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BlackRock Utilities, Infrastructure & Power Opportunities Trust


About: BlackRock Utility Infrastructure & Power Opportunities Trust is a closed-end management investment company. Its investment objective is to provide total return through a combination of current income, current gains, and long-term capital appreciation. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing, under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its total assets in equity securities issued by companies that are engaged in the Utilities, Infrastructure and Power Opportunities business segments anywhere in the world and by employing a strategy of writing (selling) call and put options.

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of 6,702 funds
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Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

25% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 15 | Existing positions closed: 12

5% more funds holding

Funds holding: 58 [Q4 2023] → 61 (+3) [Q1 2024]

0.27% less ownership

Funds ownership: 15.9% [Q4 2023] → 15.63% (-0.27%) [Q1 2024]

3% less capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $76.4M [Q4 2023] → $74.2M (-$2.2M) [Q1 2024]

5% less repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 19 | Existing positions reduced: 20

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