London, February 16
Rights and Issues Investment Trust plc (the "Company")
Transaction in own shares
The Company announces that on 16 February 2017 it purchased for cancellation 3,953 Income Shares of £0.25 each at a price of £18.10 per share.
Following the above transaction, the total number of Income Shares in issue is 8,886,744. There are no shares held in treasury. This figure may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company.
|George Bayer/Maria Matheou|
|Maitland Administration Services Limited|
|Stockdale Securities Limited|
|020 7601 6118|