FINSBURY GROWTH & INCOME TRUST PLC - Transaction in Own Shares

FINSBURY GROWTH & INCOME TRUST PLC - Transaction in Own Shares

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                      FINSBURY GROWTH & INCOME TRUST PLC

                         Allotment of Ordinary Shares

On 9 March 2015 FINSBURY GROWTH & INCOME TRUST PLC (the "Company") allotted
from its block listing authority of 23 July 2014 150,000 new Ordinary shares of
25p each at a price of 588.5 pence per share; these shares rank pari passu with
the existing Ordinary shares in issue. The issue price equates to a premium to
the cum income net asset value per share at the time of the transaction of
0.9%, such premium including a placing commission of 0.2%.

Following this issue, the Company has the ability to issue a further 1,046,501
ordinary shares under its blocklisting facility.

As a result of this allotment, the total number of ordinary shares in issue now
stands at 106,470,212 and the total number of voting rights in the Company is
106,470,212. There are no shares held in treasury.

The above figure of 106,470,212 may be used by shareholders as the denominator
for the calculation by which they may determine if they are required to notify
their interest in, or change to their interest in, the Company under the FCA's
Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Enquiries:

Victoria Hale
Frostrow Capital LLP
Tel: 020 3 170 8732