Information  X 
Enter a valid email address

Henderson Smllr Cos (HSL)

  Print      Mail a friend       Annual reports

Wednesday 03 August, 2005

Henderson Smllr Cos

Transaction in Own Shares

Henderson Smaller Cos Inv Tst PLC
03 August 2005

THE HENDERSON SMALLER COMPANIES INVESTMENT TRUST PLC

HENDERSON GLOBAL INVESTORS

3 August 2005

              THE HENDERSON SMALLER COMPANIES INVESTMENT TRUST PLC

           Market Purchase by the Company of its own Ordinary Shares

The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc hereby gives notification
that, pursuant to the authority granted at the Annual General Meeting of the
Company held on 24 September 2004 to make market purchases of the Company's own
shares, a market purchase of 160,000 ordinary shares of 25p each of the Company
was made today at a price of 188p per share.

Following the purchase and cancellation of the above shares, 101,371,282
ordinary shares of 25p each will remain in issue.

                                     -ENDS-

For further information please contact:

Neil Hermon
The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc
Telephone: 020 7818 4351

Teresa Wat
The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc
Telephone: 020 7818 4644

James de Sausmarez
Head of Investment Trusts, Henderson Global Investors
Telephone: 020 7818 3349


                      This information is provided by RNS
            The company news service from the London Stock Exchange            FRTLIVIIE