TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces Director/PDMR Shareholding

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CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (AIM & TSX: “TGL” & NASDAQ: “TGA”) (“TransGlobe” or the “Company”) announces that it was notified on December 19, 2018 that on the same day Steven Sinclair acquired common shares as follows:

PDMR Number of
 Common Shares
Number of Common
 Shares held following the
% of Company’s
issued share capital
Steven Sinclair 20,000 $2.287 50,000 0.069%

Notification of a Transaction pursuant to Article 19(3) of Regulation (EU) No. 596/2014

1 Details of PDMR
a) Name Steven Sinclair
2 Reason for the notification  
a) Position / status Director
b) Initial notification / amendment Initial notification
3 Details of the issuer  
a) Name TransGlobe Energy Corporation
b) Legal Entity Identifier 549300QMNS6BDY8UUB03
4 Details of the transaction(s)  
a) Description of the financial instrument Common Shares
b) Identification code ISIN for TransGlobe Energy Corporation Ordinary Shares: CA8936621066
c) Nature of the transaction Acquisition of Shares
d) Price(s) and volume(s) Price ($CDN)               Volume
    2.2796                         10,000
    2.2946                         10,000
e) Aggregated information -  
  Aggregated volume - 20,000 common shares
  Aggregated price $2.287 CDN per share
f) Date of the transaction December 19, 2018
g) Place of the transaction Toronto Stock Exchange

About TransGlobe

TransGlobe Energy Corporation is a cash-flow focused oil and gas exploration and development company whose current activities are concentrated in the Arab Republic of Egypt and Canada. TransGlobe’s common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange under the symbol TGL and on the NASDAQ Exchange under the symbol TGA.

For further information, please contact:

Investor Relations
Telephone: 403.264.9888
Web site:

TransGlobe Energy   Via FTI Consulting
Ross Clarkson, Chief Executive Officer    
Randy Neely, President
Eddie Ok, Chief Financial Officer    
Canaccord Genuity (Nomad & Joint Broker)   +44 (0) 20 7523 8000
Henry Fitzgerald-O’Connor    
James Asensio    
GMP First Energy (Joint Broker)   +44 (0) 207 448 0200
Jonathan Wright    
FTI Consulting (Financial PR)   +44 (0) 203 727 1000
Ben Brewerton    
Genevieve Ryan 

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