Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust
Market Purchase by the Company of its
own Ordinary Shares
The Board of Aberforth Smaller
Companies Trust plc (“ASCoT”) hereby gives notification that,
pursuant to the authority granted at the Annual General Meeting of
the Company held on 28 February 2019
to make market purchases of the Company’s own shares, a market
purchase of 100,000 Ordinary shares of the Company was made today,
09 October 2019, at a price of
1220.8859p per share.
Following the purchase and cancellation
of the above shares, 89,533,066 Ordinary shares will remain in
issue. A total of 1,033,285 Ordinary shares have been purchased and
cancelled under the above authority.
For further information contact:
Michael Campbell, Aberforth Partners
telephone: 0131 220 0733.
Aberforth Partners LLP, Secretaries