1 September 2016
BLACKROCK THROGMORTON TRUST PLC
TOTAL VOTING RIGHTS
In conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules (the "Rules") provision 5.6.1, the Company would like to notify the market that as at 31 August 2016 its issued share capital consisted of 73,130,326 Ordinary Shares of 5 pence each, carrying one vote per share (which excludes 7,400,000 ordinary shares which are held in treasury).
Shareholders should use 73,130,326 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 under the Rules.
Mr K Mayger
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited
Tel: 0207 743 1098