As at 28 August 2009
1. Number of shareholders
There were 53,926 shareholders at 28 August 2009. All issued shares carry voting rights on a one‑for‑one basis.
2. Distribution of shareholding
|Range of holdings||Number of shareholders||% of holders||Number of shares||% of shares|
|1 – 1,000||28,135||52.17||11,214,224||1.86|
|1,001 – 5,000||20,002||37.09||45,919,032||7.61|
|5,001 – 10,000||3,553||6.59||25,272,118||4.19|
|10,001 – 100,000||2,132||3.95||45,012,151||7.46|
|100,001 – 9,999,999,999||104||0.19||476,163,236||78.89|
3. Unmarketable parcels
There were 24,194 members holding less than a marketable parcel of shares in the Company (i.e. a parcel of shares valued at less than $500).
The Company’s shares are quoted on the ASX.
5. Twenty largest shareholders
|HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited||108,583,219||17.99|
|J P Morgan Nominees Australia Limited||97,279,029||16.12|
|National Nominees Limited||91,977,128||15.24|
|Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited||42,751,499||7.08|
|Cogent Nominees Pty Limited||25,678,667||4.25|
|Tasman Asset Management Ltd (Tyndall Australian Share Whole)||18,264,665||3.03|
|ANZ Nominees Limited (Cash Income A/C)||15,705,226||2.60|
|RBC Dexia Investor Services Australia Nominees Pty Limited||11,133,239||1.84|
|UBS Nominees Pty Ltd||8,382,327||1.39|
|Queensland Investment Corporation||7,492,135||1.24|
|Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited (CFSIL CWLTH AUST SHS 1 A/C)||5,944,205||0.98|
|HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited – A/C 2||3,916,171||0.65|
|ANZ Nominees Limited (Income Reinvest Plan A/C)||2,897,298||0.48|
|ARGO Investments Limited||2,440,274||0.40|
|M F Custodians Ltd||2,313,468||0.38|
|AMP Life Limited||2,240,493||0.37|
|CPU Share Plans Pty Ltd (PPX SMSP Unallocated A/C)||1,921,970||0.32|
|Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited (CFSIL CWLTH AUST SHS 8 A/C)||1,764,527||0.29|
|Australian Reward Investment Alliance||1,306,152||0.22|
|Ace Property Holdings Pty Ltd||1,300,000||0.22|
|Top 20 holders||453,291,692||75.10|
|Total issued shares||603,580,761||100.00|
6. Register of substantial shareholders
The names of substantial shareholders in the Company as disclosed in the substantial shareholder notifications to the Company are as follows:
|Number of shares||Percentage held|
|Orbis Investment Management (Australia) Pty Ltd||76,125,250||12.61%|
|Maple-Brown Abbot Ltd||74,580,733||12.36%|
|Schroder Investment Management Australia Ltd||62,141,146||10.3%|
|Suncorp Metway Limited and its subsidiaries||58,813,772||9.74%|
|National Australia Bank||58,102,885||9.63%|
|BT Investment Management (on behalf of Westpac Banking Corporation)||38,767,787||6.42%|
7. Geographic location of shareholders by registered address
|Australian Capital Territory||741||2,229,109|
|New South Wales||13,619||329,142,635|
|United States of America||1,736||566,851|
8. Unquoted equity securities
Issued pursuant to the PaperlinX Employee Share/Option Plan.
Options over ordinary shares issued at either no cost or a cost of one cent per option exercisable at prices ranging from $Nil to $5.13 per share.
The vesting of certain options depends on the achievement of PaperlinX’s long-term incentive plan performance conditions.
|• Number of employees participating||47|
|• Number of securities||4,510,950|
The Company has issued performance rights to certain senior management. Each performance right gives a contingent interest to one PaperlinX share.
The vesting of performance rights depends upon the achievement of PaperlinX’s long-term incentive plan performance conditions.
|• Number of employees participating||266|
|• Number of securities||8,995,125|
9. Company Secretary
Mr James Orr
Mr Mark Hooper.