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Investor Relations

At Plaza Centres p.l.c., we understand the importance of effective investor relations. Our dedicated team is here to ensure that our shareholders are well-informed, engaged, and have a voice in our corporate decisions. We provide regular updates, financial reports, and opportunities for interaction to foster a strong sense of partnership with our investor community.
We value the active participation of our shareholders in shaping the future of Plaza Centres p.l.c.

Investors Information

2023
June 14
AGM 2023 – Refurbishment Works Presentation
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May 24
AGM 2023 Form of Proxy
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May 24
Notice to Shareholders
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May 01
Notice to Shareholders
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2022
June 1
2022 Form of Proxy
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June 2
Notice To Shareholders
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May 24
Notice to Shareholders
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2021
June 24
Questions received by Shareholders for 21st AGM
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June 2
2021 Form of Proxy
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June 2
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2020
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June 2
2021 – AGM Notice
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March 1
Notice To Shareholders
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2019
May 15
AGM Notice – English Version
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May 15
AGM Notice – Maltese Version
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May 15
2019 Form of Proxy
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May 15
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2018
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February 18
Notice To Shareholders
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2020
October 16
Questions received for the AGM
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September 23
AGM Notice
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September 23
Remuneration Policy
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September 23
Shareholders’ Circular
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September 23
Annual Report & Financial Statements 31 December 2019
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March 2
Notice To Shareholders
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2017
May 10
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2016
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2018
May 10
2018 Form of Proxy
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May 10
AGM Notice – English Version
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May 10
AGM Notice – Maltese Version
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May 10
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2017
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February 12
Notice to Shareholders
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2015
May 6
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2014
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February 1
Notice to Shareholders
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2016
May 10
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2015
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February 1
Notice to Shareholders
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2013
Novembar 29
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2012
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2014
May 9
Plaza Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2013
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2012
May 3
Plaza Annual Report & Financial Statement 2011
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May 3
Plaza Proxy Form
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May 3
AGM Notice – English Version
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2010
April 8
Plaza Annual Report & Financial Statement 2009
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2011
May 3
Plaza Annual Report & Financial Statement 2010
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2009
April 1
Plaza Annual Report & financial statement 2008
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2008
April 4
Plaza Annual report & Financial Statement 2007
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2007
April 4
Plaza Annual report & financial statement 2006
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2006
April 5
Plaza Annual report & financial statement 2004
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2007
April 4
Plaza Annual report & financial statement 2005
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Mr. Charles J. Farrugia

Chairman

Mr. Charles J. Farrugia was appointed Chairman of Plaza Centres p.l.c. in October 2015.

He has been a Director of the company since 25 April 2008. Mr. Farrugia worked in the banking sector for 35 years and sat on a number of boards and committees within the HSBC Malta Group. Before retirement, in December 2009, he held the post of Head of Global Banking & Markets and was a senior executive director of HSBC Malta p.l.c. for a number of years. Mr. Farrugia holds the position of non-executive director with several other Maltese companies.

Mr. Alfredo Muñoz Pérez

Deputy Chairman

Alfredo Muñoz Pérez has a degree in Law (1985) and Economics (1986) from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE) and a Masters in Taxation from CEF Madrid.
He started his career in the Audit Division of Arthur Andersen and Co. in Madrid and in 1989 became the Financial Controller of Alico Spain (AIG Life Company).
He joined MAPFRE Asistencia in 1998 as CFO and in 2004 he was appointed Deputy General Manager in charge of Support Areas. During this period he also held several directorships in international subsidiaries and two chairmanships.
In 2011, he was appointed President and CEO of MIDDLESEA INSURANCE (Malta) and subsidiary companies in Malta. In 2015, he became COO (Chief Operating Officer) of MAPFRE in Turkey, an entity in which a year later he was appointed CEO.
In 2020 in Madrid, he was appointed Operations Director of Mapfre Real Estate (Mapfre Inmuebles) and in January 2021, he took the position of General Manager.
Outside of Mapfre Group duties, he was the President of the Maltese Spanish Chamber of Commerce (2012-2015) and had other roles such as a member of the Board of Deik (Turkish body for international relations).

Ms. Josianne Briffa

Non-Executive Director

Ms. Josianne Briffa has over 20 years of experience in financial services, specialising primarily in the area of financial regulation.

She started her career within the Financial Services Advisory Team of a leading audit firm, after which she joined an international group where she led the Compliance and Internals Controls functions for the group’s insurance entities in Malta. In 2013 Josianne joined MAPFRE Malta and she holds the role of Group Chief Compliance Officer. Josianne is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Master of Arts in Financial Services with distinction from the University of Malta.

