Major shareholders

Shareholder profile

Based on the register as at 20 March 2019:

Size of holdings


No. of shareholdersNo. of shares held
1–1,0004,641335,730
1,001–5,000210489,747
5,001–25,0001021,147,068
25,001–100,000 562,957,819
100,001–250,000294,537,540
250,001–500,000165,423,974
500,001–750,00063,743,293
Over 750,0001990,966,380
Total5,079109,601,551

Geographic distribution of holdings

No. of shareholdersNo. of shares held
Republic of Ireland1,9672,138,931
Northern Ireland and Great Britain
2,99875,508,484
Other11431,954,136
Total5,079109,601,551

Substantial Interests

As at 20 March 2019, 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%
Miton Group plc8,410,8607.7%
European Investment Bank
7,663,1327.0%
The Capital Group Companies, Inc.5,157,8634.7%
FIL Limited3,464,0913.2%