Online Annual Report 2009

Our shares and shareholder information

for the year ended 28 June 2009

Key information


 
Ordinary shares  
Authorised 500,000,000
Issued 201,302,639
Number of shareholders 10,382
   
Year-end  
End of June  
   
Ordinary general meeting of shareholders  
Held annually in Johannesburg towards the end of November
 
Administrators of shareholders’ register
Computershare Investor Services (Pty) Ltd
70 Marshall Street
Johannesburg
2000
 
Share code
MSM
 
High, low and closing share price
(cents per share)

Shareholder spread


 

Shareholders split between public and non-public


 

Distribution of shareholders

Distribution of shareholders

Foreign shareholding

Foreign shareholding

Massmart’s share price and trading volumes on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (rebased to R12.95)

Massmart’s share price and trading volumes on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (rebased to R12.95)

Principal shareholders


  Number of shares Equity stake(%)
     
Beneficial shareholders holding 5% or more    
   Public Investment Corporation 18,852,175 9.4
     
Custodians and managers holding 5% or more    
The following custodians and managers    
held beneficially, directly or indirectly, more    
than 5% of the Company’s shares:    
   Aberdeen Asset Management Group 24,920,136 12.4
   STANLIB Asset Management 14,487,726 7.2
   Lazard Asset Management LLC Group 13,106,873 6.5
   J.P. Morgan Asset Management 13,071,486 6.5