PDMR shareholding

Globaltrans Investment PLC (the “Company” and together with its consolidated subsidiaries “Globaltrans” or the “Group”; LSE ticker: GLTR) has been notified that Goldriver Resources Limited which is beneficially owned by Sergey Maltsev, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Strategy Officer of Globaltrans, has decreased its shareholding in Globaltrans to 4.0% from 4.7% as of the previous disclosure.

Mr Maltsev has commented: “Globaltrans has performed very strongly during 2018 and is on solid footing as it heads into 2019. I remain a committed major shareholder of the Group and I have no current plans to reduce my stake.”


Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities (PDMR


(a)        Name

Sergey Maltsev


Reason for the notificatio


(a)        Position

Chairman of the Board of Directors, Executive Director, Chief Strategy Officer


Details of the issuer


(a)        Name

Globaltrans Investment PLC


(b)        LEI



Details of the transaction(s):  


(a)        Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Global depositary receipts (GDR)


(b)        Aggregated proceeds and volume(s)

Aggregated proceeds

USD 13,483,427


1,283,135 GDRs

(c)        Date of the transaction


(d)        Place of the transaction

London, UK

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Globaltrans is a leading freight rail transportation group with operations in Russia, the CIS and the Baltic countries. The Group’s main business is the provision of freight rail transportation services. Globaltrans provides services to more than 500 customers and its key customers include a number of prominent Russian industrial groups in the metals and mining and the oil products and oil sectors.

The Group had a Total Fleet of about 69 thousand units at the end of 2018. Universal gondola cars and rail tank cars constitute the backbone of the Group’s fleet. About 95% of the Total Fleet is owned by the Group with an average age of 11 years.

In 2018, the Group’s Freight Rail Turnover (including Engaged Fleet) was 158.9 billion tonnes-km with the total revenue amounting to RUB 86.8 billion.

Globaltrans' global depositary receipts (ticker symbol: GLTR) have been listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange since May 2008. Globaltrans was the first freight rail transportation group with operations in Russia to have an international listing.

To learn more about Globaltrans, please visit www.globaltrans.com 

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