Northern Venture Trust PLC.
3 JULY 2009
NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC ("The Company")
CORRECTION: ISSUE OF EQUITY AND TOTAL VOTING RIGHTS
The announcement headed 'Issue of equity and total voting rights'
released by the Company on 26 June 2009 erroneously referred to the
allotment of '260,496' ordinary shares on the first line whereas the
correct number of shares allotted was '240,946'. For clarity, the
full text of the amended announcement is set out below:
ISSUE OF EQUITY AND TOTAL VOTING RIGHTS
The Company announces that on 26 June 2009 it allotted 240,946
ordinary shares of 25p each to shareholders who agreed to subscribe
for shares under the terms of the Company's Dividend Investment
Scheme. The subscription price was 73.2p per share. Following the
above allotment, there are 40,170,808 ordinary shares in issue.
Application will be made at the earliest practicable opportunity for
these shares, which will rank pari passu with existing ordinary
shares, to be admitted to the Official List of the UK Listing
Authority and to trading on the London Stock Exchange's market for
In conformity with the Transparency Directive, the Company notifies
the market that the capital of the Company consists of 40,170,808
ordinary shares with a nominal value of 25p each and 20,612,249 C
shares with a nominal value of 75p each. All the shares have voting
The Company does not hold any ordinary shares or C shares in
Therefore, the total number of voting rights in the Company is
60,783,057 (the "Figure").
The Figure may be used by a shareholder or other person as the
denominator for the calculations by which he will determine if he is
required to notify the voting rights he holds in relation to the
Company, or a change to those voting rights, under the FSA's
Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
Alastair Conn/Christopher Mellor, NVM Private Equity Limited - 0191
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This announcement was originally distributed by Hugin. The issuer is
solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
July 03, 2009 05:42 ET (09:42 GMT)