AstraZeneca 6-K 2018
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INDEX TO EXHIBITS
5 February 2018 14:00 GMT
TRANSACTION BY PERSON DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Disclosure under Article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation
AstraZeneca PLC (the Company) announces that, on 2 February 2018, it was notified by Philip Broadley, a Non-Executive Director of the Company, that, on 2 February 2018, Mr Broadley purchased 415 Ordinary Shares of $0.25 each in the Company (Shares) at a price of 4846.3645 pence per Share.
The attached notification, made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, give further detail.
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in three therapy areas - Oncology, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases and Respiratory. The Company also is selectively active in the areas of autoimmunity, neuroscience and infection. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.
For more information, please visit www.astrazeneca.com and follow us on Twitter @AstraZeneca.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: 05 February 2018