3i Group PLC 04 March 2008 UK Listing Authority Disclosure Rules and Transparency Rules DTR 3.1.4R On 4 March 2008, 3i Group plc (the "Company") was notified that on 4 March 2008 P E Yea, a Director and person discharging managerial responsibilities, acquired 60,000 ordinary shares of 73 19/22p each in the Company at 809p per share. The transaction took place on the London Stock Exchange. This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange