Shareholders' information

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Analysis of shareholders at 30 June 2018

Number of
shareholders
% of
shareholders
Number
of shares
% of total shareholding
Ordinary shares        
Size of holding        
1 – 2 500 44 066 91,8% 17 140 221 3,8
2 501 – 12 500 2 612 5,4% 13 731 519 3,0
12 501 – 25 000 447 0,9% 8 029 069 1,7
25 001 – 50 000 305 0,7% 10 808 462 2,4
50 001 and over 566 1,2% 406 742 270 89,1
  47 996 100,0% 456 451 541 100,0

Major shareholders

Institutional shareholders

According to the register of shareholders at 30 June 2018, the following are the top 10 registered institutional shareholders:

Number
of shares
% of total shareholding
Institutional shareholder    
Public Investment Corporation 43 561 029 9,5
Coronation Asset Management (Pty) Ltd 24 406 749 5,4
Harding Loevner LLC 22 820 150 5,0
BlackRock Inc 16 879 849 3,7
Foord Asset Management 16 247 596 3,6
The Vanguard Group Inc 15 588 311 3,4
Investec Asset Management 13 444 613 2,9
Sanlam Investment Management 11 829 488 2,6
Investec Securities (Pty) Limited 10 936 708 2,4
GIC Asset Management Pte Ltd 10 820 296 2,4
  186 534 789 40,9

Top 10 beneficial shareholders

According to the register of shareholders at 30 June 2018, the following are the top 10 registered beneficial shareholders. The shareholdings of all directors are disclosed in the Remuneration Report.

Number
of shares
% of total shareholding
Shareholder    
Government Employees Pension Fund 55 735 872 12,2
Saad, SB 55 366 536 12,1
Attridge, MG 18 889 890 4,1
Government of Singapore Investment Corporation 10 921 808 2,4
Ceppwawu Investments (Pty) Ltd 10 053 368 2,2
Alexander Forbes Investments 9 773 074 2,2
Harding Loevner International Equity Fund 6 673 552 1,5
Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency 6 426 996 1,4
Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fund 6 392 372 1,4
Old Mutual Life Assurance Co Ltd 6 306 897 1,4
  186 540 365 40,9

Shareholders’ spread

As required by paragraph 8.63 and terms of paragraph of 4.25 of the JSE Listings Requirements, the spread of the ordinary shareholding at close of business 30 June 2018 was as follows:

Number
shareholders
Number
of shares
% of total shareholding
Non-public shareholders 13 130 280 488 28,5
Directors of the Company and directors of material subsidiaries 11 74 432 744 16,3
Government Employees Pension Fund 1 55 366 536 12,1
Employee share trusts – treasury shares 1 481 208 0,1
Public shareholders 47 983 326 171 053 71,5
Total shareholdings 47 996 456 451 541 100,0
Beneficial shareholders – country
(%)
  Institutional shareholders – country
(%)
 

The geographical split of Beneficial and Institutional Shareholders above is based on shareholders who own more that 25 000 Aspen shares.

Top 10 beneficial shareholders
(% shareholding)
  Top 10 institutional shareholders
(% shareholding)
 

Percentages for Top 10 Beneficial Shareholders and Top 10 Institutional Shareholders reflected above are as a percentage of the total issued share capital of the Company.