http://pdf.reuters.com/Regnews/regnews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20090610:RnsJ7139T . RNS Number : 7139T Ashmore Group PLC 10 June 2009 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 through a personal pension plan 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 43,190,760 shares - HSBC Global Custody Nominee (UK) Limited In respect of 56,973 shares - Brewin Dolphin Nominees Limited In respect of 3,500,000 shares - Carey Pensions and Benefits Limited 8. State the nature of the transaction Acquisition of 45,096 shares on 9th June 2009 and 11,877 shares on 10th June 2009 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) 0.00636% 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 45,096 @ 209.5p per share - 9th June 2009 11,877 @ 209p per share - 10th June 2009 14. Date and place of transaction 9th and 10th June 2009, 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) 46,747,733 (6.64%) 16. Date issuer informed of transaction 10th June 2009 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 Number of shares in issue ( before taking into account shares held in treasury) 708,925,000 Number of shares in issue (after taking into account shares held in treasury) 703,556,669 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 10th June 2009 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange END RDSSFMFMSSUSELM