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FORTESCUE METALS GROUP LTD (FMG)

Listed on ASX

Former (or subsequent) names

 FROMTO
FORTESCUE METALS GROUP LTD06/11/2003
FORTESCUE METAL GROUP LIMITED05/08/200306/11/2003
ALLIED MINING AND PROCESSING LIMITED24/01/200005/08/2003
ALLIED MINING AND PROCESSING NL05/03/199824/01/2000
PHARAOH METALS CORPORATION NL29/11/199405/03/1998
AMERICAN BOULDER NL27/08/198729/11/1994
LAKE RAESIDE NL27/08/1987

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Our website ranking of FMG: rating 5
(5 out of 5)
COMPANY WEBSITE:

 

REGISTRY:

Link Market Services, Level 12 QV1 Building 250 St Georges Terrace Perth WA 6000

Tel : +61 8 9211 6670 or 1300 554 474
Fax : +61 2 9287 0303
RegistryWebsite RegistryEmail

Company details

ISIN: AU000000FMG4
Address: Level 2, 87 Adelaide Terrace, EAST PERTH, WA, AUSTRALIA, 6004
Tel:  (08) 6218 8888 Fax: (08) 6218 8880

Date first listed: 19/03/1987
Company Secretary: Cameron Wilson, Alison Terry (Joint Co. Secretaries)
Sector: Materials Industry Group: XMJ
Activities: Exploring for, mining, processing and marketing of iron ore

Iron ore miner Fortesque Metals (ASX: FMG) has been the subject of takeover rumors recently after a mystery buyer bought a 2.9% stake last week. The buyer is thought to be Canada's Teck Resources or possibly Xstrata, while the planned merger between Xs

22/02/2012

shares reinstated to quotation

26/02/2009

securities suspended from quotation pending an announcement

25/02/2009

we understand that on or about this date the company split its shares 10 for 1

19/12/2007

suspension of trading lifted immediately, following receipt of an announcement by the Company regarding its capital raising

18/07/2007

securities suspended from quotation pending an announcement

17/07/2007

shares reinstated to quotation

10/07/2006

shares suspended from trading pending an announcement

07/07/2006

the company and its chief executive, Andrew "Twigg" Forrest, were accused of "misleading and deceptive" conduct by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission in Federal Court today - ASIC argues that the company did not properly disclose the status of $1.85 billion of infrastructure development agreements with Chinese companies when it characterised them as "binding" in late 2004 - subsequently the Chinese groups made it clear that they were still negotiating and had not signed binding deals - as a consequence shareholders who purchased shares paid materially more for their shares than would have been the case if the contravention had not occurred - ASIC is seeking $3 million in damages from Fortescue and $600,000 from Mr Forrest in relation to the charges - it is also possible that Mr Forrest could be banned as a company director

02/03/2006

we understand that on or about this date the company undertook, proposed to undertake or was the subject of the following corporate action: - Divestment of Allied Medical Limited based on an in-specie distribution of 100% of the shares in Allied Medical to Fortescue shareholders by way of an equal Reduction of Capital - this corporate event may appear elsewhere in this company record

08/11/2005

name changed from Fortescue Metal Group Limited

06/11/2003

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    Directors' on-market share transactions (last 5)

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    Purchases Sales

    DATEDIRECTORNUMBERPRICEAMOUNT
    27/08/2020Ya-Qin Zhang12,000$19.170$230,040
    13/03/2020Mark Barnaba20,300$9.153$185,802
    11/03/2020Andrew Forrest4,000,000$8.789$35,157,341
    27/02/2020Andrew Forrest22,112,053$10.983$242,861,295
    30/11/2018Andrew Forrest30,058,660$3.912$117,576,782

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    Directors & Executives (current)

    NAMETITLEDATE OF APPT
    Andrew ForrestNon Exec Chairman18/07/2003
    Mark BarnabaDeputy Chairman, Independent Director19/02/2010
    Julie ShuttleworthDeputy CEO30/11/2017
    Greg LilleymanCOO30/11/2017
    Ian WellsCFO30/11/2017
    Ken AmbrechtIndependent Director17/10/2003
    Ya-Qin ZhangNon Exec Director01/09/2019
    Jean BaderschneiderNon Exec Director19/01/2015
    Sebastian CoeNon Exec Director17/10/2003
    Elizabeth GainesNon Exec Director, CEO22/02/2013
    Penelope Bingham-HallDirector
    Jennifer MorrisDirector
    Cao ZhiqiangDirector18/01/2018
    Rod CampbellInvestor Relations

    Date of first appointment, title may have changed.

    Directors & Executives (former)

    NAMETITLEDATE OF APPOINTMENTDATE OF RESIGNATION
    Sharon WarburtonDeputy Chairman, Non Exec Director04/06/201331/03/2020
    Neville PowerCEO, Executive Director01/07/201116/02/2018
    Cao HuiquanNon Exec Director27/02/201218/01/2018
    Stephen PearceExecutive Director, CFO01/03/201031/12/2016
    Owen HegartyVice Chairman13/10/200805/12/2016
    Geoff RabyIndependent Director18/08/201105/12/2016
    Peter MeursExecutive Director22/02/201318/04/2016
    Herb ElliottDeputy Chairman, Independent Director01/10/200312/11/2014
    Graeme RowleyNon Exec Director17/10/200312/11/2014
    Herbert ScruggsNon Exec Director01/08/201112/11/2014
    Geoffrey BrayshawIndependent Director, Non Exec Director01/07/200704/06/2013
    Ian CummingNon Exec Director28/08/200901/09/2011
    Russell ScrimshawNon Exec Director16/10/200326/08/2011
    Ian BurstonNon Exec Director19/08/2011
    Joseph SteinbergNon Exec Director28/08/2009
    Gordon TollNon Exec Director17/05/2007
    Thomas MaraAlternate Director16/11/2006
    Christopher LinegarNon Exec Director18/07/200331/01/2005
    Mark CarusoNon Exec Director31/05/200201/12/2003
    Gregory SteemsonNon Exec Director18/07/2003
    David LymburnNon Exec Director18/07/2003
    Antony RigollNon Exec Director15/06/200109/07/2002
    Michael PerrottChairman01/07/199931/05/2002
    Michael DillonNon Exec Director01/07/199931/05/2002

    Date of first appointment, title may have changed.