Information  X 
Enter a valid email address

City of London IT (CTY)

  Print      Mail a friend       Annual reports

Wednesday 16 February, 2000

City of London IT

Purchase of Own Securities

City of London Investment Trust PLC
16 February 2000
                         
                             
            THE CITY OF LONDON INVESTMENT TRUST PLC

   Market Purchase by the Company of its own Ordinary Shares

The  City  of  London  Investment Trust  plc  hereby  gives
notification that, pursuant to the authority granted to the
Company at the Annual General Meeting on 4 November 1999 to
make market purchases of the Company's own shares, a market
purchase  of  300,000 ordinary shares of 25p  each  of  the
Company was made today at a price of 210p per share.

Following  the  purchase  and  cancellation  of  the  above
shares, 210,449,303 ordinary shares of 25p each will remain
in issue.


For further information please contact:

Job Curtis/Alex Crooke
The City of London Investment Trust plc
Telephone: 0171 410 4367/4447

or

Vicki Staveacre/Martin Wade
The Press Office
Henderson Investors
Telephone: 0171 410 4222