Wolseley Has ADR Shares Listed on NYSE
This is in addition to the company’s present stock exchange listing in London. As part of a plan to promote its corporate identity internationally, the stock exchange symbol by which the company is known in London has been changed from WLY to WOS, to match the symbol it has adopted in New York.
Richard Ireland, chairman of the firm, said “This is an exciting new milestone in the history of the group, and one which demonstrates our commitment to the continuing rapid development of Wolseley as a world-class international distribution business.”
Publication date: 06/11/2001