Prof. Emanuel P. Delia

Non-Executive Director

Professor Emanuel P. Delia held posts in academia, public sector institutions, and private sector organisations.

His research and publications include analyses of several economic sectors in the Maltese Islands. He was a Director of the Central Bank of Malta, Middle Sea Insurance p.l.c., and AON Malta Ltd. He was also Chairman of Mid-Med Bank p.l.c. and until July 2017 the Chairman of APS Bank Ltd. He is the Chairman of Amalgamated Investments SICAV p.l.c. and of Mercury p.l.c

Mr. Brian Mizzi

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Brian Mizzi sits on the Board of Directors of the Mizzi Organisation and has over forty years of active service working within the organisation.

He serves as Managing Director for The General Soft Drinks Co. Ltd., bottlers and distributors of Coca-Cola products in Malta, and has been actively involved since it was acquired by Mizzi Organisation. Mr. Mizzi is also heavily involved in the tourism industry; he is the Managing Director for The Waterfront Hotel, as well as a Director representing Mizzi Organisation’s interests, on the board for Mellieha Bay Hotel. Also in Brian Mizzi’s directorship portfolio is The Institute of English Language Studies Ltd. of which Mizzi Organisation is a substantial shareholder.

Ms. Petra Alisa Vella

Non-Executive Director

Ms. Petra Alisa Vella is a Business Consultant specialising in business development and operations.

She has over 15 years of experience in Retail and Branding filling roles of Head of Business Development and Chief Operations Officer for Bortex Group, Campo MarzioDesign, and Mconcepts Ltd. Such roles have enabled her to work on both the international and local retail scenes gaining extensive knowledge in the area. Ms. Vella obtained her first degree in Management from the University of Malta, and her MSc in Marketing from the University of Bath, UK. She is currently reading for a Mini MBA in Brand Management and also holds certifications in Aesthetic Intelligence & Luxury Brand Management and Product Design.

Mr. Gerald J. Zammit

Executive Director

Mr. Gerald J. Zammit has been a Plaza Board member and an Executive Director since 2005.

He forms part of Plaza’s Executive Management Team and in 2016 was appointed Acquisitions and Mergers Director. Until early 2017, he had served on Plaza’s Marketing Committee from Plaza’s inception in 1993. He was also a member of the audit committee.

Mr. Steve Abela

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Steve Abela was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Plaza Centres p.l.c. on 1 March 2018.

He started his professional career in the architectural field and later moved into property management. In 2014 and 2017, Mr. Abela graduated in Facilities Management from Leeds Beckett University and is a member of the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM), formerly known as the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM). He has extensive experience in the fields of project management, space planning, and operations. Steve also acts as a director of Esports Avenue Limited, a joint venture company within the Group.

Dr. Louis de Gabriele

Company Secretary

Dr. Louis de Gabriele is currently the Managing Partner at Camilleri Preziosi, one of the leading commercial and corporate law firms.

Louis’s expertise ranges from the corporate, banking, capital markets, corporate finance, M&A, and commercial transactions practice areas of the firm where he has been actively involved since the beginning of his career.
He has led the Camilleri Preziosi team on a number of major projects and transactions, both for local and international corporations, and has been, and still is, actively involved in the areas of Capital markets, Corporate finance, and Financial regulation.
Louis de Gabriele also assists a number of listed companies with day-to-day corporate requirements and acts as company secretary to a number of companies.
Louis de Gabriele holds law degrees from the University of Malta and an LL.M in Corporate & Commercial Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science, he is President of the Chamber of Advocates.

