Information  X 
Enter a valid email address

City of London IT (CTY)

  Print      Mail a friend       Annual reports

Tuesday 19 December, 2000

City of London IT

Purchase of Own Securities

City of London Investment Trust PLC
19 December 2000



THE CITY OF LONDON INVESTMENT TRUST PLC

HENDERSON GLOBAL INVESTORS

19 DECEMBER 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 2 November 2000 to make market purchases of the Company's own shares, a
market purchase of 50,000 ordinary shares of 25p each of the Company was made
today at a price of 240.50p per share.

Following the purchase and cancellation of the above shares, 206,216,018
ordinary shares of 25p each will remain in issue.


                                   - ENDS-


For further information please contact:


Job Curtis/Alex Crooke

The City of London Investment Trust plc

Telephone: 020 7410 4367/4447


or


Vicki Staveacre

The Press Office

Henderson Investors

Telephone: 020 7410 4222