Dividend Dates and Distribution Amounts Announced for Certain BlackRock Closed-End Funds

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					Dividend Dates and Distribution Amounts
Announced for Certain BlackRock Closed-End
Funds
November 01, 2010 06:03 PM Eastern Daylight Time  

NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Certain BlackRock closed-end funds (the “Funds”) announced
distributions today as detailed below.

Municipal Funds:

Declaration- 11/1/2010 Ex-Date- 11/10/2010 Record- 11/15/2010 Payable- 12/1/2010

                                                                             Change From
National Funds                                               Ticker Dividend Prior
                                                                             Dividend
BlackRock Apex Municipal Fund, Inc.                          APX $0.044000 -
BlackRock Insured Municipal Income Trust                     BYM $0.077000 -
BlackRock Insured Municipal Income Investment Trust          BAF $0.073500 -
BlackRock Investment Quality Municipal Income Trust          RFA $0.070000 -
BlackRock Long-Term Municipal Advantage Trust                BTA $0.061000 -
BlackRock Muni Intermediate Duration Fund, Inc.              MUI $0.071500 -
BlackRock MuniAssets Fund, Inc.                              MUA $0.062500 -
BlackRock Municipal 2020 Term Trust                          BKK $0.062250 -
BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust                               BBK $0.086000 -
BlackRock Municipal Bond Investment Trust                    BIE $0.078800 -
BlackRock Municipal Income Trust                             BFK $0.078600 -
BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II                          BLE $0.082000 -
BlackRock Municipal Income Investment Trust                  BBF $0.075375 -
BlackRock MuniEnhanced Fund, Inc.                            MEN $0.057000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund II, Inc.                         MUH $0.080500 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund, Inc.                            MHD $0.089000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Insured Fund II, Inc.                 MUE $0.073500 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Insured Fund, Inc.                    MUS $0.074000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Insured Investment Fund               MFL $0.075000 -
BlackRock MuniVest Fund II, Inc.                             MVT $0.088500 -
BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc.                                MVF $0.057000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Fund, Inc.                               MYD $0.082500 -
BlackRock MuniYield Insured Fund, Inc.                       MYI $0.072000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment Fund                  MFT $0.071000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Investment Fund                          MYF $0.075000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc.                    MQT $0.067000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc.                       MQY $0.077000 -
The BlackRock Investment Quality Municipal Trust, Inc.       BKN $0.084000 -
The BlackRock Strategic Municipal Trust                      BSD $0.072500 -
                                                                             Change From
State-Specific Funds                                         Ticker Dividend Prior
                                                                             Dividend
BlackRock California Municipal Income Trust                     BFZ $0.075700 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings California Insured Fund, Inc.            MUC $0.073500 -
BlackRock MuniYield California Fund, Inc.                       MYC $0.076000 -
BlackRock MuniYield California Insured Fund, Inc.               MCA $0.070500 -
BlackRock Florida Municipal 2020 Term Trust, Inc.               BFO $0.056000 -
BlackRock Maryland Municipal Bond Trust                         BZM $0.079000 -
BlackRock Muni New York Intermediate Duration Fund, Inc.        MNE $0.061000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings New York Insured Fund, Inc.              MHN $0.079500 -
BlackRock MuniYield New York Insured Fund, Inc.                 MYN $0.071000 -
BlackRock New York Insured Municipal Income Trust               BSE $0.071500 -
BlackRock New York Municipal Bond Trust                         BQH $0.082000 -
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Trust                       BNY $0.082500 -
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Trust II                    BFY $0.083500 -
The BlackRock New York Investment Quality Municipal Trust, Inc. RNY $0.073000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings New Jersey Insured Fund, Inc.            MUJ $0.074000 -
BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund, Inc.                       MYJ $0.071500 -
BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Insured Fund, Inc.               MJI $0.072000 -
BlackRock New Jersey Municipal Bond Trust                       BLJ $0.078000 -
BlackRock New Jersey Municipal Income Trust                     BNJ $0.077600 -
The BlackRock New Jersey Investment Quality Municipal Trust     RNJ $0.065500 -
BlackRock MuniYield Arizona Fund, Inc.                          MZA $0.069500 -
BlackRock MuniYield Michigan Insured Fund II, Inc.              MYM $0.071500 -
BlackRock MuniYield Michigan Insured Fund, Inc.                 MIY $0.076500 -
BlackRock MuniYield Pennsylvania Insured Fund                   MPA $0.074500 -
The BlackRock Pennsylvania Strategic Municipal Trust            BPS $0.073500 -
BlackRock Virginia Municipal Bond Trust                         BHV $0.083000 -
Massachusetts Health & Education Tax-Exempt Trust               MHE $0.070000 -

Taxable Municipal Fund:

Declaration- 11/1/2010 Ex-Date- 11/10/2010 Record- 11/15/2010 Payable- 11/30/2010

                                                  Change From
Fund                                              Prior
                                     Ticker Dividend
                                                  Dividend
BlackRock Build America Bond Trust* BBN $0.118300 -

