SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Commission File Number: 1-32575
Royal Dutch Shell plc
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
30, Carel van Bylandtlaan, 2596 HR The Hague
(Address of principal executive office)
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NOTIFICATION AND PUBLIC DISCLOSURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE EU MARKET ABUSE REGULATION OF TRANSACTIONS BY PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITIES
May 28, 2020
Royal Dutch Shell plc (the “Company”) announces that further to the announcement dated February 3, 2020, on May 28, 2020, Ben van Beurden, a Person Discharging Managerial Responsibilities (“PDMR”) , pledged a further 69,000 A ordinary shares with a nominal value of €0.07 each (“RDSA Shares”) in order to maintain the value of the collateral against the mortgage provided by Van Lanschot N.V.
Ben van Beurden remains the beneficial owner of the pledged RDSA Shares and retains full voting rights.
This notification is made in accordance with Article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation.
|1. Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated|
|Last Name(s)||Van Beurden|
|2. Reason for the notification|
|Position/status||Chief Executive Officer|
|Initial notification/amendments||Initial notification|
|3. Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor|
|Full name of the entity||Royal Dutch Shell plc|
|Legal Entity Identifier code||21380068P1DRHMJ8KU70|
|4. Details of the transaction(s) section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument, (ii) each type of transaction, (iii) each date, (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted|
|Description of the financial instrument||A Ordinary shares with a nominal value of €0.07 each|
|Nature of the transaction||A
pledge of 69,000 RDSA Shares in the Company as collateral against a mortgage provided
by Van Lanschot N.V. Ben van Beurden remains the beneficial owner of the pledged RDSA
Shares and retains full voting rights.|
|Date of transaction||May 28, 2020|
|Place of transaction||Outside trading venue|
Deputy Company Secretary
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Shell Investor Relations
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LEI number of Royal Dutch Shell plc: 21380068P1DRHMJ8KU70
This Report on Form 6-K is incorporated by reference into:
a) the Registration Statement on Form F-3 of Royal Dutch Shell plc and Shell International Finance B.V. (Registration Numbers 333-222005 and 333-222005-01); and
b) the Registration Statements on Forms S-8 of Royal Dutch Shell plc (Registration Numbers 333-126715, 333-141397, 333-171206, 333-192821, 333-200953, 333-215273, 333-222813 and 333-228137).
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|Royal Dutch Shell plc|
|Date: May 28, 2020||/s/ Anthony Clarke|
|Deputy Company Secretary|