Shares and shareholders

Stock exchange performance 1 March 2019 to
29 February 2020
  1 March 2018 to
28 February 2019
Total number of shares traded (’000) 128 887   174 397
Shares traded as a percentage of issued shares (%) 60.38   72.70
Total value of shares traded (ZAR million) 4 405   4 132
JSE Limited prices (SA cents)      
Closing 3 060   3 150
High 3 797   3 300
Low 2 800   1 715
Public/non-public shareholding      
Percentage non-public shareholders 36.59%   37.45%
Percentage public shareholders 63.41%   62.55%

Listed below are analyses of holdings extracted from the register of ordinary shareholders at 29 February 2020:

  Shareholders
in SA
Shareholders other
than in SA
Total
shareholders
Shareholder type Number % of shares Number % of shares Number % of shares
Directors 1 0.2 3 12.9 4 13.1
Shareholders over 10% 1 23.1 1 23.1
Treasury 1 0.5 1 0.5
Total non-public 3 23.8 3 12.9 6 36.7
Public 2 985 43.5 257 19.8 3 242 63.3
Total 2 988 67.3 260 32.7 3 248 100.0

The following are the principal beneficial shareholders whose holding directly or indirectly in the Company totals more than 5% of the issued share capital as at 29 February 2020:

  Number
of ordinary
shares
% of
issued
shares
Government Employees Pension Fund (PIC) 46 427 441 23.0
Jens Montanana (director) 24 680 000 12.3
Old Mutual Life Assurance Co Ltd (SA) 14 475 451 7.2
Sanlam Investment Management (Pty) Ltd – various funds 13 816 625 6.9
Black people and black female economic interest and voting rights

An analysis of black beneficiation through mandated investment schemes invested in Datatec as at 29 February 2020:

  Number
of ordinary
shares
% of
issued
shares
Total mandated investments identified 118 188 593 58.7
Voting rights deemed to be held by black people on a flow through basis 44 883 754 22.3
Voting rights deemed to be held by black women on a flow through basis 21 811 128 10.8
Economic interest deemed to be held by black people on a flow through basis 27 767 811 13.8
Economic interest deemed to be held by black women on a flow through basis 13 969 164 6.9