Downing FOUR VCT plc : Issue of Equity

Downing FOUR VCT plc
16 March 2017
Issue of Equity

The Directors of Downing FOUR VCT plc announce an allotment on 16 March 2017 of Generalist Shares of 0.1p each ("Generalist Shares") and Healthcare Shares of 0.1p each ("Healthcare Shares") pursuant to the Offers for Subscription that opened on 8 December 2016 ("Offers") as follows:

2,638,490 Generalist Shares at an average price of 102.95p; and
667,497 Healthcare Shares at an average price of 102.11p.

Application for the shares to be admitted to the Official List of the UK Listing Authority and to trading on the London Stock Exchange's market for listed securities will be made shortly. Dealings are expected to commence on or around 22 March 2017.

Following this allotment, the issued share capital and total voting rights of the Company are summarised follows:


Shares in issue
Voting rights
per share

Voting rights
DSO B Shares of 0.1 pence each19,911,0702064,101,680,420
DSO C Shares of 0.1 pence each29,926,070129,926,070
DSO D Shares of 0.1 pence each7,867,2479257,277,203,475
DP2011 General Ordinary Shares of 0.1 pence each15,644,0662133,332,186,058
DP2011 General A Shares Shares of 0.1 pence each18,418,6141132,081,303,382
DP2011 Structured Ordinary Shares of 0.1 pence each10,678,7252192,338,640,775
DP2011 Structured A Shares of 0.1 pence each12,572,817        1131,420,728,321
DP2011 Low Carbon Ordinary Shares of 0.1 pence each7,575,4195003,787,709,500
DP67 Ordinary Shares of 0.1 pence each11,239,7857508,429,838,750
Generalist Shares of 0.1 pence each5,209,5371,1465,970,129,402
Healthcare Shares of 0.1 pence each2,138,1911,1462,450,366,886
Total voting rights     41,219,713,039

Included in this issue of equity under the Offers were allotments to PDMRs as follows:

Director / PDMR   Shares allotted Issue price
    Generalist Shares Healthcare Shares Generalist Shares Healthcare Shares
Sir Aubrey BrocklebankDirector-5,000-100.0p

Following this allotment, Sir Aubrey Brocklebank's shareholding in the Company is summarised as follows:


Share class

% of shares
 in issue
DP2011 Low Carbon Shares5,1750.07%
Healthcare Shares5,0000.23%

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Source: Downing FOUR VCT plc via GlobeNewswire