Winpar is a public company listed on the
National Stock Exchange of Australia ("NSX"),
(NSX Code: WPH).
Winpar Holdings Limited was established in 1985 as an unlisted public
company by Mr. Robert Cameron and the late Mr. Wallace Hore, and by 30
June 1986 it had a share capital of $9005.00. It commenced formal
business on 1 July 1986 as an investor and sub-underwriter.
Since its incorporation the company has always operated primarily
as a value investor, and over a long period has accumulated a diverse
portfolio of listed and unlisted securities which it has perceived as
having long term value. Most of these have been Australian securities,
although more recently a proportion of them have been overseas
securities, mainly shares in companies in the United Kingdom. The
company has also developed a trading portfolio, although share trading
has always been regarded as a supplement to the company’s overall