Shareholder Information

Shares In Issue

As at 18/05/17 the number of shares in issue was 35,795,539.


Major Shareholders

As at 18/05/17, significant shareholdings in the share capital of VEL were:

Name Number of Ordinary Shares % of issued Ordinary Shares
Jonathan Bridges 5,515,929 15.41%
Gerard Johnson 4,927,693 13.77%
Christopher Banks 4,927,693 13.77%
Mark Mills 1,825,200 5.10%

In addition to the above, the following shares were held by the Directors, PDMRs or their connected parties:

Name Number of Ordinary Shares % of issued Ordinary Shares
Alan Kershaw 29,412 0.08%
Darren Ingram 10,588 0.03%

In addition to the above, the following shares were held by institutions immediately following admission:

Name Number of Ordinary Shares % of issued Ordinary Shares
Hargreave Hale 2,463,084 6.88%
Octopus Investment Management 1,762,940 4.93%
Amati Global Investors 1,175,294 3.28%
Killik & Co 1,147,059 3.20%

Shares not in public hands

In the terms of AIM Rules published 13 May 2014 and insofar as it is aware, at 18 May 2017, 52.56% of the Company’s AIM securities was not in public hands.


Restrictions in transfer of AIM securities

There are no restrictions on the transfer of the Company’s AIM securities.


Other exchanges and trading platforms

The Company has not applied or agreed to have any of it securities (including its AIM securities) admitted or traded on any other exchanges or trading platforms.


UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers

As an AIM traded UK registered company, Velocity Composites plc is subject to the UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers legislation.