Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



20 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 10


Topic # 109784 26-Sep-2012 16:30 Send private message

Can anyone enlighten me on the ownership of Telecom- not Chorus but Telecom, Is this New Zealand owned (yes I know its not government owned) but what percentage of Telecom is owned by New Zealanders?

Any links or informaiton would assist- just working out wether to invest


Create new topic
7372 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 408


  Reply # 691790 26-Sep-2012 16:33 Send private message

It is a NZX listed company. The ownership is hard to know, as shares are often purchased by fund managers. But I had heard that NZ mum and dad shareholders could own around 50% of it. So if that is the case it is largely an NZ owned company and it's profits largely stay in NZ. I think the same would apply for chorus, as there was a share split, so people who where telecom shareholders, also became chorus shareholders..

1345 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 285

Subscriber

  Reply # 691846 26-Sep-2012 18:10 Send private message

I might be wrong, but doesn't the government still have a 24% "kiwi share" in Telecom?

798 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 109

Subscriber

  Reply # 691859 26-Sep-2012 18:52 Send private message

From the annual report (which is of course available online)


7372 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 408


  Reply # 691861 26-Sep-2012 19:02 Send private message

Handle9: From the annual report (which is of course available online)



But very difficult to tell who the end owners are. Many are just fund managers buying shares on behalf of their cusomters.

42 posts

Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 692001 27-Sep-2012 07:58 Send private message

Hiya - Telecom's investor centre is a good place for shareholder or potential shareholder info. 




@richirvine
@telecomnz


Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Government Limos
Created by networkn, last reply by Bung on 31-Oct-2014 12:39 (94 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Snap refuses to replace faulty gear
Created by Brendan, last reply by MadEngineer on 28-Oct-2014 19:07 (92 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


How good is your general Science Knowledge?
Created by Aredwood, last reply by Dratsab on 31-Oct-2014 17:35 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


Sky will be 'upgrading software' of My Sky to connect to internet. What does that mean?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by hio77 on 31-Oct-2014 19:14 (23 replies)
Pages... 2


Shutup and take my money (via NFC on my mobile phone)
Created by sxz, last reply by afe66 on 31-Oct-2014 19:19 (22 replies)
Pages... 2


Speed limit when overtaking? Teach me please.
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by joker97 on 28-Oct-2014 17:13 (123 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Uber: a cheaper taxi ride?
Created by kingdragonfly, last reply by livisun on 31-Oct-2014 14:47 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


DDos Protection from ISP
Created by charsleysa, last reply by freitasm on 31-Oct-2014 12:11 (46 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.