Information for investors

Dividends on ordinary shares

Two payments were made during the tax year 2010/2011 as follows:

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Payment date

Dividend description

per share

30 July 2010

Final 2010


7 Jan 2011

Interim 2011



Shareholding enquiries

Queries on shareholdings should be addressed to Tate & Lyle’s Registrar, Equiniti.

Equiniti Limited
Aspect House
Spencer Road
West Sussex
BN99 6DA
Tel: 0871 384 2063 (for UK calls)
        +44 (0)121 415 0235 (for calls from outside the UK)

Calls to 0871 numbers are charged at 8 pence per minute from a BT landline. Other telephone providers’ costs may vary. Lines are open from 8:30am to 5:30pm UK time, Monday to Friday.

Individual Savings Account (ISA)

Tate & Lyle’s ordinary shares can be held in an ISA. For information, please call the Equiniti ISA Helpline on 0871 384 2244.

Tate & Lyle’s website ( and share price information

Tate & Lyle’s website provides direct links to other Group company sites and to sites providing financial and other information relevant to the Company. The share price is available on the website with a 20-minute delay. Similar information is available on many specialist websites, on Teletext and in several national newspapers.

Capital gains tax

The market values on 31 March 1982 for the purposes of indexation up to April 1998 in relation to capital gains tax of Tate & Lyle PLC shares then in issue were:

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Ordinary shares of £1 each


Equivalent value per ordinary share of 25p


6½% cumulative preference shares


Tate & Lyle American Depositary Shares (ADSs)

The Company’s shares trade in the USA on the NASDAQ over the counter (OTC) market in the form of ADSs and these are evidenced by American Depositary Receipts (ADRs). The shares are traded on the OTCQX exchange under the ticker symbol TATYY. Each ADS is equivalent to four ordinary shares. For more information, contact the Bank of New York Mellon at:

The Bank of New York Mellon
Shareowner Services
PO Box 358516
PA 15252-8516
Tel: +1 888 269 2377 (for US calls)
        +1 201 680 6825 (for calls from outside the USA)

On 10 April 2007, Tate & Lyle was approved for the International PremierQX tier of International OTCQX. This provides a gateway to US securities markets for international companies that are listed on a qualified international exchange. Tate & Lyle’s ADR is identified with an International PremierQX logo and investors can find current financial information and other disclosure on and

Financial calendar

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Provisional date


Subject to the approval of shareholders

2011 Annual General Meeting



28 July 2011

Announcement of half-year results for six months to 30 September 2011



3 Nov 20111

Announcement of full-year results for the year ending 31 March 2012



31 May 20121

2012 Annual General Meeting



26 July 20121





Dividend on ordinary shares





2011 final

2012 interim

2012 final


27 May 2011

3 Nov 20111

31 May 20121

Payment date

5 Aug 20112

6 Jan 20121

3 Aug 20122

Dividends on 6½% cumulative preference shares

Paid 31 March and 30 September.

Electronic communications

Shareholder documents are only sent in paper format to shareholders who have elected to receive documents in this way. This approach enables the Company to reduce printing and distribution costs and its impact on the environment.

Shareholders who have not elected to receive paper copies are sent a notification whenever shareholder documents are published, to advise them how to access the documents via the Tate & Lyle website, Shareholders may also choose to receive this notification via email with a link to the relevant page on the website. Shareholders who wish to receive email notification should register online at, using their reference number that is either on their share certificate or other correspondence.