Number of securities in issue

As at 31 August 2017, the Company had 211 967 622 ordinary shares in issue of which 43 248 were held as treasury shares.

As at 28 February 2017, the Company had 211 967 622 ordinary shares in issue of which 100 000 were held as treasury shares.

Percentage of securities not in public hands

The percentage of the Company's securities held by non-public shareholders at 31 August 2017 was 42.48% (28 February 2017 was 38.00%).

Identity and percentage holding of significant shareholders

The following are the principal beneficial shareholders whose holding directly or indirectly in the Company total more than 3% of the issued share capital as at 31 August 2017 :

The following are the principal beneficial shareholders whose holding directly or indirectly in the Company total more than 3% of the issued share capital as at 28 February 2017 :

Shareholder numbers

Shareholders as at 31 August 2017

Shareholders as at 28 Febuary 2017