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August 01, 2015 6:11 AM ET

Capital Markets

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

Key Executives for BlackRock Health Sciences Trust

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 51
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 49
Chief Compliance Officer and Anti-Money Laundering Officer
Age: 48
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager
Treasurer
Age: 45
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust Key Developments

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust Announces Distribution, Payable on July 31, 2015

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust announced distribution of $0.165000. The distribution will be payable on July 31, 2015 to the shareholders of record on July 15, 2015. Ex-date is July 13, 2015.

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust, Annual General Meeting, Jul 29, 2015

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust, Annual General Meeting, Jul 29, 2015., at 10:00 US Eastern Standard Time. Location: Park Avenue Plaza, 55 East 52nd Street, 11th Floor. Agenda: To elect to the board nominees; and to transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournments, postponements or delays thereof.

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust Announces Distribution, Payable on June 30, 2015

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust announced distribution of $0.165000. The distribution will be payable on June 30, 2015 to the shareholders of record on June 15, 2015. Ex-date is June 11, 2015.

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