Transaction in Own Shares
15 October 2020
GCP Asset Backed Income Fund Limited
(the "Company" or "GCP Asset Backed")
Transaction in own shares
GCP Asset Backed, which invests in asset backed loans, today announces that pursuant to the general authority granted by shareholders of the Company at the annual general meeting on 7 July 2020 to make market purchases of its own ordinary shares, it repurchased 60,000 ordinary shares at a price of 85.62 pence per share, to be held in treasury, on 14 October 2020.
Following this transaction, the Company has in issue 442,033,518 ordinary shares of which 752,000 are held in treasury.
For reporting purposes under the FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules the market should exclude any shares held in treasury and should use the figure of 441,281,518 voting rights when determining if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in the Company.
For further information, please contact:
Gravis Capital Management Limited +44 (0) 20 3405 8500
Investec Bank plc +44 (0) 20 7597 4000
Buchanan/Quill +44 (0)20 7466 5000
Notes to Editors
GCP Asset Backed is a closed ended investment company traded on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. Its investment objective is to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns primarily through regular, growing distributions and modest capital appreciation over the long term.
The Company seeks to meet its investment objective by making investments in a diversified portfolio of predominantly UK based asset backed loans which have contracted, predictable medium to long term cash flows and/or physical assets