Share information

The issued share capital of EVRAZ plc ("the Company") is 1,506,527,294 ordinary shares with a nominal value of US$1 each. As at 20 May 2016, the current number of shares outstanding is 1,419,512,128. The Company holds 87,015,166 ordinary shares in treasury. The total number of voting rights attaching to the ordinary shares of the Company is therefore 1,419,512,128.

The figure of 1,419,512,128 ordinary shares may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company’s ordinary shares under the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Major shareholders

As of 7 June 2016

Number of shares % of voting rights
Lanebrook Ltd. 905,487,416 63.79%

Lanebrook Ltd. (the major shareholder) is a limited liability company which was incorporated under the laws of Cyprus on 16 March 2006. Its beneficiaries are Roman Abramovich, Alexander Abramov, Alexander Frolov and Eugene Shvidler.

Note. Hereinafter the percentage of all shareholders' voting rights is calculated based on the latest number of voting rights (1,419,512,128 as of 20 May 2016) that the Company has ascertained.

The Company is aware of the following beneficiaries who have an interest in three percent or more of EVRAZ plc's share capital (in each case, except for Gennady Kozovoy, held indirectly):

Beneficiary Number of shares % of voting rights
Roman Abramovich* 440,528,063 31.03%
Alexander Abramov** 303,541,958 21.38%
Alexander Frolov** 151,573,018 10.68%
Gennady Kozovoy*** 83,751,827 5.90%
Alexander Vagin*** 82,887,014 5.84%
Eugene Shvidler* 43,805,030 3.09%

* The number of shares as per TR-1 Form: Notification of major interest in shares dated 7 June 2016. Includes pro-rata shareholding held via Lanebrook and additional shares held outside Lanebrook. 

** The number of shares as per Notification on PDMRs dealing dated 30 December 2016.

*** The number of shares is as per TR-1 Form: Notification of major interest in shares dated 6 February 2013. For Mr Kozovoy, includes shares held directly.