SOURCE: Hutchison China Meditech Limited

November 01, 2016 12:59 ET

Hutchison China Meditech Limited: Director's Share Dealing

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Nov 1, 2016) - Hutchison China Meditech Limited (NASDAQ: HCM) (AIM: HCM)

Director's Share Dealing

London: Tuesday, November 1, 2016: Hutchison China MediTech Limited ("Chi-Med") (NASDAQ: HCM) (AIM: HCM) has received notification that Mr Michael Howell, Independent Non-executive Director, sold 10,000 ordinary shares of US$1.00 each in Chi-Med (the "Ordinary Shares") at an average price of GBP18.453305 per share between October 24, 2016 and October 28, 2016 under a personal share trading plan (the "Plan"). Pursuant to the Plan, a total of 20,000 Ordinary Shares will be sold between October 24, 2016 and November 23, 2016 (inclusive). The Plan (and the previous sale of 15,000 Ordinary Shares made by Mr Howell on October 7, 2016) has been put in place to facilitate financial settlement arising from a marital separation agreement.

Following the above sale of 10,000 Ordinary Shares, the holding of Mr Howell is 128,600 Ordinary Shares, representing approximately 0.21% of the current issued share capital of Chi-Med.

The notification set out below is provided in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

1   Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated
a)   Name   Mr Michael Howell
2   Reason for the notification
a)   Position/status   Independent Non-executive Director of Chi-Med
b)   Initial notification/Amendment   Initial notification
3   Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor
a)   Name   Hutchison China MediTech Limited
b)   LEI   N/A
4   Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted
a)   Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument
Identification code
  Ordinary Shares of US$1.00 each
DI ISIN: KYG4672N1016
ADS ISIN: US44842L1035
b)   Nature of the transaction   Sale of 10,000 Ordinary Shares between October 24, 2016 and October 28, 2016 at an average price of GBP18.453305
        Price(s)   Volume(s)
        GBP18.25   339
        GBP18.30   2,661
        GBP18.40   1,000
        GBP18.50   3,500
        GBP18.60   2,500
d)   Aggregated information   Aggregated volume: 10,000
Price information: GBP18.453305
- Aggregated volume  
- Price  
e)   Date of the transaction   2016-10-24; 14:07 - disposal of 339 Ordinary Shares
2016-10-25; 14:05 - disposal of 661 Ordinary Shares
2016-10-25; 14:44 - disposal of 2,000 Ordinary Shares
2016-10-25; 15:29 - disposal of 1,000 Ordinary Shares
2016-10-26; 13:57 - disposal of 3,000 Ordinary Shares
2016-10-28; 12:48 - disposal of 2,500 Ordinary Shares
2016-10-28; 14:09 - disposal of 500 Ordinary Shares
f)   Place of the transaction   London Stock Exchange (XLON)

About Chi-Med
Chi-Med is an innovative biopharmaceutical company which researches, develops, manufactures and sells pharmaceuticals and healthcare products. Its Innovation Platform, Hutchison MediPharma Limited, focuses on discovering and developing innovative therapeutics in oncology and autoimmune diseases for the global market. Its Commercial Platform manufactures, markets, and distributes prescription drugs and consumer health products in China.

Chi-Med is majority owned by the multinational conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings Limited (SEHK: 0001). For more information, please visit:


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