About BDJ

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust’s (BDJ) (the “Trust”) primary investment objective is to provide current income and current gains, with a secondary investment objective of long-term capital appreciation. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objectives by investing in common stocks that pay dividends and have the potential for capital appreciation and by utilizing an option writing (selling) strategy to seek total return performance and enhance distributions. The Trust invests, under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its total assets in dividend paying equities. The Trust may invest directly in such securities or synthetically through the use of derivatives. On July 30, 2014, the Boards of the Trust and BlackRock Dividend Income Trust (“BQY”) approved the reorganization of BQY with and in to the Trust, with the Trust continuing as the surviving fund after the reorganization. At a special meeting of shareholders on November 10, 2014, the shareholders of BQY approved the reorganization of BQY with and in to the Trust. The reorganization was completed on December 8, 2014. The Board of the Trust approved a change of the fiscal year of the Trust from October 31st to December 31st.
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