http://pdf.reuters.com/Regnews/regnews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20081201:RnsA3283J . RNS Number : 3283J Ashmore Group PLC 01 December 2008 NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS 1. Name of the issuer Ashmore Group plc 2. Notification relates to a transaction notified in accordance with DR 3.1.4R(1)(a) Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director Jerome Booth 4. State whether notification relates to a person connected with a person discharging managerial responsibilities/director named in 3 and identify the connected person No 5. Indicate whether the notification is in respect of a holding of the person referred to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest In respect of a holding of Jerome Booth 6. Description of shares (including class), debentures or derivatives or financial instruments relating to shares Ordinary Shares of 0.01p each 7. Name of registered shareholders(s) and, if more than one, the number of shares held by each of them In respect of 42, 966,023 shares - HSBC Global Custody Nominee (UK) Limited In respect of 3,500,000 shares - Carey Pensions and Benefits Limited 8. State the nature of the transaction Acquisition of 216,023 shares 9. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares acquired N/A 10. Percentage of issued class acquired (treasury shares of that class should not be taken into account when calculating percentage) 0.031% 11. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares disposed None 12. Percentage of issued class disposed (treasury shares of that class should not be taken into account when calculating percentage) N/A 13. Price per share or value of transaction 111.277 p per share 14. Date and place of transaction 28TH November 2008, London Stock Exchange 15. Total holding following notification and total percentage holding following notification (any treasury shares should not be taken into account when calculating percentage) 45,966,023 (6.52%) 16. Date issuer informed of transaction 1st December 2008 If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options by the issuer complete the following boxes 17. Date of grant N/A 18. Period during which or date on which it can be exercised N/A 19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the option N/A 20. Description of shares or debentures involved (class and number) N/A 21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) or indication that price is to be fixed at the time of exercise N/A 22. Total number of shares or debentures over which options held following notification N/A 23. Any additional information Notification using total voting rights figure of 705,015,861 24. Name of contact and telephone number for queries Michael Perman, Company Secretary 020 3077 6190 Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making notification As above Date of notification 1st December 2008 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange END RDSFSMFWFSASEEE