Director Share Purchase

9 June, 2017

Atalaya Mining Plc
(“Atalaya” or the “Company”)
DIRECTOR SHARE PURCHASE

Atalaya (AIM:ATYM, TSX:AYM) has been notified that on 8 June 2017, Alberto Lavandeira, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the Company, purchased 60,000 ordinary shares in Atalaya at an average price of £1.23.
Following this purchase, Mr Lavandeira holds the following interests in Atalaya:

A Lavandeira

Number of Ordinary Shares Beneficially Owned: 160,000
% of Company’s Issued Share Capital: 0.14
Share Options (1): 350,000

(1) 200,000 options were granted in March 2014 and are exercisable at £3.60 per share. 150,000 options were granted in February 2017 and are exercisable at £1.44 per share. All options have an expiry date of 5 years from the date of grant, vesting in three equal tranches on the first, second and third anniversaries of the date of grant.

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This announcement contains inside information for the purposes of Article 7 of Regulation (EU) no 596/2014.
Contacts:
Newgate Communications
Charles Chichester / James Ash / James Browne
+44 20 7680 6550
Canaccord Genuity (NOMAD and Joint Broker)
Henry Fitzgerald-O’Connor / Martin Davison
+44 20 7523 8000
BMO Capital Markets (Joint Broker)
Jeffrey Couch / Neil Haycock / Tom Rider
+44 20 7236 1010