Taxable Funds:

Declaration- 11/1/2010 Ex-Date- 11/10/2010 Record- 11/15/2010 Payable- 11/30/2010

                                                                       Change From
Fund                                                   Ticker Dividend Prior
                                                                       Dividend
BlackRock Senior High Income Fund, Inc.                ARK $0.025000 -
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust                   BGT $0.072500 -
BlackRock Strategic Bond Trust                         BHD $0.079500 -
BlackRock Core Bond Trust                              BHK $0.067000 -
BlackRock Defined Opportunity Credit Trust             BHL $0.066000 -
The BlackRock High Yield Trust*                        BHY $0.043500 -
The BlackRock Income Trust, Inc.*                      BKT $0.024000 -
BlackRock Limited Duration Income Trust                BLW $0.087500 -
BlackRock Income Opportunity Trust, Inc.               BNA $0.051000 -
BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust III*          BPP $0.066500 -
BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust IV*           BTZ $0.079000 -
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, Inc.                COY          $0.051000 -
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund III, Inc.            CYE          $0.050000 -
BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc.                     DSU          $0.027000 -
BlackRock Diversified Income Strategies Fund, Inc.*      DVF          $0.063500 -
BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc.*                EGF          $0.080000 -
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Strategies Fund, Inc.* FRA             $0.077000 -
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Strategies Fund II, Inc.* FRB          $0.075000 -
BlackRock High Income Shares                             HIS          $0.014200 -
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund VI, Inc.             HYT          $0.082500 -
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund V, Inc.              HYV          $0.082500 -
BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust I, Inc.*        PSW          $0.057000 -
BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust II, Inc.*       PSY          $0.063500 -

Equity Funds:

Declaration- 11/1/2010 Ex-Date- 11/10/2010 Record- 11/15/2010 Payable- 11/30/2010

                                                                          Change From
Fund                                                                      Prior
                                                                      Ticker Dividend
                                                                          Dividend
BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust*                BOE $0.568750 -
BlackRock S&P Quality Rankings Global Equity Managed Trust* BQY $0.250000 -

* In order to comply with the requirements of Section 19 of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended,
each of the Funds noted above posted to the DTC bulletin board and sent to their shareholders as of the applicable
record date a Section 19 notice with the previous dividend payment. The Section 19 notice was provided not for tax
reporting purposes but for informational purposes only. This information can be found in the “Closed-End Funds” 
section of www.blackrock.com. If applicable, the final determination of the source and tax characteristics of all
distributions in 2010 will be made after the end of the year.

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. (NYSE:EGF), BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust
(NYSE:BOE) and BlackRock S&P Quality Rankings Global Equity Managed Trust (NYSE AMEX:BQY)
(collectively, the “Trusts”) have adopted a level distribution plan (the “Plan”) and employ either a managed
distribution or an option over-write policy to support a level distribution of income, capital gains and/or return of
capital. The fixed amounts distributed per share are subject to change at the discretion of each Trust’s
Board. Under its Plan, each Trust will distribute all available investment income to its shareholders, consistent with
its primary investment objectives and as required by the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”).
If sufficient investment income is not available on a quarterly/monthly basis, the Trust will distribute long-term capital
gains and or return capital to its shareholders in order to maintain a level distribution.

The Trusts’ estimated sources of the distributions paid as of August 31, 2010 or October 29, 2010, as applicable,
and for their current fiscal year are as follows:

Estimated Allocations as of October 29, 2010
                                                   Net Realized
                                  Net Realized
                     Net Investment
Trust Distribution                                 Long-Term                     Return of Capital
                     Income       Short-Term Gains
                                                   Gains
EGF 1 $0.080000 $0.063567 (79%) $0.00 (0%)         $0.00 (0%)                    $0.016433 (21%)
Estimated Allocations as of August 31, 2010
                                                   Net Realized
                   Net Investment Net Realized
Trust Distribution                                 Long-Term                     Return of Capital
                   Income         Short-Term Gains
                                                   Gains
BOE1 $0.568750 $0.053934 (9%) $0.00 (0%)           $0.00 (0%)                    $0.514816 (91%)
BQY2 $0.250000 $0.072838 (29%) $0.117479 (47%) $0.059683 (24%) $0.00 (0%)
Estimated Allocations for the fiscal year through October 29, 2010
                                                     Net Realized
                   Net Investment   Net Realized
Trust Distribution                                   Long-Term    Return of Capital
                   Income           Short-Term Gains
                                                     Gains
EGF1 $0.745000 $0.522907 (70%) $0.00 (0%)            $0.00 (0%)   $0.222093 (30%)
Estimated Allocations for the fiscal year through August 31, 2010
                                                     Net Realized
                   Net Investment Net Realized
Trust Distribution                                   Long-Term    Return of Capital
                   Income           Short-Term Gains
                                                     Gains
BOE  1 $2.275000 $0.169689 (7%) $0.00 (0%)           $0.00 (0%)   $2.105311 (93%)
BQY2 $0.812500 $0.282483 (35%) $0.326258 (40%) $0.203759 (25%) $0.00 (0%)

1 The Trust estimates that it has distributed more than its income and capital gains in the current fiscal year; therefore,
a portion of your distribution may be a return of capital. A return of capital may occur, for example, when some or
all of the shareholder’s investment is paid back to the shareholder. A return of capital distribution does not
necessarily reflect a Trust's investment performance and should not be confused with ‘yield’ or ‘income’.