2023
7 November
Extension of Offer to Purchase Bonds
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2 August
Approval of the Interim Financial Statements and Dividend Recommendation
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20 July
Board Meeting to be Held
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27 June
Information Relevant to New Appointed Directors
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14 June
Annual General Meeting Held
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26 April
Announces approval of financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2022 and dividend recommendation
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05 April
Board Meeting to be Held
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2022
2 August
Extension of Offer to purchase bonds
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25 July
Errata Corrige – Interim Financial Statements
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22 July
Announces approval of the Interim Financial Statements and dividend recommendation
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11 July
Board Meeting to be held recommendation
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23 June
Annual General Meeting Held
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2 June
Bond Cancellation
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16 May
Annual General Meeting to be Held
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29 April
Extension of Offer to purchase bonds
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27 April
Announces approval of financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2021 and dividend recommendation
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8 April
Board Meeting to be Held
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7 April
Notification of Major Holdings in the Company
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4 April
Bond Cancellation and Extension of Offer
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7 March
Errate Corrige – Bond Cancellation
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1 March
Extension to Offer to Purchase Bonds
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22 February
Extension to Offer to Purchase Bonds
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1 February
Extension to Offer to Purchase Bonds
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1 January
Extension of offer to purchase Bonds
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2021
2 December
Bond Cancellation
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3 Novembar
Bond Cancellation
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30 September
Extension of Offer and Bond Cancellation
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2 September
Bond Cancellation
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31 August
Bond Cancellation
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3 August
Bond Cancellation
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28 July
Announces approval of the Interim Financial Statements
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20 July
Board Meeting to be held
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24 June
Annual General Meeting Held
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24 June
Extension of offer to purchase bonds
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1 June
Publishes information regarding its Annual General Meeting
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28 April
Announces approval of financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2020 and dividend recommendation
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28 April
Annual Report & Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2020
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30 March
Plaza Centres p.l.c. Company Announcement – Board Meeting to approve the Group’s Financial Statements for the financial year ended 31 December 2020 | Extension of offer to purchase bonds
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12 March
Keeping the Market Informed
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3 February
Extension of offer to purchase up to €2,000,000 in Bonds
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2020
20 December
Cancellation of Shares
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9 December
Plaza Centres p.l.c. Announces result of share buy-back auction
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1 Decembar
Terms of Share Buy-Back
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26 November
Extension of offer to purchase up to €2,000,000 in Bonds
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16 November
Plaza Centres p.l.c. Announces result of share buy-back auction
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12 November
Notification of major holdings in the Company
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10 November
Terms of Share Buy-Back (Cont.)
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9 November
Terms of Share Buy-Back
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5 November
Plaza Centres plc announces result of share buy-back auction
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4 November
Errate Corrige re Con Ann 192
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29 October
Bond Cancellation
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28 October
Terms for Share Buy-Back
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27 October
Additional Information about dividend declared
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26 October
Bond Concellation
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21 October
Extension of offer to purchase up to €2,000,000 in Bonds
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20 October
Errata Corrige to Co Ann 186/20
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19 October
Bond Cancellation
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14 October
Annual General Meeting Held
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14 October
Declaration of a Dividend
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8 October
Bond Cancellation
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25 September
Purchase of Bonds concluded – Offer to purchase up to €2,000,000 in Bonds
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25 August
Information on the Annual General Meeting
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9 July
Corrigendum to Co Ann 176/20
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3 July
Keeping the market informed
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5 May
Re-opening of The Plaza
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29 April
Announces Cut-Off date
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27 April
Approval of the Company’s Audited Financial Statements for the financial year ended 31 December 2019 and announcement of forthcoming AGM
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27 April
Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2019
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20 April
Board Meeting to approve the Financial Statements as at 31 December 2019
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23 March
COVID-19 Update
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2019
18 July
Board Meeting to consider the Interim Financial Statements
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6 June
19th Annual General Meeting
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2018
24 July
Approval of the Interim Financial Statement
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24 July
Half-Yearly Report for the Period Ended 30 June 2018
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5 July
Board Meeting to consider the Interim Financial Statements
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1 June
Appointment of Directors
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31 May
18th Annual General Meeting
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20 March
Announces approval of Financial Statements and Dividend Proposal
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20 March
Annual Report and Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2017
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13 March
Board Meeting to approve the Financial Statements as at 31 December 2017
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27 February
Appointment of Chief Executive Officer
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1 February
Appointment of Company Secretary
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8 January
Interim Appointments at Plaza Centres p.l.c.
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2 January
The sad demise of Mr Lionel Lapira
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2017
21 July
Change in Shareholding pursuant to Listing rule 5.176
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19 July
Approval of Half-Yearly Report
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20 June
Board Meeting to consider the Interim Financial Statements
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31 May
17th Annual General Meeting
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6 March
Preliminary Financial Statements for the year ended 31 December 2016.
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13 February
Errata Corrige to Approve the Financial Statements as at 31 December 2016
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13 February
Board Meeting to approve the Financial Statements as at 31 December 2016
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2016
15 December
Interim Directors’ Statement
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28 September
Acquisition of Property
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5 August
Issue of €8.5 million Unsecured Bonds 2026
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8 July
Errata Corrige to Half Yearly Report
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8 July
Approval of Half Yearly Results
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22 June
Board Meeting to consider the Interim Financial Statements
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30 May
16th Annual General Meeting held
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25 May
Interim Directors’ Statement
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5 May
Preliminary Agreement Signed
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16 March
Preliminary financial Statements for the year ended 31 December 2015.
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15 February
Nomination of Directors
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15 February
Nomination of Directors
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3 February
Board Meeting to approve the Financial Statements as at 31 December 2015
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Plaza Centres plc – Profile

