JPMorgan Mid Cap Investment Trust's net asset value fell by 12.8% on a total return basis in the six months to the end of December.

This compares with a 14.6% fall in its benchmark, the FTSE 250, excluding investment trusts.

Net revenue after taxation for the six months to 31 December was ã1,756,000 (2010: ã1,233,000) and earnings per share, calculated on the average weekly number of shares in issue, were 7.07p (2010: 4.92p).

At 1:56pm: (LON:JMF) JP Morgan Fleming Mid Cap Investment Trust share price was +0.25p at 426.75p