FAQ
How long has Orbital been incorporated?
Orbital Engine Company (Australia) Pty Ltd was established in January 1973.
When did Orbital go public?
Orbital shares were first offered for sale on the Australian Stock Exchange in July 1984. In 1991 Orbital listed on the New York Stock Exchange switching to the Over the Counter Bulletin Board “OTCBB” in July 2004.
How many ordinary shares and ADSs are outstanding?
Orbital has 48,482,558 ordinary fully paid shares outstanding of which 10,058,720 (June 2011) are represented by ADS’s traded in the USA on the NYSE MKT.
What is an ADS?
American Depository Shares (ADSs) are the means by which US investors can trade in Orbital shares in the US market. Each ADS represents 16 ordinary shares in Orbital. The ADSs are traded in the US on the NYSE MKT, whereas the ordinary shares trade in Australia on the on the Australian Stock Exchange.
How do I get an Annual Report?
You may download a copy directly from this site or alternatively please forward an email request and an Annual Report will be forwarded to you via post.
How many employees work for Orbital?
Orbital has approximately 90 employees. (excluding Synerject)
Who are Orbital's auditors?
Ernst & Young
Who maintains Orbital’s Share Register?
Link Market Services Limited
Ground Floor
178 St Georges Terrace
Perth, Western Australia, 6000
Telephone: +61 1300 554 474
Facsimile: +61 (02) 9287 0303
www.linkmarketservices.com.au
Who administers Orbital’s ADS facility?
The Bank of New York Mellon
101 Barclay Street
New York, NY, 10286
United States of America
Telephone: 1 (212) 815 2218
Facsimile: 1 (212) 571 3050
www.bnymellon.com
How do I change my address or other shareholding details?
Holders of Australian ordinary shares should contact Link Market Services (see above) and holders of ADS’s should contact the Bank of New York Mellon (see above).
How do I remove or add my name from/to the Annual Report mailing list?
Holders of Australian ordinary shares should contact Link Market Services (see above) and holders of ADS’s should contact The Bank of New York Mellon (see above).