Fleming Overseas Inv Trust PLC
28 February 2000
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
25,000 ordinary shares at 557.0p per share representing
0.02% 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
11,810,000 shares have been repurchased under this
authority which represents 10.57% 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
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