What’s the exchange rate for euros? metoprolol migraine More than 50pc of BT was sold to the public in 1984 at 130p, in what was then the largest share issue in the world with the public owning around a third of the company. People paid 130p for shares in three instalments. Further sell-offs followed in 1991 and 1993. The stock roared above £10 in 1999’s technology bubble but is now worth 336p, with investors receiving generous dividends as well as a £2 windfall from 2004’s sale of mobile arm Cellnet. There remain thousands of individual shareholders.