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20 May 2020

GVC Holdings PLC
(“GVC” or “Company”)

Notification of Transactions by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility Or Persons Closely Associated

The details of recent purchases of GVC ordinary shares by two of the Company’s Non-executive Directors are set out below.

The information set out below is provided in accordance with the requirements of Article 19(3) of the EU Market Abuse Regulation No 596/2014.

Enquiries:

Investor Relations

GVC Holdings PLC

David Lloyd-Seed, Director of Investor Relations & External Communications

Tel: +44 (0) 203 938 0000

Jennifer Spencer, Investor Relations Manager

investors@gvc-plc.com

Media

GVC Holdings plc

Jay Dossetter, Head of CSR & Corporate Communications

Tel: +44 (0) 203 938 0000

Powerscourt

Rob Greening / Elly Williamson

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7250 1446

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

J M Barry Gibson

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chairman of the Board

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

GVC Holdings PLC

b)

LEI

213800GNI3K45LQR8L28

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

a)

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

Ordinary shares of GVC Holdings PLC of €0.01 each 

IM00B5VQMV65

b)

Nature of the transaction

Share purchase

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

767.874p

 2,600

770.745p

 2,600

d)

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

5,200 ordinary shares of €0.01 each

769.310p

e)

Date of the transaction

2020 May 18

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

5

Beneficial shareholding before the transaction (including shares held by associated persons):

42,587 shares

6

Beneficial shareholding after the transaction (including shares held by your associated persons):

47,787 shares

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Jette Nygaard-Andersen

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Independent Non-executive Director

b)

Initial notification/Amendment

Initial notification

3

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

a)

Name

GVC Holdings PLC

b)

LEI

213800GNI3K45LQR8L28

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

a)

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

Ordinary shares of GVC Holdings PLC of €0.01 each 

IM00B5VQMV65

b)

Nature of the transaction

Share purchase

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

794.868p

 5,400

d)

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

5,400 ordinary shares of €0.01 each

794.868p

e)

Date of the transaction

2020 May 19

f)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

5

Beneficial shareholding before the transaction (including shares held by associated persons):

Nil

6

Beneficial shareholding after the transaction (including shares held by your associated persons):

5,400 shares