ADR

What is an ADS?

An American Depository Share or ADS is a US share which represents a specified number of ordinary shares on deposit in the United Kingdom.  An ADR is the certificate representing ownership of the ADSs.

Who can hold ADRs?

ADRs can be held by both retail investors and institutions.

What rights do ADS holders have?

An ADS gives registered ADS holders the right to receive dividends in US dollars, attend Balfour Beatty shareholder meetings, and the right to vote on important matters such as corporate actions.

Who is Balfour Beatty’s ADR Depositary Bank and how can I contact them?

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. is Balfour Beatty’s ADR Depositary Bank. ADR investors can contact JP Moran via telephone, in writing or email as follows:

Telephone:
Toll free within the United States at: 1-800-990-1135 or locally at 651-306-4383.

JP Morgan representatives are available from 7:00am to 7:00pm Central Time Monday to Friday.

In writing:


Mail
JPMorgan Shareholder Services
P.O. Box 64504
St. Paul, Minnesota 55164-0504

Overnight Mail
JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A.
1110 Centre Pointe Curve, Suite 101
Mendota Heights MN 55120-4100

Email
jpmorgan.adr@eq-us.com

How can I change my address on my ADR account?

You can change your address by contacting JPMorgan Shareholder Services at 1-800-990-1135 or locally at 651-306-4383 or via email to jpmorgan.adr@eq-us.com.

You can also write to:

JPMorgan Shareholder Services
P.O. Box 64504,
St. Paul, Minnesota 55164-0504

How can I replace a lost certificate?

If your certificate is lost, stolen or destroyed, please notify JP Morgan immediately so that a stop transfer can be placed on the certificate.

JP Morgan will send to you the forms necessary for issuing a replacement certificate. Please note there is a fee charged which is approximately 3% of the market value of the shares and a processing fee of $75.00 to purchase the replacement indemnity bond.

Please contact JP Morgan Shareholder Services at 1-800-990-1135 or locally at 651-306-4383 if you require any further clarification on how to replace a lost certificate.

Can I convert my ordinary shares into ADRs?

Yes, if you hold ordinary shares, please contact your broker who will be able to advise you on the process.

How can I find out when Balfour Beatty dividends are paid?

Balfour Beatty dividends are generally paid twice a year (usually in July and December each year).

Details of the dividend rate and payment date can be also found on JP Morgan’s website at: https://www.adr.com/

DR Search box:
Type: Balfour Beatty or BAFYY

What should I do if I lose my dividend cheque(s) or tax voucher, or have a dated dividend cheque?

Please do not cash cheques issued 6 months or more, prior to the dividend payment date.

You should contact JP Morgan Shareholder Services at 1-800-990-1135 or locally at 651-306-4383 or via email to jpmorgan.adr@eq-us.com to replace a dividend cheque or have a tax voucher reissued.

What should I do if I have further questions relating to Balfour Beatty plc ADRS?

You should contact JP Morgan Shareholder Services at 1-800-990-1135 or locally at 651-306-4383 or via email to jpmorgan.adr@eq-us.com.