Panmure Gordon & Co. plc

(“the Company”)

Purchase of shares

The Company has been notified today that the Panmure Gordon & Co. plc No. 2 Employee Benefit Trust (“the EBT”) purchased 20,000 ordinary shares at a price of £0.53 each on 11 July 2016. These shares are to be held in the EBT and are intended to be used to satisfy share awards made under the Company’s Performance Share Plan or other future plans. The EBT is a discretionary trust for the benefit of employees including the executive directors of the Company.

PraxisIFM Trustees Limited, as Trustees of the EBT, already held 1,093,836 ordinary shares in the Company, 223,784 of which are the subject of share options granted to employees under the Company’s 2005 Employee Share Option Plan. The EBT’s total holding, following an exercise of an option, is now therefore 1,103,836 ordinary shares, representing 7.10% of the Company’s issued share capital.

Anne-Marie Palmer
Company Secretary 020 7886 2500
Philip Secrett/Jen Clarke/Salman Khawaja
Grant Thornton Corporate Finance (Nominated Adviser)020 7383 5100