The shares of NB Plc were admitted to trading on the floor of The Nigerian Stock Exchange on 5th September, 1973. Currently, NB Plc is one of the topmost companies on The Nigerian Stock Exchange by market capitalization.
With about 110,976 shareholders as at 30 th September, 2019, the authorised share capital of NB Plc is N5billion, divided into 10 billion shares of 50kobo each.
The issued share capital as at 30 th September 2019, stood at N3,998,451,025.50 divided into 7,996,902,051 ordinary shares of 50 kobo each. As at 30 th September, 2019, Heineken N.V has a majority shareholding of approximately 55.95% while approximately 44.05% is held by Nigerian and foreign individuals and associations.
A total dividend of ₦19,401,169,121 (Nineteen Billion, Four Hundred and One Million, One Hundred and Sixty Nine Thousand, One Hundred and Twenty One Naira only) was paid, subject to the deduction of withholding tax, on the 20th of May, 2019 to all Shareholders whose names appeared on the Company’s Register of Members at the close of business on the 6th of March, 2019.
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The increase in Net Revenue recorded in the First Quarter of 2019 compared to the corresponding Quarter in 2018, was offset by higher Excise Duty rates which came into effect in June 2018.