London, October 18
The European Investment Trust plc (“the Company”)
The Company announces that on 17 October 2016 it purchased the following number of its ordinary shares of 25 pence each on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.
|Date of purchase:||17 October 2016|
|Number of ordinary shares purchased:||2,076|
|Lowest price per share||749.0p|
|Highest price per share||752.0p|
The Company intends to cancel the purchased shares.
Following the above transaction, the Company has 42,040,620 ordinary shares in issue. Each of the Company's shares carries one vote. Accordingly, the total number of voting rights of the Company is 42,040,620.
18 October 2016
Kenneth J Greig
Edinburgh Partners AIFM Limited
Tel: 0131 270 3800
The Company’s registered office address is:
51 New North Road