Fleming Overseas Inv Trust PLC
30 October 2001
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
THE FLEMING OVERSEAS INVESTMENT TRUST PLC
APPOINTMENT OF DIRECTORS
The Board of The Fleming Overseas Investment Trust plc is pleased to announce
the appointment of John Rennocks and Richard Barfield as non-executive
directors with effect from 1st November 2001.
Mr Rennocks is a Chartered Accountant and a non-executive director of Foreign
and Colonial Investment Trust plc and was formally the Finance Director of
Corus Group plc (formerly British Steel) until March 2001.
Mr Barfield holds a number of appointments including a directorship of Equitas
and was formerly Chief Investment Manager for Standard Life.
There are no further details requiring disclosure under paragraph 16.4 of the
FSA Listing Rules.
Further information, please contact:
Linda Field, Company Secretary
J. P. Morgan Fleming Asset Management (UK) Limited - 0207 742 23426