Plaza Centres plc is a public limited company registered on 30 June 1966. The Company’s business traces its origins to the construction of the Plaza cinema in the 1950′s. In 1986, the management of the Plaza discontinued the cinema operations and decided to develop a modern commercial centre. The construction work for the project began in 1989 and ended in 1993.
Plaza Centres plc owns, operates, manages, leases and markets the Plaza Shopping and Commercial Centre in Sliema. The Centre comprises a mix of retail; catering and office facilities spread over nine floors with a total area of circa 13,000 square metres.

Share Capital

On 24 May 2012, by virtue of an extraordinary resolution approved at the Annual General Meeting, the Company re-denominated its share capital and executed a share split of 1:3. The authorised share capital of the Company is 75,000,000 ordinary shares of €0.20 each, with an issued and full paid up capital of 25,492,000 ordinary shares of €0.20 each.

Type of Listing

The securities are listed here.

6 December
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Composition of the Board

In compliance to the company’s Articles of association, the appointment of directors is reserved exclusively to the Company’s shareholders. The board is composed of the following Directors:

Mr Charles J. Farrugia – Chairman;
Mr Alfredo Muñoz Pérez – Deputy Chairman;
Ms Josianne Briffa  – Non-Executive Director;
Prof. Emanuel P. Delia  – Non-Executive Director;
Mr Brian Mizzi – Non-Executive Director;
Ms Petra Alisa Vella – Non-Executive Director;
Mr Gerald J. Zammit – Executive Director;
Mr Steve Abela – Chief Executive Officer;
Dr. Louis de Gabriele – Company Secretary;

The Executive Committee

The Executive committee is the highest delegated authority by the board in overseeing the activities and management of the company. The members of the Executive Committee are:

Mr Steve Abela – Chairman;
Mr Charles J. Farrugia; 
Mr Gerald J. Zammit;

The Audit Committee

In compliance with the requirements of the Capital Market Rules issued by the Listing Authority the Board of Directors established an Audit Committee to support it in its responsibilities in dealing with issues of risk; control and governance; and associated assurance.

The Committee’s terms of reference of the Audit Committee establish the composition, role, and function of the Committee, the parameters of its remit as well as the basis for the processes that it is required to comply with. The Committee is a sub-committee of the Board and directly responsible and accountable to the Board. The Board reserves the right to change these terms of reference from time to time. The Audit Committee is composed of the following Directors:

Ms Josianne Briffa – Chairperson;
Prof. Emanuel P. Delia;
Mr Brian Mizzi;

 

The above are non-executive directors of the company and Ms Josianne Briffa is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Master of Arts in Financial Services with distinction from the University of Malta.

Company Management

The company’s senior management is responsible for all aspects of company’s operations. Responsibilities include, leasing, marketing, finance, operations, property development and management, health and safety public relations and human resource management and development. The company’s’ management structure consists of:

Mr Steve Abela – Chief Executive Officer;
Ms. Allison Wrigley – Chief Financial Officer;
Ms. Charmaine Xuereb Vella – Finance & Admin. Executive;
Mr. Ludovic Vella – Centre Manager;
Mr. David Farrugia – Operations Manager;
Ms. Chantal Oliveira – Marketing Manager;

External Auditors

PricewaterhouseCoopers are appointed on an annual basis during the company’s Annual General Meeting by means of a resolution.

The contact details of PricewaterhouseCoopers are:

PricewaterhouseCoopers
78 Mill Street
Qormi
MALTA

Tel: +356 2124 7000
Fax: +356 2124 4768

Email: info@mt.pwc.com
www.pwc.com/mt

Annual Report and Financial Statements

26 April 2023
Annual Report & Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2022
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27 April 2022
Annual Report & Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2021
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28 April 2021
Annual Report & Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2020
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27 April 2020
Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2019
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12 April 2019
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2018
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20 March 2018
Annual Report and Consolidated Financial Statements 31 December 2017
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26 April 2017
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2016
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24 May 2016
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2015
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1 June 2015
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2014
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13 May 2014
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2013
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29 November 2013
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2012
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4 July 2012
Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2011
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Half-Yearly Report

2 August 2023
Half Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2023
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22 July 2022
Half Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2022
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28 July 2021
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2021
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29 July 2020
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2020
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01 August 2019
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2019
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24 July 2018
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2018
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19 July 2017
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2017
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08 July 2016
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2016
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21 July 2015
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2015
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23 July 2014
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2014
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15 July 2013
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2013
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31 July 2012
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2012
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26 July 2011
Half-Yearly Report for the period ended 30 June 2011
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6 April 2022
Plaza Centres Plc – Issuer Notification
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12 November 2020
Plaza Centres Plc – Issuer Notification
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9 September
Memorandum & Articles
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Plaza’s vision is to continue to be the best shopping, business and leisure destination in Malta. We seek to achieve this through the constant adaptation towards the dynamic market we operate in, as well as seeking to meet our customers changing needs, wants and expectations.

