BLACKROCK NEW ENERGY INVESTMENT TRUST PLC: Conversion of Securities
BLACKROCK NEW ENERGY INVESTMENT TRUST PLC: Conversion of Securities BlackRock New Energy Investment Trust plc
Conversion of Subscription Shares
The Board of BlackRock New Energy Investment Trust plc announces that it has issued, subject to listing, 1,180 ordinary shares following the exercise of Subscription Share Rights by 2 holders of Subscription Shares. The Ordinary Shares will rank pari passu with the existing Ordinary Shares.
It is expected that admission to the Official List and commencement of dealings in the Ordinary Shares on the London Stock Exchange will take place at 8.00 a.m. on Friday, 8 February 2013.
Following admission, there will be 246,870,407 Ordinary Shares (including 11,900,000 Ordinary Shares held in Treasury) and 45,629,404 Subscription Shares in issue.
7 February 2013
For further information, please contact:
Barbara Powley BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited - Company Secretary Telephone 0207 743 5610
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