September 23, 2014 4:45 AM ET

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Company Overview of BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust

Company Overview

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRoack Inc. The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC and BlackRock Financial Management, Inc. It invests in the fixed income markets across the globe while focusing on the United States. The fund invests in bonds of companies operating across diversified sectors. It invests in corporate bonds with average effective duration of its portfolio will be no more than 1.5 years. The fund was formerly known as BlackRock Global Floating Rate Income Trust. BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust was formed on August 30, 2004 and is domiciled in the United States.

40 East 52nd Street

New York, NY 10022-5911

United States

Founded in 2004

Phone:

212-810-5300

Fax:

212-810-3562

Key Executives for BlackRock Floating Rate Income 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 Floating Rate Income Trust Key Developments

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust Announces Distribution Payable on August 29, 2014

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust announced distribution of $0.0695 per share. The distribution will be payable on August 29, 2014 to shareholders of record on August 15, 2014 and ex-date is August 13, 2014.

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust Announces Distribution, Payable on July 31, 2014

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust announced distribution of $0.0695 per share. The distribution will be payable on July 31, 2014 to shareholders of record on July 15, 2014 and ex-date is July 11, 2014.

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust, Annual General Meeting, Jul 30, 2014

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust, Annual General Meeting, Jul 30, 2014. Location: offices of BlackRock Advisors, LLC, Park Avenue Plaza, 55 East 52 nd Street, 11th Floor. Agenda: To elect four nominees to the board; and to transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournments, postponements or delays thereof.

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