For immediate release 20 April 2010
SPARK VCT PLC (the "Company")
Notification of Transactions of Directors
Further to the Continuation Vote and Strategy Update announcement released on
26 February 2010 in which certain Directors of the Company indicated their
intention to purchase shares on their own behalf, the Board announces that on
16 April 2010, following the announcement of the Annual Financial Report on 1
April 2010, certain Directors of the Company acquired a total of 114,246
ordinary shares of 5p in the Company at a price of 13p per share as follows:
Director Number of shares Total shareholdings % of issued share
acquired on 16 following the capital
April 2010 acquisition
Robin Field 38,082 48,993 0.044%
David Adams 38,082 38,082 0.035%
Andrew Carruthers 38,082 38,082 0.035%
The interests in the ordinary shares of the Company acquired on 16 April by
Robin Field are held by a connect party.
Officers of the Company's fund manager, Spark Venture Management Limited, did
not purchase any shares on their own behalf.
The Company is now in a closed period until the announcement of the Interim
Management Statement for the period ended 31 March 2010.
For further information please contact:
Nghi Tran, Company Secretary, SPARK VCT plc: 0207 851 7777