Issue of Equity

ISSUE OF ORDINARY SHARES The board of Edinburgh UK Tracker Trust plc are pleased to announce the issue of 200,000 ordinary shares at a price of 178.0p per share on 29 October 2002. The shares were allotted for cash at a premium to the net asset value under section 95 (disapplication of pre-emption provisions) of the Companies Act 1985. Following the issue, there will be 59,706,430 ordinary shares in issue. For Edinburgh UK Tracker Trust plc Edinburgh Fund Managers plc Secretary ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/30/20021030BIT00630/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/30/20021030BIT00630/wkr0002.pdf