Securities in Issue

Number of Securities in Issue

As of 31 October 2018, the total number of ordinary shares of 0.1p each in the capital of the company in issue was 366,515,500 with each share carrying the right to one vote.

 

Directors and their Interests

The Directors together with their beneficial interests in the shares of the Company, as at 30 September 2017, were as follows:

Executive Number of Shares held %
Dr Geoffrey W Guy - Chairman 10,647,856 3.5
Mr Justin Gover - Chief Executive Officer 2,513,759 0.8
Non-executive Number of Shares held %
Mr James Noble 27,500 <0.1
Mr Cabot Brown 7,200 <0.1
Mr Tom Lynch  -   - 

 

Substantial Shareholdings

The Company has been notified, in accordance with sections 198 to 208 of the Companies Act 1985, of the following interests in the ordinary share capital of the Company:

  Number of Shares held %
Capital Research Global Investors 40,508,688 11
Capital World Investors  26,175,000 7.1
Scopia Capital Management LP 24,457,500 6.7
Prudential plc 16,920,000 4.6
T Rowe Price 10,366,188 2.8
Lord Abbett & Co.      9,254,472 2.5
Janus Henderson 8,243,460 2.3
Blackrock 7,763,136 2.1
Jennison 5,709,996 1.6
Bank of America/DE  461,648 1.3
Rock Springs Capital  440,000 1.2

 

This section of the website was last updated on: 13th November 2018.