BlackRock Greater Europe Investment Trust plc ("the Company")
Voting Rights and Capital
In conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules (the "Rules")
provision 5.6.1, the Company would like to notify the market that as at
29 February 2012 its issued share capital consisted of 121,769,700 Ordinary
Shares of 0.1 pence each, carrying one vote per share, and 23,533,121
Subscription Shares of 0.1 pence each, with no voting rights (although these
shares are considered "qualifying financial instruments" in accordance with
the revised DTR 5). As at 29 February 2012, the Company held 2,734,952
ordinary shares in treasury.
Shareholders should use 121,769,700 as the denominator for the calculations by
which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or
a change to their interest in the Company under the Rules.
Ms C Driscoll
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited
1 March 2012