Peter Hargreaves offloads Hargreaves Lansdown shares

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By Aidan Gregory
07 Feb 2020

UK billionaire Peter Hargreaves has sold £550m of stock in Hargreaves Lansdown, the UK financial services company he co-founded, via a block trade that was increased to satisfy a huge demand.

It is the first time that Hargreaves has sold any of his shares in the company since its flotation on the London Stock Exchange over a decade ago. Stephen Lansdown, the other co-founder, has sold stock numerous times via a series of block trades.

"The sale of some ...

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