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BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities

16 May 2019 - 17:30 PM
BTI
Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities

British American Tobacco p.l.c.
Incorporated in England and Wales
(Registration number: 03407696)
Short name: BATS
Share code: BTI
ISIN number: GB0002875804
("British American Tobacco p.l.c." or "the Company")

                       British American Tobacco p.l.c. (the Company)


    Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial
                  responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

1   Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely
    associated

a) Name                               Luciano Comin

2   Reason for the notification

a) Position/status                    Regional Director, Americas and Sub-Saharan Africa

b) Initial notification               Initial notification
   /Amendment

3   Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform,
    auctioneer or auction monitor

a) Name                               British American Tobacco p.l.c.

b) LEI                                213800FKA5MF17RJKT63

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

Transaction 1
a) Description of the financial
    instrument, type of
    instrument                        Ordinary shares of 25p each

    Identification code               GB0002875804

b) Nature of the transaction          Exercise of options under the British American
                                      Tobacco Long-Term Incentive Plan (2016 Award)
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                   Price(s)                  Volume(s)


                                   #nil                      5,395

d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume          5,395

     - Price                      #nil

e) Date of the transaction        2019-05-13

f)   Place of the transaction     London Stock Exchange (XLON)

Transaction 2
a) Description of the financial
    instrument, type of
    instrument                    Ordinary shares of 25p each

     Identification code          GB0002875804

b) Nature of the transaction      Sale of shares to meet tax liability arising on
                                  exercise of Long-Term Incentive Plan options

c)   Price(s) and volume(s)
                                   Price(s)                  Volume(s)


                                   #28.465                   2,592



d) Aggregated information

     - Aggregated volume          2,592

     - Price                      #28.465


e) Date of the transaction        2019-05-13

f)   Place of the transaction     London Stock Exchange (XLON)



16 May 2019
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