|When and where was Boustead listed?
Boustead was listed on 18 June 1975, on the Singapore Exchange (formerly known as the Singapore Stock Exchange).
What is Boustead’s ticker symbol?
Our ticker symbol is F9D.
When does Boustead’s financial year end?
Our financial year ends on 31 March.
When does Boustead release its financial results?
Our financial results are released every quarter in the months of August, November, February and May; not more than 45 days after the end of 1Q, 2Q and 3Q, and not more than 60 days after the end of the financial year.
When is Boustead’s Annual General Meeting?
Our AGM is usually held during the last week of July; not more than 120 days after the end of the financial year.
How many outstanding shares (excluding treasury shares) are there?
The total number of shares issued (excluding treasury shares) is 492,984,839 ordinary shares as at 31 December 2018.
Does Boustead have a dividend policy?
The Company does not have a fixed dividend policy. The form, frequency and amount of dividends will depend on the Company’s earnings, general financial condition, results of operations, capital requirements, cash flow, general business condition, development plans and other factors as the directors may deem appropriate. Notwithstanding this, the Company has been declaring dividends on a half-yearly basis.
How can shareholders participate in the Scrip Dividend Scheme (if applicable for the financial year)?
The Scrip Dividend Scheme provides shareholders with the option to receive shares in the company in lieu of cash on a qualifying dividend. Shareholders may choose to receive all or part thereof of their dividend in scrip. Fractional entitlements to new shares under the Scrip Dividend Scheme will be satisfied by a cash payment (based on the issue price) in lieu of such fractional entitlements.
Shareholders with registered addresses outside Singapore who would like to participate in the Scrip Dividend Scheme must provide the CDP with addresses in Singapore for the service of notices and documents no later than five market days prior to the books closure date for a qualifying dividend.
Does Boustead have a share buy-back programme?
The initial share buy-back mandate was approved during an EGM in FY2009 and has been renewed annually since then. Only shares which are issued and fully paid-up may be purchased or acquired by the company. Boustead has the authorisation from shareholders to repurchase up to a maximum of 10% of our issued share capital in any approved year.
What are the key business drivers of Boustead’s growth?
Our business platforms, strategies and business model value chain collectively form our business drivers, which highlight how we combine our core competencies and strategies for global markets to ultimately deliver sustainable value to our shareholders and other stakeholders. You can read more about it here
What is Boustead’s strategy to deliver value to its shareholders?
Boustead is focused on strengthening ourselves for sustainable long-term growth, through a four-pronged approach which aims to deliver shareholder value:
- Maintaining our cost-conscious culture and lean structure;
- A business model focusing on high value-added engineering activities such as design, process engineering, project management and services;
- Actively exploring acquisition and investment opportunities that offer synergy with our existing businesses; and
- Targeting business development in Asia and other resource-rich nations.
When is Boustead’s annual report distributed?
Financial Statements and Announcements
Boustead distributes our annual report to the registered mailing addresses of eligible shareholders approximately two weeks before our AGM, which is usually held in the last week of July.
How can I download/view quarterly results and annual reports online?
Please click the following links to download online versions of the:
How can I be notified of company announcements?
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In what year was Boustead founded?
How many employees does Boustead employ?
Boustead was founded in 1828 by an English businessman, Edward Boustead.
In FY2018, the Boustead Group had a total of 773 employees worldwide.
Where is Boustead headquartered at?
Our headquarters are located in Singapore at 82 Ubi Avenue 4, #08-01, Edward Boustead Centre, Singapore 408832.
Who are Boustead’s independent auditors?
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP has been appointed as the Group's auditors since FY2014. Previously, Deloitte & Touche LLP had audited the Group from FY2003 to FY2013.