FAQs

FAQs

Company

Which Stock Exchange is BAE Systems listed on?

BAE Systems has its primary listing on the London Stock Exchange (BA.LN), but is also listed in the form of American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) on the Over The Counter market (OTC) in the United States under the symbol BAESY.

What is the stock exchange symbol for BAE Systems?

London: BA.LN
ADR New York: BAESY

When did BAE Systems plc (then named British Aerospace plc) merge with the Marconi Electronics Systems (MES) business of GEC and what was the share price at that time?

BAE Systems plc merged with GEC’s MES business on 29 November 1999. The BAE Systems share price on 30 November 1999 was 369 pence.

When was BAE Systems plc first quoted on the London Stock Exchange and what was the issue price of shares at that time?

BAE Systems plc (then named British Aerospace plc) was first quoted in February 1981 at 150 pence.

Who is the Registrar for BAE Systems plc?

The BAE Systems’ share register is administered by Equiniti Limited.

For enquiries about your shareholding please call the helpline at Equiniti on:

0871 384 2044

Calls to this number are charged at 10p per minute (as per current charge, subject to change) from a BT landline. Other telephony provider costs may vary. Lines open 8.30am — 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Or, from outside the UK:

+44 121 415 7058

Or write to the Registrars at:

Equiniti Limited (0140)
Aspect House
Spencer Road
Lancing
West Sussex BN99 6DA
United Kingdom

How can I obtain a copy of the Annual Report and Accounts?

You can download a copy of the Report and Accounts or, alternatively, you can contact Equiniti Limited who will arrange to send you a copy.

When are the BAE Systems’ annual and interim results announced?

BAE Systems plc's year-end is 31 December. The annual results are usually announced in February and the interim results are announced in July/August.

For the next announcement date, access the Financial Calendar. To access past Interim and Preliminary reports visit the results archive.

When is the next AGM?

The AGM is usually held in May of each year. Appropriate notification of the exact date is sent in advance to all shareholders.

Access LSE share price.
Access the Financial Calendar.

Shareholder Information

How do I buy/sell shares?
How do I transfer my shares?
Can I receive more shares instead of cash dividends?
How can I find out how many BAE Systems shares I hold?
I have changed my address — who do I notify?
I have changed my name — what should I do?
I have lost my share certificate — what should I do?
How do I register the death of a shareholder?
Can I check my shareholding on-line?
Where do I find my shareholder reference number?
Can I receive electronic communications?
I’ve received more than one Annual Report. How can I stop this?
I have an old British Aerospace share certificate. Is it still valid?

Dividends

When are dividends paid?
Can I have my dividends paid direct into my bank or building society account?
I arranged to have my dividends paid into my bank/building society account but I have now changed the account — what should I do?
I have lost the cheque relating to my last dividend payment – can I get a replacement?
I have lost the tax voucher relating to my last dividend — can I get a replacement?
I cannot cash an old dividend cheque because it is out-of-date — what should I do?

To find out about ADRs, visit the ADR FAQs.