Shareholder Information

Financial calendar

  • Half Year End: June 30
  • Full Year End: December 31

Share Information

The Company has 707,274,113 ordinary shares in issue as at 31 August 2020. No ordinary shares are held in treasury.

The Company's ordinary shares are traded on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange plc. There are no restrictions on the transfer of the Company's ordinary shares.

The Company is a public company incorporated in the United Kingdom and its ordinary shares are admitted to trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. Accordingly, the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers applies to the Company.

Significant Shareholders

As of 31 August 2020, the Company is aware of the following persons who hold, directly or indirectly, voting rights representing 3% or more of the Company's issued share capital

Shareholder Number of
Ordinary Shares
% of Issued
Share Capital
Sand Grove Capital Management LLP 62,995,394 8.91%
HSBC Bank PLC 50,107,155 7.08%
Pelham Capital Ltd. 40,086,732 5.67%
AXA Investment Managers 36,467,779 5.16%
Premier Miton Group Plc 35,158,785 5.97%
JO Hambro Capital Management Ltd 34,858,503 4.93%
Caius Capital LLP 33,821,381 4.78%
Standard Life Aberdeen plc 28,126,268 3.98%

The information on this page was last updated on 31 August 2020.