Investors

Major Shareholders

Shareholders Number of shares % of issued equity
Invesco Perpetual 12,783,173 10.46%
Octopus Investments Nominees Limited 11,696,183 9.57%
Fidelity International 9,887,099 8.09%
Paradice Investment Management 9,255,255 7.57%
Vinodka (Vin) Murria (Director) 15,237,985 12.46%
Moray MacLennan (Director) 562,149 0.46%
Gareth Davis (Director) 102,720 0.08%
Colin Jones (Director) 31,175 0.03%
Lisa Gordon (Director) 50,000 0.04%
Mickey Kalifa (Director) 27,985 0.02%
Total Shares in issue 122,257,465
Of which:
Shares held by Directors of M&C Saatchi plc 16,012,014 13.09%
Shares held by Subsidiary Directors 2,793,732 2.29%
Shares held by >5% Shareholders 43,621,710 35.69%
Total shares TBC 100%

Capital history

Date Share increase / (decrease) Issued Shares Less Treasury Stock Outstanding Shares Event
28/08/2019 408,115 92,142,544 -485,970 91,389,238 Acquisition of equity in an Asian subsidiary
18/10/2019 56,603 92,199,147 -485,970 91,713,177 Acquisition of equity in German subsidiary
15/11/2019 1,397,613 93,596,760 -485,970 93,110,790 Acquisition of equity in Australian subsidiary
21/02/2020 3,104,449 96,701,209 -485,970 96,215,239 Acquisition of equity in US subsidiary
21/04/2020 5,190,584 101,891,793 -485,970 101,405,823 Acquisition of equity in US subsidiary
06/05/2020 13,671,602 115,563,395 -485,970 115,077,425 Acquisition of equity in Mobile subsidiary
26/06/2020 353,195 115,916,590 -485,970 115,430,620 Acquisition of equity in UK subsidiary
10/02/2021 6,499,606 122,416,196 -485,970 121,930,226 Acquisition of equity in China, Brazil, France and contingent consideration in South Africa

Dividend information

Announcement date Payment date Per share Year related to Total dividend for year
20 March 2014 4 July 2014 4.24p 2013 5.45p
11 September 2014 14 November 2014 1.40p 2014 -
26 March 2015 10 July 2015 4.87p 2014 6.27p
10 September 2015 13 November 2015 1.61p 2015 -
18 March 2016 8 July 2016 5.60p 2015 7.21p
22 September 2016 11 November 2017 1.85p 2016 -
16 March 2017 7 July 2017 6.44p 2016 8.29p
25 September 2017 10 November 2017 2.13p 2017 -
22 March 2018 6 July 2018 7.40p 2017 9.53p
20 September 2018 9 November 2018 2.45p 2018 -
27 March 2019 5 July 2019 8.51p 2018 10.96
24 September 2019 8 November 2019 2.45p 2019 -