Thrive Renewables (Buchan) Ltd Bondholder FAQs

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  • When will my interest payments be paid to me?

    Your interest payment will be paid on 15 July each year into your nominated bank account. The final payment will be 15 July 2021, when the Bond is due to be repaid in full.

  • Will Thrive Renewables be launching more bond offers in the future?

    To hear about future Bond offers and share issues from Thrive Renewables, please subscribe to our email newsletter.

  • What information and correspondence should I expect every year from Thrive Renewables (Buchan) Ltd?

    We will send you your interest payment alongside an annual management report on or before 15 July annually (commencing on 15 July 2017).  You will also be able to view a copy of the annual financial statements for Thrive Renewables (Buchan) ltd on our website on the useful documents page.

  • How do I change my personal details or find out information about my bondholding?

    Computershare provide the registrar services for Thrive Renewables (Buchan) ltd. Please contact Computershare on 0370 707 1350 or write to Computershare Investor Services PLC, The Pavilions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol, BS99 6ZY to change your personal details.  

  • How can I register for e-communication with Computershare?

    Electronic communications may be more convenient for you and save, paper, printing and postage. If you would like to receive communications from us by e-mail, you will need to register for e-communication at the following web address:

    Once you have filled out the form and clicked ‘submit’, you will be registered for electronic communications.  The company code is TRE and you will be asked to enter your shareholder reference number.

    If you need any assistance, please call 0370 873 5805. Opening hours are 8:30am – 5:30pm.

  • What if I do not have an email address?

    We will post all communication to you.

  • Will I receive my interest payments by cheque or by bank transfer?

    If you completed a paper application form then the bank account information you provided on the form will be used to make the payments.  If you completed an online application through the Ethex website, your interest payments will be made by cheque. If you would like the annual interest payments made directly to your bank account, please provide your bank details to Computershare who are the registrars of the bond.

  • If I am a shareholder of Thrive Renewables plc and a bondholder of Thrive Renewables (Buchan) ltd and I want to change my contact details, should I inform Thrive Renewables about both separately?

    Yes, please contact Computershare and explicitly request to change your information for both your shareholding and for your bondholding.

  • How do I check the number of bonds that I hold?

    This information is stated on your bond certificate.  Alternatively, you can check this, as well as many other facts about your bondholding by contacting Computershare directly.

  • What if I lose my certificate?

    You will need to contact the registrar, Computershare by telephone on 0370 707 1350 in order to issue a replacement. A fee is charged for the replacement of certificates.  This fee differs depending on the value of the missing certificates.  For more specific information regarding fees, please contact Computershare.  It is important that you keep your bond certificate safe to avoid incurring costs.

  • What is Ethex’s role in the Bond Offer?

    During the Bond offer open period, Ethex were engaged as the Receiving Agent to the offer, processing all Bond applications. Now that the offer is closed, Ethex facilitate a Bulletin Board which allows Bond investors to sell their Bonds by communicating with interested buyers, subject to interested buyers being available.

  • How can I buy or sell bonds?

    For further information on buying and selling Thrive Renewables (Buchan) Ltd bonds, please contact Ethex using the following contact details:


    Phone: 01865 403 304

    Postal address:
    The Old Music Hall
    106-108 Cowley Road
    OX4 1JE


  • How does Ethex's Bulletin Board work for buying and selling bonds?

    Buyers and sellers post offers to buy or sell Bonds on the Ethex Bulletin Board. Buyers can then contact sellers by secure email via Ethex to make offers and agree the details of the trade.

    Once the match has been agreed between the two counterparties, Ethex will deal with the trade settlement, handle the funds for the transaction, and organise the transfer paperwork with both parties and the Registrar Computershare. Ethex charge a fee of £20 per transaction, payable by both buyer and seller. A more detailed explanation of how the secondary market works can be found at:

    Please note that the Ethex Bulletin Board does not constitute a recognised investment exchange and that Thrive Renewables (Buchan) Ltd cannot provide you with any advice about the merits or suitability of this investment for you.

  • How are Thrive Renewables plc and Thrive Renewables (Buchan) ltd related?

    Thrive Renewables (Buchan) Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Thrive Renewables plc and forms a part of a larger renewable energy group – the Thrive Renewables plc group of
    companies, which was established in 1994. You can learn more about Thrive Renewables plc on this web site.

  • I have more questions that are not covered here?

    Please contact Thrive Renewables in the first instance and we’ll aim to direct your enquiry to the right place.