ADR holders

The Company's ordinary shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange in the form of American Depositary Shares, evidenced by ADRs and traded under the symbol ‘IHG’. Each American Depositary Share represents one ordinary share. All enquiries regarding ADR holder accounts, payments and dividends should be directed to J.P. Morgan, the authorised depositary bank.

ADR holders wishing to view their balance and a range of general information about holding ADRs should visit

Dividend payments to ADR holders

Dividend payments to ADR holders are made in US dollars by the authorised depositary. ADR holders should consult their tax advisers with respect to the US tax treatment of dividends.

Form 20-F

As a foreign private issuer, the Company is subject to the reporting requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the USA and, as such, is required to file with them an Annual Report on Form 20-F. Since 31 December 2013, IHG produces a combined UK Annual Report and US Annual Report on Form 20-F.

SEC filing

Our current and previous years Annual Reports on Form 20-F can be found on the SEC's website at:

In order to request a paper copy please visit our Annual Report request section.