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Serica Energy plc: Share purchase by Directors

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 05/14/14 -- Serica Energy plc (TSX: SQZ) (LSE: SQZ)


Serica Energy plc
("Serica" or the "Company")

Share purchase by Directors

Serica Energy plc (TSX: SQZ; AIM: SQZ) announces that the Trustees of the Serica Energy Share Incentive Plan ("the Plan") have made purchases of and allocated Serica shares under the terms of the Plan on behalf of employees and officers of the Company as a result of which certain directors increased their beneficial shareholdings in the Company by a total of 8,184 shares on 13 May 2014, as follows:

Christopher Hearne (Finance Director) acquired 4,092 ordinary shares at an average price of 11 pence per share taking his total beneficial shareholding to 1,104,942 shares representing 0.44 % of the voting rights;

Mitchell Flegg (Chief Operating Officer) acquired 4,092 ordinary shares at an average price of 11 pence per share taking his total beneficial shareholding to 354,789 shares representing 0.14% of the voting rights.

The Company has 250,179,040 shares issued and outstanding.

14 May 2014

Serica Energy plc

Tony Craven            [email protected]+44 (0)20 7487
Walker, Chairman                                          7300& Interim CEO

Mitch Flegg, COO       [email protected]      +44 (0)20 7487
Chris Hearne, CFO      [email protected]
                                                          +44 (0)20 7487

Peel Hunt

Richard Crichton       [email protected]      +44 (0)20 7418

Charles Batten         [email protected]        +44 (0)20 7418

RBC Capital

Matthew Coakes         [email protected]           +44 (0)20 7653

Daniel Conti           [email protected]             +44 (0)20 7653


David Simonson         [email protected]      +44 (0)20 7457

Catherine Wickman      [email protected]   +44 (0)20 7457

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