2
 At August 12, 2010, and after giving effect to the Fund's cumulative gain distributions for its fiscal year, the Fund
has accumulated net realized losses and net unrealized losses of approximately $2.7 million. The amount of the
Fund's unrealized depreciation of portfolio securities as of that date was $4.4 million.

The amounts and sources of distributions reported are only estimates and are not provided for tax
reporting purposes. The actual amounts and sources of the amounts for tax reporting purposes will
depend upon the Trust’s investment experience during the remainder of its fiscal year and may be subject
to changes based on tax regulations. The Trust will send you a Form 1099-DIV for the calendar year that
will tell you how to report these distributions for federal income tax purposes.

Trust Performance and Distribution Rate Information:
                                                                            Cumulative fiscal
      Average annual total Annualized current
                                                   Cumulative total return year distributions
      return (in relation to distribution rate
                                                   (in relation to NAV) for as a percentage
Trust NAV) from inception expressed as a
                                                   the fiscal year through of NAV as of
      to September 30,       percentage of NAV as
                                                   September 30, 2010 September 30,
      2010                   of September 30, 2010
                                                                            2010
EGF 4.82%                    5.76%                 4.63%                    3.99%
BOE 5.50% *                  12.56%                10.28%                   12.56%
BQY 3.26% *                  7.21%                 10.96%                   5.86%

* Five year total return (in relation to NAV) as of September 30, 2010.

Shareholders should not draw any conclusions about a Trust’s investment performance from the amount
of the Trust’s current distributions or from the terms of the Trust’s Plan.

About BlackRock

BlackRock is a leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail
clients worldwide. At September 30, 2010, BlackRock’s AUM was $3.446 trillion. BlackRock offers products that
span the risk spectrum to meet clients’ needs, including active, enhanced and index strategies across markets and
asset classes. Products are offered in a variety of structures including separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares®
(exchange traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory
and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®.
Headquartered in New York City, as of September 30, 2010, the firm has approximately 8,900 employees in 24
countries and a major presence in key global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia
and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the firm’s website at www.blackrock.com

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release, and other statements that BlackRock may make, may contain forward-looking statements within
the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, with respect to BlackRock’s future financial or business
performance, strategies or expectations. Forward-looking statements are typically identified by words or phrases
such as “trend,” “potential,” “opportunity,” “pipeline,” “believe,” “comfortable,” “expect,” “anticipate,” “current,” 
“intention,” “estimate,” “position,” “assume,” “outlook,” “continue,” “remain,” “maintain,” “sustain,” “seek,” 
“achieve,” and similar expressions, or future or conditional verbs such as “will,” “would,” “should,” “could,” “may” or
similar expressions.

BlackRock cautions that forward-looking statements are subject to numerous assumptions, risks and uncertainties,
which change over time. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and BlackRock
assumes no duty to and does not undertake to update forward-looking statements. Actual results could differ
materially from those anticipated in forward-looking statements and future results could differ materially from
historical performance.

With respect to each Fund, the following factors, among others, could cause actual events to differ materially from
forward-looking statements or historical performance: (1) changes in political, economic or industry conditions, the
interest rate environment or financial and capital markets, which could result in changes in the Fund’s net asset value;
(2) the performance of the Fund’s investments; (3) the impact of increased competition; (4) the extent and timing of
any distributions or share repurchases; (5) the impact of legislative and regulatory actions and reforms and
regulatory, supervisory or enforcement actions of government agencies relating to the Fund or BlackRock, as
applicable; and (6) BlackRock’s ability to attract and retain highly talented professionals.

The Annual and Semi-Annual Reports and other regulatory filings of the Funds with the Securities and Exchange
Commission (“SEC”) are accessible on the SEC's website at www.sec.govand on BlackRock’s website at
www.blackrock.com, and may discuss these or other factors that affect the Funds. The information contained on
our website is not a part of this press release.

Contacts
BlackRock Closed-End Funds
1-800-882-0052

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Description: NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Certain BlackRock closed-end funds (the “Funds”) announced distributions today as detailed below. Municipal Funds: Declaration- 11/1/2010 Ex-Date- 11/10/2010 Record- 11/15/2010 Payable- 12/1/2010 National Funds   Ticker   Dividend   Change FromPriorDividend BlackRock Apex Municipal Fund, Inc. APX $0.044000 - BlackRock Insured Municipal Income Trust BYM $0.077000 - BlackRock Insured Municipal Income Investment Trust BAF $0.073500 - BlackRock Investment Quali
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