2014

  • Letter to B shareholders 14 May 2014

2009

  • 2009 Offer for B shares
  • Tax information

2008

  • 2008 Offer for B Shares
  • Tax information

2007

As indicated in the announcement of 14 June 2007 headed "Circular and Notice of EGM", a Circular and Notice of EGM has been posted to shareholders regarding a proposed £800 million bonus issue of B shares and a share capital consolidation. Shareholders approved the proposals at the EGM on 11 July 2007.

  • Apportionment of Capital Gains Tax Base Cost
  • Circular and Notice of EGM

2006

At the EGM on 12 July 2006, shareholders approved a £700m bonus issue of listed B shares and the related 11 for 13 shares capital cosolidation. The B shares were listed on 17 July 2006 and the initial purchase offer completed on 24 July 2006. The share capital consolidation took place on 17 July 2006.

  • Circular and Notice of EGM
  • Summary of EGM proxy forms
  • Shareholder Q&A
  • Prospectus: "Introduction of B shares to the Official List and admission of trading on the London Stock Exchange."
  • Poll Results
  • Apportionment of Capital Gains Tax Base Cost