On 15 May 2008 MHP completed the Initial Public Offering (IPO) in the form of global depositary receipts (GDRs) listed on the London Stock Exchange. As part of this offering, the Bank of New York was appointed as the depositary for the ordinary shares that were offered and for the issuance of the GDRs. Shares capital of MHP SE as of 09.05.2008 consisted of 110,770,000 shares, with a nominal value of €2 per share. Free float of MHP SE as of 16.05.2008 amounted to 22,23% of the Company’s issued ordinary share capital. After series of share-buy-back and major shareholder SPO in December 2010, current (September 2012) free float of the Company amounts to 34% of the Company’s total share capital. Major shareholder CEO and a founder of MHP, Mr. Yuriy Kosiuk, owns 66% of shares.