OneSavings Bank plc : Director/PDMR Shareholding

21.November 2018 at 15:52:27 CET


OneSavings Bank plc
(the Company)

Notification of Transaction of a Person Discharging Managerial Responsibilities (PDMRs)

The Company notifies that Jens Bech, a PDMR, has exercised options at a price of 2.27 each relating to the 2015 3 year Sharesave Scheme. 

The following disclosures are made in accordance with Article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation 596/2014.

  1 - Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name of natural person Jens Bech

2 - Reason for the notification

Position/status Group Commercial Director
Initial notification/amendment Initial Notification


3 - Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or  auction monitor

Full name of the entity OneSavings Bank plc
Legal Entity Identifier code 213800WTQKOQI8ELD692

4 - Details of the transaction(s)

  Transaction(s) summary table

Date of Transaction Financial Instrument Identification Code Place of Transaction Currency
21 November 2018 Ordinary shares of 0.01 each GB00BM7S7K96 London Stock Exchange, Main Market (XLON) GBP - British Pound
Nature of Transaction:


Price Volume Total
2.27 3,964 8,998.28
Aggregated 2.27 3,964 8,998.28



OneSavings Bank plc
Nickesha Graham-Burrell, Head of Company Secretariat              t: 01634 835 796

Robin Wrench / Simone Selzer                                                               t:  020 7404 5959

Notes to Editors

About OneSavings Bank plc

OneSavings Bank plc began trading as a bank on 1 February 2011 and was admitted to the main market of the London Stock Exchange in June 2014 (OSB.L). OSB joined the FTSE 250 index in June 2015. OSB is a specialist lending and retail savings group authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority, part of the Bank of England, and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority.

OSB primarily targets market sub-sectors that offer high growth potential and attractive risk-adjusted returns in which it can take a leading position and where it has established expertise, platforms and capabilities. These include private rented sector Buy-to-Let, commercial and semi-commercial mortgages, residential development finance, bespoke and specialist residential lending and secured funding lines. OSB originates organically through specialist brokers and independent financial advisers.  It is differentiated through its use of high skilled, bespoke underwriting and efficient operating model.

OSB is predominantly funded by retail savings originated through the long established Kent Reliance name, which includes online and postal channels, as well as a network of branches in the South East of England. Diversification of funding is currently provided by access to a securitisation programme and the Term Funding Scheme.