Major shareholders

Shareholder profile

Based on the register as at 28 March 2018

Size of holdings


No. of shareholdersNo. of shares held
1–1,0004,756357,093
1,001–5,000216507,868
5,001–25,0001041,179,755
25,001–100,000 552,909,695
100,001–250,000285,128,289
250,001–500,000156,081,692
500,001–750,00042,495,471
Over 750,0001390,941,688
Total5,191109,601,551

Geographic distribution of holdings

No. of shareholdersNo. of shares held
Republic of Ireland2,0161,690,344
Northern Ireland and Great Britain
3,06775,935,538
Other10831,975,669
Total5,191109,601,551

Substantial Interests

As at 28 March 2018, 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%
Prudential plc21,849,17019.9%
Majedie Asset Management Ltd10,930,05610.0%
European Investment Bank
7,839,0317.2%
The Capital Group Companies, Inc.7,129,6606.5%