For the past twenty years, our objectives sought to maintain our leadership status in an industry constantly attracting new entrants. The company’s ability to align its resources to meet its objectives were key factors that assisted Plaza Centres plc to achieve its competitive advantage. These strategies involved the alignment of its human resources and the company’s assets with its capacity to adapt to the changes taking place in the external environment.

Our dedicated, loyal, customer focused and highly trained human resources were a central factor that contributed towards Plaza’s success. The company‘s principal activity is to lease, manage, maintain and market the Plaza Shopping and Business Centre in the heart of Sliema’s Commercial area. A secondary activity is the development of new extensions to the company’s existing building. During the past ten years, Plaza Centres plc embarked on three extension projects, increasing its rentable areas by an additional 4,000 s.m.

PERSON DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY
DATE
INSTRUMENT TYPE
NATURE OF TRANSACTION
PLACE OF TRANSACTION
CURRENCY PRICE VOLUME
OTHER INFORMATION
Charles J. Farrugia
18 April 2017
Equity
Bought
Malta Stock Exchange
EURO 1.05 23,408
Chairman of Plaza Centres plc
Alf Mizzi & Sons Limited
10 November 2020
Equity
Sold
Malta Stock Exchange
EURO 0.925 1,000,000
Alf Mizzi & Sons Ltd closely associated with Mr Alan A Mizzi (Director – Plaza Centres plc)
Alf Mizzi & Sons Limited
19 November 2020
Equity
Sold
Malta Stock Exchange
EURO 0.920 1,000,000
Alf Mizzi & Sons Ltd closely associated with Mr Alan A Mizzi (Director – Plaza Centres plc)
Mizzi Organization Limited
9 December 2020
Equity
Sold
Off-exchange
EURO 0.91 750,000
Mizzi Organisation Limited is a person closely associated with Mr Brian Mizzi, who holds the position of a director within Plaza Centres plc
Mizzi Organization Limited
11 December 2020
Equity
Sold
Malta Stock Exchange
EURO 0.92 96,030
Mizzi Organisation Limited is a person closely associated with Mr Brian Mizzi, who holds the position of a director within Plaza Centres plc
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24 August 2016
Publication of Prospectus Issue of €8.5 million Unsecured Bonds 2026
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14 June 2023
Remuneration Policy For Directors
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Investing in Success: Why Choose to Invest?

Investing in Plaza Centres p.l.c. means becoming part of a company with a rich history of public ownership, a commitment to transparency, and a dedicated board of directors.

Investing in Plaza Centres p.l.c. is an opportunity to be part of a thriving company that has consistently delivered value and growth. As a shareholder, you become a vital stakeholder in our journey towards excellence. Here’s why you should consider becoming an investor:

Financial Growth
Historically, our company has shown steady growth and a commitment to delivering value to our investors. Your investment has the potential to appreciate over time, offering you a path to financial prosperity.

Dividend Rewards
As a shareholder, you may have the opportunity to receive regular dividend payments. Our commitment to shareholder value includes distributing a portion of our profits back to our investors. These dividends can provide a consistent stream of income to enhance your financial stability.

Transparency and Information
As a shareholder, you gain access to company reports, financial updates, and performance data. Stay well-informed about our operations, strategies, and achievements to make informed investment decisions.

Stability and Diversification
Diversifying your investment portfolio is a key strategy for risk management. Adding shares in Plaza Centres p.l.c. can provide stability and diversification, reducing the overall risk of your investment portfolio.

How to Invest: How to Become a Shareholder
Becoming a shareholder is a straightforward process. We welcome investors who share our vision for growth and excellence.

Investors Information

Plaza Centres p.l.c.
The Plaza Commercial Centre
Management Office, Level 3
Bisazza Street
Sliema, SLM 1640
Malta

T: (356) 2134 3832/3/4
E: info@plazamalta.com

VAT-MT 1003 0232
Company Registration C564

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