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    BlackRock Health Sciences Trust (BME)

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    44.00 Down 0.05(0.11%) Jun 1, 4:02PM EDT
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    BlackRock Health Sciences Trust
    100 Bellevue Parkway
    Wilmington, DE 19809
    United States - Map
    Phone: 302-797-2000
    Fax: 302-797-2473
    Website: Ticker

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Financial
    Industry:Closed-End Fund - Equity
    Full Time Employees:N/A

    Business Summary 

    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 Health Sciences Trust was formed on March 31, 2005 and is domiciled in the United States.

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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. John M. Perlowski CPA, 51
    Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    N/AN/A
    Mr. Neal J. Andrews , 49
    Chief Financial Officer
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    Mr. Charles Choon Sik Park , 48
    Chief Compliance Officer and Anti-Money Laundering Officer
    N/AN/A
    Mr. Michael D. Carey CFA,
    Managing Director and Portfolio Mang.
    N/AN/A
    Mr. Jay M. Fife , 45
    Treasurer
    N/AN/A
    Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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