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  • Costa Group (ASX: CGC)
    Latest News

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    Costa share price ripens 8% after accepting lower offer

    Costa looks set to be taken private after accepting a takeover approach.

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    Costa shares fall as takeover bid gets $139 million trim

    Costa has received a best and final takeover approach at a lower price.

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    These ASX shares are having a tough time on Thursday.

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    Here's why this ASX 200 stock just crashed 18%

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    Mergers & Acquisitions

    Is the Costa takeover a 'great outcome' for shareholders or not?

    Experts are mixed on whether the offer is strong or not.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Yes, Costa Group has historically paid two fully franked dividends a year.

    Costa Group generally pays its shareholder dividends in April and October.

    Costa Group Holdings Ltd listed on the ASX on 24 July 2015.

    Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
    08 Mar 2023 $0.0500 40.00% Final 06 Apr 2023
    14 Sep 2022 $0.0400 100.00% Interim 06 Oct 2022
    09 Mar 2022 $0.0500 100.00% Final 07 Apr 2022
    15 Sep 2021 $0.0400 100.00% Interim 07 Oct 2021
    10 Mar 2021 $0.0500 100.00% Final 08 Apr 2021
    16 Sep 2020 $0.0400 100.00% Interim 08 Oct 2020
    12 Mar 2020 $0.0200 100.00% Final 08 Apr 2020
    11 Sep 2019 $0.0350 100.00% Interim 03 Oct 2019
    13 Mar 2019 $0.0500 100.00% Final 12 Apr 2019
    12 Sep 2018 $0.0850 100.00% Final 04 Oct 2018
    14 Mar 2018 $0.0500 100.00% Interim 05 Apr 2018
    13 Sep 2017 $0.0000 100.00% Final 05 Oct 2017
    20 Mar 2017 $0.0400 100.00% Interim 24 Apr 2017
    27 Sep 2016 $0.0600 100.00% Final 26 Oct 2016
    21 Mar 2016 $0.0300 100.00% Interim 27 Apr 2016

    CGC ASX Announcements

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    About Costa Group

    Costa Group Holdings Ltd (ASX: CGC) is the largest fresh produce company in Australia. Beginning as a small family fruit shop in country Victoria in the 1920s, the business has expanded to become a comprehensive growing, wholesale, distribution, and export operation.

    Its products are predominantly sourced from around 5,000 planted hectares of farmland, tomato glasshouse facilities, and mushroom-growing operations around Australia. Costa Group also operates berry farms in Morocco and China as part of its international business.

    The vast majority of the company's revenue derives from its Produce segment. Costa Group is now the leading grower and supplier of avocadoes, berries, and citrus fruits in Australia. 



    Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Name Title Start Date Profile
    Mr Neil Gregory Chatfield Non-Executive ChairmanNon-Executive Director Oct 2011
    Mr Chatfield is an Executive and Non-Executive Director with experience in company management, and with specific expertise in high growth companies, financial management, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and risk management. Mr Chatfield is currently Non-Executive Chairman of Aristocrat Leisure (Director since November 2017 and Chairman since February 2019). He was previously the Chair and Non-Executive Director of Seek Limited (to 31 December 2018), a Non-Executive Director of Transurban Ltd (to October 2021), Iron Mountain Inc. (to September 2017), Recall Holdings Ltd (to May 2016), Chair and Non-Executive Director of Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd (to May 2015). He was also a Non-Executive Director of Atomos Ltd from September 2017 until 1 February 2019.
    Ms Janette A Kendall Non-Executive Director Oct 2016
    Ms Kendall is a Director since 11 October 2016. She is a Member of the Audit and Risk Committee, Horticultural Innovation and Technology Committee and Nomination Committee. She has held various senior management roles in her career including Senior Vice President of Marketing at Galaxy Entertainment Group in Macau, China; Executive General Manager of Marketing at Crown Melbourne; General Manager, Pacific Brands; Managing Director of emitch Limited; and Managing Director of Clemenger Digital and Clemenger Proximity.
    Mr Peter Maxwell Margin Non-Executive Director Jun 2015
    Mr Margin is a Director since 24 June 2015 and Chair of the Remuneration and Human Resources Committee and member of the Audit and Risk Committee and Nomination Committee. Mr Margin has many years of leadership experience in major Australian and international food companies, including Executive Chairman of Asahi Beverages ANZ, Chief Executive of Goodman Fielder Ltd and Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer of National Foods Ltd.
    Dr Elizabeth Jane Wilson Non-Executive Director Apr 2019
    Ms Wilson is a Director since 1 April 2019 and member of the Remuneration and Human Resources Committee, Horticultural Innovation and Technology Committee and Nomination Committee. She is Co-Chair of the Federal Government's Australian Advisory Board on Technology and Healthcare Competitiveness.
    Mr Harry George Debney Non-executive DirectorChief Executive Officer Jul 2021
    Mr Debney was formerly the Company's CEO (from 2010) and Managing Director (from 2015) until his retirement from the Company's executive team in March 2021. During his time as CEO, Mr Debney oversaw the transition of the business from a privately owned company to its listing on the Australian Securities Exchange.
    Mr Timothy (Tim) Goldsmith Non-Executive Director Sep 2018
    Mr Goldsmith has corporate experience gained from over three decades of working in Australia and internationally. Mr Goldsmith previously worked as a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) for over 20 years, which included leading PwC's National China desk. Mr Goldsmith is currently Non-Executive Chairman of Hazer Group Ltd and Angel Seafood Holdings Ltd.
    Mr David Thomas Company SecretaryGeneral Counsel
    Wayne Johnston Chief Financial Officer
    Marc Werner Chief Operating Officer
    David Thomas Company SecretaryGeneral Counsel

    Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Name Shares Capital
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 119,833,736 25.79%
    Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 87,698,166 18.87%
    Jp Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 56,111,025 12.07%
    Neweconomy Com Au Nominees Pty Limited 21,505,156 4.63%
    National Nominees Limited 9,834,075 2.12%
    BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd 8,994,576 1.94%
    Hoxton Pty Ltd <Fa & Sa Costa Family A/C> 5,004,721 1.08%
    3Rd Wave Investors Pty Ltd 4,500,000 0.97%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Hub24 Custodial Serv Ltd 4,444,464 0.96%
    Ubs Nominees Pty Ltd 3,947,351 0.85%
    First Samuel Ltd Acn 086243567 <Anf Its Mda Clients A/C> 3,304,891 0.71%
    Warbont Nominees Pty Ltd <Unpaid Entrepot A/C> 2,779,285 0.60%
    Netwealth Investments Limited <Wrap Services A/C> 1,590,859 0.34%
    Netwealth Investments Limited <Super Services A/C> 1,436,328 0.31%
    Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited <Colonial First State Inv A/C> 1,149,911 0.25%
    Mr John Paterson 1,000,000 0.22%
    Mr Leendert Hoeksema + Mrs Aaltje Hoeksema 780,000 0.17%
    Mr Ivan Alfred Pellizzer + Mrs Elizabeth Jean Pellizzer 734,998 0.16%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd <Pitcher Partners Drp> 688,328 0.15%
    Abn Amro Clearing Sydney Nominees Pty Ltd 680,614 0.15%