Source - RNS
RNS Number : 5947H
08 June 2017

8 June 2017


ASOS Plc ("ASOS" or the "Company")


Director/PDMR Shareholding



The Company announces that today Nick Beighton, Chief Executive Officer, was granted an option under the ASOS Plc SAYE Share Option Scheme over ASOS Plc ordinary shares of 3.5p each as detailed below:



No.  of shares under option

Option Price

Exercisable Date

No. of ordinary shares held in the Company following this transaction



1 August 2020



For further information:



Nick Beighton, Chief Executive Officer

Helen Ashton, Chief Financial Officer

Greg Feehely, Director of Investor Relations



Tel: 020 7756 1000

Instinctif Partners

Matthew Smallwood / Guy Scarborough


Tel: 020 7457 2020

JPMorgan Cazenove

Michael Wentworth-Stanley / Caroline Thomlinson


Tel: 020 7742 4000

Numis Securities

Alex Ham / Luke Bordewich

Tel: 020 7260 1000



Background note


ASOS is a global fashion destination for 20-somethings. We sell cutting-edge fashion and offer a wide variety of fashion-related content, making the hub of a thriving fashion community. We sell over 85,000 branded and own-label products through localised mobile and web experiences, delivering from our fulfilment centres in the UK, US and Europe to almost every country in the world.


We tailor the mix of own-label, global and local brands sold through each of our eight local language websites: UK, US, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Australia and Russia.


ASOS's websites attracted 127 million visits during February 2017 (February 2016: 106 million) and as at 28 February 2017 it had 14.1 million active customers1 (29 February 2016: 10.9 million), of which 5.0 million were located in the UK and 9.1 million were located in our international territories (29 February 2016: 4.3 million in the UK and 6.6 million internationally).


1Defined as having shopped in the last twelve months as at 28 February 2017

This information is provided by RNS
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange