Transaction in Own Shares
7 June 2023
THE GLOBAL SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC
TRANSACTION IN OWN SHARES
In accordance with Listing Rule 12.4.6, The Global Smaller Companies Trust plc (the 'Company') announces today that it has purchased the following number of its ordinary shares of 2.5 pence each on the London Stock Exchange through Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited.
Date of purchase:
7 June 2023
Number of ordinary shares purchased:
Lowest price per share:
Highest price per share:
Aggregate volume per trading venue:
Weighted average price per trading venue:
The Company intends to hold the purchased shares in treasury.
Following the above transaction, the Company holds 97,402,683 of its ordinary shares in treasury and has 523,131,087 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).
Therefore, the total number of voting rights in the Company is now 523,131,087. The above figure (523,131,087) may be used by shareholders 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 Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.
Name of contact and telephone number for enquiries:
For and on behalf of Columbia Threadneedle Investment Business Limited,
Telephone: 020 7628 8000