Major shareholders

Shareholder profile

Based on the register as at 26 March 2021:

Size of holdings


No. of shareholdersNo. of shares held
1–1,0004,001222,250
1,001–5,00064126,204
5,001–25,00016167,668
25,001–100,000 142,179
100,001–250,0001143,318
250,001–500,000--
500,001–750,000--
Over 750,0002109,034,763
Total4,085109,736,382

Geographic distribution of holdings

No. of shareholdersNo. of shares held
Republic of Ireland1,571334,977
Northern Ireland and Great Britain
2,39677,438,565
Other11831,962,840
Total4,085109,736,382

Substantial Interests

As at 26 March 2021, the Company has been notified of the following shareholdings in excess of 3% of the issued ordinary shares of the Company:

No. ordinary shares

% of issued share capital

African Acquisition Sarl31,928,48029.1%
M&G plc21,375,79819.5%
Premier Miton Group plc8,210,7267.5%
FIL Limited
6,613,4566.0%
Aberforth Partners LLP (Nortrust Nominees Ltd) 4,769,6324.35%
J O Hambro Capital Management Ltd3,660,7563.34%