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Director dealings: Victrex director makes share purchase

(Sharecast News) - Victrex revealed on Tuesday that non-executive director Janet Ashdown had acquired 1,039 ordinary shares in the FTSE 250-listed polymer products maker. Ashdown, who was appointed to the board of Victrex in 2018, purchased the shares at an average price of 1,875.0p each, for a total value of £19,481.25.

Victrex held full-year guidance on Tuesday but said volumes had been softer during the first quarter, with ongoing weakness in several of its end markets. However, the group reported a 6% rise in revenues to £78.8m.

As of 1620 GMT, Victrex shares were down 1.06% at 1,870.0p.

Reporting by Iain Gilbert at Sharecast.com

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Lindsell Train Inv Trust (LTI) Director name: Lindsell,Michael Amount purchased: 50 @ 104,000.00p Value: £52,000.00

Mkango Resources (MKA) Director name: Dawes,William (Will) Drummond Amount purchased: 400,000 @ 12.95p Value: £51,800.00

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Lindsell Train Inv Trust (LTI) Director name: Lindsell,Michael Amount purchased: 25 @ 103,500.00p Value: £25,875.00

Victrex Plc (VCT) Director name: Ashdown,Janet E Amount purchased: 1,039 @ 1,875.00p Value: £19,481.25

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Gensource Potash Corporation Npv (di) (GSP) Director name: Ferguson,Michael John Amount purchased: 50,000 @ $0.14 Value: $5,566.09

Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited Npv (SONG) Director name: Sutch,Andrew Amount purchased: 960 @ 85.17p Value: £817.67

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