Shareholding Statistics

As at 9 March 2020

Distribution of Shareholdings*

Size of shareholdings No. of
shareholders
% No. of shares
(excluding treasury shares)
%

1 – 99

4,765

12.04

163,237

0.01

100 – 1,000

15,111

38.19

8,696,851

0.52

1,001 – 10,000

16,682

42.16

51,328,644

3.08

10,001 – 1,000,000

2,958

7.48

124,272,843

7.45

1,000,001 and above

52

0.13

1,483,872,620

88.94

Total

39,568

100.00

1,668,334,195

100.00

* The information in this table does not take into account the 144,000 shares purchased by the Company from the market between 6 March 2020 and 9 March 2020 and held as treasury shares.

 

Treasury Shares, Subsidiary Holdings and Public Float
As at 9 March 2020, the Company had 12,351,273 treasury shares, constituting 0.73% of the total number of issued shares in the capital of the Company, and no subsidiary holdings. Based on information available to the Company as at 9 March 2020, approximately 76% of the issued shares of the Company was held by the public and therefore, Rule 723 of the Listing Manual had been complied with.

 

Twenty Largest Shareholders (as shown in the Register of Members and Depository Register)

Name of shareholders No. of shares %**

Citibank Nominees Singapore Pte Ltd

308,729,511

18.51

DBS Nominees (Private) Limited

295,884,973

17.74

DBSN Services Pte. Ltd

147,426,403

8.84

Wee Investments (Pte) Limited

133,278,368

7.99

HSBC (Singapore) Nominees Pte Ltd

108,557,646

6.51

Wah Hin and Company Private Limited

85,988,870

5.15

Tai Tak Estates Sendirian Berhad

68,668,000

4.12

Raffles Nominees (Pte) Limited

52,839,067

3.17

UOB Kay Hian Private Limited

43,163,139

2.59

C Y Wee & Co Pte Ltd

37,781,750

2.26

Haw Par Investment Holdings Pte Ltd

22,832,059

1.37

Wee Cho Yaw

21,599,798

1.29

Pickwick Securities Private Limited

20,469,962

1.23

BPSS Nominees Singapore (Pte.) Ltd.

16,856,995

1.01

Straits Maritime Leasing Private Limited

16,696,298

1.00

UOB Nominees (2006) Private Limited

9,155,012

0.55

Tee Teh Sdn Berhad

8,600,487

0.52

Haw Par Equities Pte Ltd

7,541,628

0.45

CGS-CIMB Securities (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

5,855,691

0.35

United Overseas Bank Nominees (Private) Limited

5,279,684

0.32

Total

1,417,205,341

84.97

** Percentage is calculated based on the total number of issued ordinary shares, excluding treasury shares and subsidiary holdings, of the Company.

 

Ordinary Shares

Substantial Shareholders (as shown in the Register of Substantial Shareholders)

Shareholdings registered
in the name of
substantial shareholders
Other shareholdings in
which substantial
shareholders are deemed
to have an interest
Total Interest
Substantial Shareholder No. of shares No. of shares No. of shares % ^

Estate of Lien Ying Chow, deceased

316,516

86,099,912(1)

86,416,428

5.18

Lien Ying Chow Private Limited

85,999,165(1)

85,999,165

5.16

Wah Hin and Company Private Limited

85,988,870

10,295(2)

85,999,165

5.16

Sandstone Capital Pte. Ltd.

10,295

85,988,870(3)

85,999,165

5.16

Wee Cho Yaw

21,599,798

287,113,587(4)

308,713,385

18.51

Wee Ee Cheong

3,081,455

173,663,415(4)

176,744,870

10.60

Wee Ee Chao

160,231

137,847,174(4)

138,007,405

8.27

Wee Ee Lim

1,831,903

173,266,519(4)

175,098,422

10.50

Wee Investments (Pte) Limited

133,278,205

194,119

133,472,324

8.00

^ Percentage is calculated based on the total number of issued shares, excluding treasury shares and subsidiary holdings, of the Company.

Notes:

  1. Estate of Lien Ying Chow, deceased and Lien Ying Chow Private Limited were each deemed to have an interest in the 85,999,165 UOB shares in which Wah Hin and Company Private Limited has an interest.
  2. Wah Hin and Company Private Limited was deemed to have an interest in the 10,295 UOB shares held by Sandstone Capital Pte. Ltd.
  3. Sandstone Capital Pte. Ltd. was deemed to have an interest in the 85,988,870 UOB shares held by Wah Hin and Company Private Limited.
  4. Wee Cho Yaw, Wee Ee Cheong, Wee Ee Chao and Wee Ee Lim were each deemed to have an interest in Wee Investments (Pte) Limited’s total direct and deemed interests of 133,472,324 UOB shares.