Principal Shareholders

As at 31 March 2018 24.8% of the Company's shares were not in public hands.

The notified shareholdings in excess of 3% of the issued share capital were as follows :-

Name of Shareholding Number of Shares % Holding See Note
M A J Cropper - Directors' Beneficial Interest 1,747,849 18.4  
M A J Cropper - Directors' Non-Beneficial Interest 559,571 5.9  
P J Willink - Directors' Non-Beneficial Interest 1,457,558 15.4 1 and 3
J A Cropper 1974 Settlement 1,062,974 11.2 2
Liontrust Asset Management 554,375 5.8  
Miton Asset Management Ltd 468,931 4.9  
Polar Capital LLP 435,211 4.6  

 

Notes on Shareholding Table

Note 1: Included in this percentage is 11.2% disclosed in the shareholding name of J A Cropper 1974 Settlement.

Note 2: Included in this percentage is 5.6% disclosed in the shareholding name of M A J Cropper - Directors' Beneficial Interest.

Note 3: Included in this percentage is 3.4% disclosed in the shareholding name of M A J Cropper - Directors' Beneficial Interest.