LONDON, October 8 /CNW/ - INVESCO PLC announces that it has commenced an
irrevocable, non-discretionary program to purchase shares on its own behalf,
for putting into treasury, during its close period which commences on 9th
October 2007 and is scheduled to end at 12 noon on 8th November 2007. The buy
back programme will be managed by an independent third party, which makes its
trading decisions independently of, and uninfluenced by, the Company.
Any acquisitions will be effected within certain pre-set parameters, and
in accordance with both INVESCO PLC's general authority to repurchase shares
and Chapter 12 of the Listing Rules which requires the maximum price paid to
be limited to no more than 105 per cent of the average middle market closing
price of INVESCO PLC shares for the 5 dealing days preceding the date of
INVESCO PLC confirms that it currently has no unpublished price sensitive
INVESCO PLC is one of the world's largest independent investment
management organizations dedicated to helping people worldwide build their
financial security. Operating principally through the AIM, AIM Trimark,
Atlantic Trust, INVESCO, Invesco Perpetual, PowerShares and WL Ross & Co.
brands, INVESCO PLC strives to deliver outstanding performance and service
across a comprehensive array of investment products for individuals and
institutions around the world. For more information go to www.invesco.com.
For further information:
For further information: INVESCO Michael S. Perman, +44 (0) 20 7065 3942
Company Secretary or Aaron Uhde, +1 404 479-2956 Assistant Treasurer &
Director of Investor Relations or Doug Kidd, +1 404 479-2922 Managing