February 28, 2015 1:34 PM ET

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Company Overview of BlackRock Health Sciences Trust

Company Overview

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in the public equity markets of the United States. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the health sciences and related sectors, which include businesses involved in researching, developing, producing, distributing or delivering medical, dental, optical, pharmaceutical or biotechnology products, supplies, equipment or services. It also invests through equity derivatives, with an emphasis on option writing. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Russell 3000 Healthcare Index. BlackRock Heal...

100 Bellevue Parkway

Wilmington, DE 19809

United States

Founded in 2005

Phone:

302-797-2000

Fax:

302-797-2473

Key Executives for BlackRock Health Sciences Trust

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 48
Chief Compliance Officer and Anti-Money Laundering Officer
Age: 47
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager
Treasurer
Age: 44
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust Key Developments

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust Announces Distribution, Payable on Feb. 27, 2015

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust announced distribution of $0.165000 per share. The distribution will be payable on Feb. 27, 2015 to the shareholders of record on Feb. 13, 2015. Ex-date is Feb. 11, 2015.

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust Announces Monthly Distribution Payable on January 30, 2015

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust announced distribution of $0.165000 per share. The distribution will be payable on January 30, 2015 to shareholders of record on January 15, 2015. Ex-date is January 13, 2015.

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust Announces Monthly Distribution, Payable on December 31, 2014

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust announced monthly distribution of $0.165000 per share. The distribution will be payable on December 31, 2014 to shareholders of record on December 22, 2014 and ex-date is December 18, 2014.

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