Number of securities in issue

As at 31 August 2016, the Company had 211 155 492 ordinary shares in issue of which 100 000 were held as treasury shares.

As at 29 February 2016, the Company had 209 448 161 ordinary shares in issue of which 130 000 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 2016 was 38.30% (29 February 2016 was 35.45%).

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 2016:

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 29 February 2016:

Shareholder numbers

Shareholders as at 31 August 2016

Shareholders as at 29 February 2016