Thu 22nd April, 2021 4:31pm
RNS Number : 3557W
Rio Tinto PLC
22 April 2021

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


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).


Global Employee Share Plan (myShare)


Under myShare employees are able to purchase, on a quarterly basis, Rio Tinto plc ordinary shares of 10p each 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 free of charge ('matching shares'), conditional upon satisfying the terms of myShare. The matching shares are subject to a three year holding period, and vest after this period.


Upon vesting, on 19 April 2021, the following PDMR/KMP received matching shares under myShare, of which sufficient were sold on 20 April 2021 to pay applicable withholding tax and other deductions.



Name of PDMR/KMP

No: of Matching Shares Granted

No: of Shares Vested*

No: of Shares Sold

Price per Share Sold

No: of Shares Retained

Rio Tinto plc


Baatar, Bold







 60.18885 GBP




Rio Tinto plc


Barrios, Alfredo







 60.18885 GBP




Rio Tinto plc


Cunningham, Peter







 60.18885 GBP




Rio Tinto Limited shares

Kaufman, Sinead






Rio Tinto plc


Toth, Peter







 60.18885 GBP




Rio Tinto plc shares

Trott, Simon







 60.18885 GBP




Rio Tinto Limited shares

Vella, Ivan










*The number of shares vested includes additional shares calculated to reflect dividends declared during the vesting period on the original shares granted, in accordance with the plan rules.


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.







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Rio Tinto plc

6 St James's Square
London SW1Y 4AD
United Kingdom

T +44 20 7781 2000
Registered in England

No. 719885

Rio Tinto Limited

Level 7, 360 Collins Street

Melbourne 3000



T +61 3 9283 3333

Registered in Australia

ABN 96 004 458 404


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



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