London, September 22
NET ASSET VALUE BLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC The unaudited net asset values for BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust plc at close of business on 22 September 2016 were: 1097.20p Capital only and including debt at par value 1087.62p Capital only and including debt at fair value 1113.74p Including current year income and debt at par value 1104.17p Including current year income and debt at fair value Notes: 1. Investments have been valued on a bid price basis. 2. The total number of ordinary shares in issue excluding treasury shares is 47,879,792. The total amount of ordinary shares held in treasury is 2,113,731. 3. For the latest daily net asset value, previous month end performance statistics, asset allocation and ten largest holdings of the BlackRock managed Investment Trusts; see BLRKINDEX on Reuters or page 8800 on ICB (Topic 3).