FLEMING OVERSEAS INVESTMENT TRUST PLC
8 October 1999
This announcement replaces the Fleming Overseas Investment Trust plc 'Purchase
of Own Securities' announcement released at 07:05 today under RNS No 8082q.
The issuer has made several additions and amendments to the text of the
announcement. The full corrected version is shown below.
REPURCHASE OF ORDINARY SHARES FOR CANCELLATION
The Fleming Overseas Investment Trust plc announces that
on Friday 8th October in the market they purchased for
cancellation 175,000 ordinary shares at 480p per share
representing 0.15% of the ordinary shares in issue.
The number of shares repurchased to date now totals
The current repurchase authority for 16,931,744 shares
was approved by shareholders on 28 July 1999. To date
1,200,000 shares have been repurchased under this
authority which represents 1.06% of the ordinary shares
in issue as at the date shareholder approval was granted.
The remaining shares in issue following this repurchase
11 October 1999
For further information, please contact:
Liz Hayman (Company Secretary)
Caroline Henry (Assistant Company Secretary)
Fleming Investment Trust Management Limited
............................0171 638 5858
HSBC Securities - Stockbrokers to the Company
.............................0171 336 2004