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Merchants Trust PLC
23 January 2024


LEI: 5299008VJFXCUD2EG312


23 January 2024


The Merchants Trust PLC


In accordance with the policy announced on 19 March 2019, the Company has today issued 55,000 new ordinary shares of 25p each from the Company's general corporate purposes block listing facility at the prices below. The issuances each represented a premium of at least 1% to the prevailing current net asset value. These shares are issued under the waiver of pre-emption rights authorised by shareholders at the general meeting and rank pari passu with existing shares in issue.


1.   25,000 at 533.00p per share

2.  30,000 at 533.00p per share




Following this issue, the Company has the ability to issue 8,769,921 ordinary shares under its block listing facility. As a result of this allotment, the total number of ordinary shares in issue now stands at 148,324,887.


Shareholders may use the figure 149,502,887 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 FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.




Kirsten Salt

Company Secretary

Tel: 0203 246 7513



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