The trust's objective is to achieve capital growth through a focused portfolio of investments, particularly in companies whose share prices stand at a discount to estimated underlying net asset value.
British Empire Trust Plc Ord 10P is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code BTEM.L, and is part of the Investment Companies sector. It has a market capitalisation of £81,737m, with approximately 111m shares in issue. Over the last year, British Empire Trust Plc share price has been traded in a range of 111, hitting a high of 768.00, and a low of 657.00.
British Empire Trust Plc, officially known as British Empire Trust Plc Ord 10P was formed in February of 1889, making the company one hundred and thirty years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 30th September 2014, showing a turnover of approximately 18.21 million GBX, and a pre-tax profit margin of 78.82%. British Empire Trust Plc currently has 5 directors, and has had 12 previous directors over the last 130 years. In the last set of accounts, the directors received an average salary of 27 thousand each. In the accounts filed in 2014, the company paid 19621000 in dividends, or 0.1769 per share. These accounts also showed British Empire Trust Plc to have a net worth of 826.98 million, with 5.99 million held in cash.
British Empire Trust Plc is in the Investment Companies sector.
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|Shares in Issue||111m|
|52 Week High||768.00|
|52 Week Low||657.00|