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Company Overview of BlackRock World Mining Trust plc

Company Overview

BlackRock World Mining Trust plc is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock Fund Managers Limited. It is managed by BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited. The fund invests in public equity markets across the globe. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the mining and metal sectors. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Euromoney Global Mining Index. It was formerly known as Merrill Lynch World Mining Trust PLC. BlackRock World Mining Trust plc was formed on December 15, 1993 and is domiciled in the United Kingdom.

12 Throgmorton Avenue

London,  EC2N 2DL

United Kingdom

Founded in 1993

Key Executives for BlackRock World Mining Trust plc

Head of Human Resources and Senior Managing Director
Age: 45
Managing Director and UK Head of Investment Trusts
Age: 62
Senior Managing Director, Chairman of EMEA, and Director
Age: 63
Vie Chairman
Age: 49
Chief Risk Officer and Senior Managing Director
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

BlackRock World Mining Trust plc Key Developments

BlackRock World Mining Trust plc Announces Earnings Results for Six Months Ended June 30, 2016

BlackRock World Mining Trust plc announced earnings results for six months ended June 30, 2016. For the period, the company reported total revenue of £211,449,000, net profit on ordinary activities before finance costs and taxation of £208,883,000, profit for the period of £207,361,000 or 117.27 pence per share, net cash inflow from operating activities of £7,824,000 compared to the total revenue of £35,958,000, net loss on ordinary activities before finance costs and taxation of £39,822,000, loss for the period of £41,831,000 or 23.6 pence per share, net cash inflow from operating activities of £26,711,000 for the same period a year ago.

Blackrock World Mining Declares Interim Dividend for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2016, Payable on September 16, 2016

The Board of BlackRock World Mining Trust plc declared an interim dividend of 4.00 pence per share for the six months ended June 30, 2016. The dividend will be paid on September 16, 2016 to shareholders on the register on August 26, 2016. Ex-dividend date will be on August 25, 2016.

BlackRock World Mining Trust plc, Q2 2016 Earnings Call, Jul 14, 2016

BlackRock World Mining Trust plc, Q2 2016 Earnings Call, Jul 14, 2016

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