Director’s buy-in sparks share price spike

Alexander Anton, non-executive director of Victoria
Shares in manufacturer Victoria have jumped up 25% in two days following the £1m-plus share purchase by non-executive director Alexander Anton. Victoria's shares closed at 326p on Thursday on the Alternative Investment Market, but climbed to 413p last night - adding more than £100m to the company's market value. Anton invested £1.22m in share purchases on Wednesday and Thursday last week, buying at 321p and 320p as the shares hit a three-year low. Alexander Anton is the former chairman of Victoria Carpets and the great... For the full story register now for free or login below...