Fleming Overseas Inv Trust PLC
9 February 2000
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
THE FLEMING OVERSEAS INVESTMENT TRUST PLC
REPURCHASE OF ORDINARY SHARES FOR CANCELLATION
The Fleming Overseas Investment Trust plc announces that
today in the market they purchased for cancellation
500,000 ordinary shares at 576p per share representing
0.47% of the ordinary shares in issue.
The number of shares repurchased to date now totals
The current repurchase authority for 16,751,864 shares
was approved by shareholders on 26 October 1999. To date
5,005,000 shares have been repurchased under this
authority which represents 4.50% of the ordinary shares
in issue as at the date shareholder approval was granted.
The remaining shares in issue following this repurchase
For further information, please contact:
Linda Field (Company Secretary)
Caroline Henry (Assistant Company Secretary)
Fleming Investment Trust Management Limited.
0171 638 5858
HSBC Securities - Stockbrokers to the Company
0171 336 2004