Investors

Major Shareholders

Shareholders Number of shares % of issued equity
Octopus Investments Nominees Limited 12,439,447 13.57%
Invesco Perpetual 10,117,503 11.04%
Paradice Investment Management 9,465,470 10.33%
Aviva plc and subsidiaries 4,859,179 5.30%
Directors
David Kershaw 4,164,374 4.54%
Bill Muirhead 4,164,374 4.54%
Jeremy Sinclair 4,164,374 4.54%
Maurice Saatchi 4,127,060 4.50%
Michael Dobbs 4,850 0.01%
Mickey Kalifa 27,985 0.03%
Totals
Shares held by Directors of M&C Saatchi plc 16,553,017 18.16%
Shares held by Subsidiary Directors 868,101 0.95%
Shares held by >5% Shareholders 36,881,599 40.24%
Total — Shares not in public hands 54,402,717 59.35%

Capital history

Date Share increase / (decrease) Issued Shares Less Treasury Stock Outstanding Shares Event
28/06/2019 408,115 92,142,544 -485,970 91,389,238 Acquisition of equity in an Asian subsidiary

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 8.51 2018 10.96
24 September 2019 8 November 2019 2019 -