LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
THE MERCANTILE INVESTMENT TRUST PLC
REPURCHASE OF ORDINARY SHARES INTO TREASURY
The Mercantile Investment Trust plc (the 'Company') purchased into Treasury 874,500 Ordinary shares at 1666.80 pence per share.
Following the transaction the Company holds 3,509,288 ordinary shares in Treasury. The shares in issue less the total number of Treasury shares is 90,939,930.
The Company will only re-issue shares held in Treasury at a premium to net asset value.
18 October 2016
For further information, please contact:
JPMorgan Funds Limited
020 7742 4000
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