Shareholder Info

Financial calendar

  • 8 March 2019 Ex - Dividend date
  • 29 March 2019: Q3-18 Dividend to be paid; 3.30 cents per share
  • 31 December 2018: Full Year End
  • 30 June 2019: Half Year End

The Company has 542,653,937 ordinary shares in issue as at 15 January 2019. No ordinary shares are held in treasury.

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

8.20% of the Company's ordinary shares are held 'not in public hands' as defined in the AIM Rules for Companies.

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

Significant Shareholders

As of 15 January 2019, 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 Percentage of Ordinary Shares
HSBC (Custodian) 61,420,294 11.31%
Sand Grove Capital Management LLP 45,738,393 8.44%
Premier Fund Managers 31,971,588 5.89%
Standard Life 28,126,268 5.18%
BlackRock Inc. 27,635,395 5.09%
GLG Partners 23,221,326 4.28%
Rusty Hutson (Director) 20,000,000 3.69%
Robert Post (Director) 20,000,000 3.69%