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AIM Rule 26

This page contains links to core management and financial information and has been designed to comply with the requirements of Rule 26 of the AIM Rules for Companies – ‘Company Disclosure’.

Company Information

Since flotation in December 2006, the Group has established itself as a major player in the United Kingdom automotive retail sector. The Group is the 5th largest motor retailer by turnover and operates in over 130 locations.

The Group is UK registered and so is subject to the UK city code on takeovers and mergers.

Company Overview & Directors and responsibilities


Documentation and Announcements

Public documents

Shareholder communications


Vertu Motors Securities are currently only traded on AIM. Please refer to the table below for significant shareholders information.


This information is up to date as at 19/12/19

Issued Share Capital

369,173,981 ordinary 10p shares

The following significant shareholding positions (3% or over) have been notified to us:
Notifier Ordinary Shares %
Close Asset Management Limited 18881144 5.11%
Octopus Investments Nominees Limited 15042142 4.07%
Ruffer 13925000 3.77%
Tweedy Browne Company LLC 20200937 5.47%
FIL Limited 17640958 4.78%
Cazenove Capital Management 18600000 5.04%

The following shareholding positions have also been notified to us, although the Company believes that these shareholders no longer have any interest in the Company's shares:
Notifier Ordinary Shares %
Artemis Investment Management 29943170 8.11%
BlackRock Inc 19863491 5.38%
Majedie Asset Management Limited 14512492 3.93%
Miton Group plc 19816677 5.37%
Invesco Asset management 12594310 3.41%
Denver Investment Advisors LLC 12451914 3.37%

Shares not in public hands

11,702,235 ordinary 10p shares (3.17%)

Restrictions on transfer

There are currently no restrictions on the transfer of securities.