The Group maintains communication with institutional shareholders through individual meetings with Executive Directors, particularly following publication of the Group’s interim and full year preliminary results.
All shareholders are encouraged to attend the Annual General Meeting at which the Group’s activities will be considered and questions answered.
The Non-Executive Directors are available to discuss any matters stakeholders might wish to raise, and the Chairman and Non-Executive Directors will attend meetings with investors and analysts as required.
Investor relations activity and a review of the share register are standing items on the Board’s agenda and the Chairman ensures ongoing, effective communication with shareholders.
The Senior Independent Director is available to shareholders if they have concerns which contact through the normal channels of Chairman, Chief Executive or other Executive Directors fails to resolve or for which such contact is inappropriate.