The number of shareholders at 3 February 2019 was 39,090 (2018: 41,444) and the number of shares in issue was 2,368,256,205 (2018: 2,355,814,852).

Analysis by shareholder Number of holders % holders Balance at 3 Feb 2019 % capital
Private shareholder 35,492 90.8 85,967,300 3.63
Nominee companies 1,138 2.91 2,017,487,484 85.19
Deceased accounts 631 1.61 1,570,016 0.07
Limited companies 1,761 4.50 229,169,281 9.68
Other institutions 50 0.13 32,630,184 1.38
Bank and bank nominees 7 0.02 1,413,627 0.06
Investment trusts 7 0.02 9,664 0.00
Pension Funds 4 0.01 8,649 0.00

 

Analysis by shareholder Number of holders % holders Balance at 3 Feb 2019 % capital
1 - 1000 21,776 55.71 9,030,344 0.38
1001 - 10,000 15,029 38.45 45,573,898 1.92
10,001 - 1,000,000 2,091 5.35 198,133,122 8.37
Above 1,000,001 194 0.50 2,115,518,841 89.33