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International Biotechnology Trust plc (IBT) Ordinary 25p Shares

Sell:714.00p Buy:718.00p 0 Change: 5.00p (0.70%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 30 July 2021 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Change: 5.00p (0.70%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 30 July 2021 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Change: 5.00p (0.70%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 30 July 2021 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
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1 week 1W 2.6% 1 year 1Y 2.86%
1 month 1M 1.93% 2 years 2Y 10.37%
3 months 3M 3.39% 3 years 3Y 8.19%
6 months 6M 13.47% 5 years 5Y 35.81%

Performance figures are based on the previous close price. Past performance is not an indication of future performance.

Trust Basics

Benchmark: Nasdaq Biotechnology Index
Annual management charge: 0.9% of Net Assets
Performance fee: Yes
Ongoing charge: 1.39%
Dividend yield: 3.48%
Dividend frequency: Semi-Annually
Total assets: £308m
Gross gearing: 100%
Market capitalisation:Market cap.: £297m
Shares in issue: 41.38 million
Legal structure Closed Ended Investment Company
Domicile: United Kingdom
ISIN GB0004559349

Recent dividends paid or declared by International Biotechnology Trust plc:

Type Ex-div date Payment date Amount
2nd interim * 15/07/2021 27/08/2021 14.20p
1st interim 24/12/2020 29/01/2021 14.20p
2nd interim 16/07/2020 28/08/2020 12.40p
Interim 19/12/2019 31/01/2020 12.40p
Final 18/07/2019 30/08/2019 14.00p

* Dividend has not yet been paid but has been declared by International Biotechnology Trust plc.

This data is provided by Digital Look. HL accepts no responsibility for its accuracy and you should independently check data before making any investment decision.

Full dividend history

Five years' total annual International Biotechnology Trust plc dividends:

year end
Total dividend
31/08/2020 3.40% -0.23 24.80p
31/08/2019 4.40% -0.20 28.00p
31/08/2018 4.00% -0.26 27.00p
31/08/2017 4.00% -0.20 23.00p
31/08/2016 2.30% -0.58 n/a

All dividend data is calculated excluding any special dividends. Historical dividends may be adjusted to reflect any subsequent rights issues and corporate actions.

Full dividend history

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Important Documents


The objective is to achieve long term capital growth by investing in high growth, development stage biotechnology companies that are either quoted or unquoted. The company invests in companies that are considered to be good value with experienced management and strong potential upside through the development and/or commercialisation of a product, device or enabling technology.


Estimated NAV: 743.12
Latest actual NAV: 740.60
Latest actual NAV date: 29 July 2021
Premium/Discount: -3.38%
12m average Premium/Discount: 0.12%
NAV frequency: Daily

Recent trade data is unavailable. We will be replacing it, however in the meantime the information is available on the London Stock Exchange website.

Security Weight
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Gilead Sciences Inc 5.91%
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc 4.89%
Neurocrine Biosciences Inc 4.74%
Exelixis Inc 4.72%
PTC Therapeutics Inc 4.55%
Seagen Inc Ordinary Shares 4.35%
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc 4.32%
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc 3.62%
Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc 3.54%
Sector Weight
Healthcare 92.42%
Country Weight
United States 84.83%
Netherlands 2.24%
Denmark 1.98%
Canada 0.91%
China 0.82%
Switzerland 0.63%
Germany 0.54%
Belgium 0.27%
Israel 0.20%

Key Dates

Launch date: 31 March 1994
Financial year end: August
Next AGM: December 2021
Data policy - All information should be used for indicative purposes only. You should independently check data before making any investment decision. HL cannot guarantee that the data is accurate or complete, and accepts no responsibility for how it may be used. Prices provided by NBTrader. Charts provided by Factset. Dividend data provided by Digital Look. Recent trade data provided by MoneyAM. Trust basics, holding data, key dates, objective and NAV provided by Morningstar.

The London Stock Exchange does not disclose whether a trade is a buy or a sell so this data is estimated based on the trade price received and the LSE-quoted mid-price at the point the trade is placed. It should only be considered an indication and not a recommendation.

Trades priced above the mid-price at the time the trade is placed are labelled as a buy; those priced below the mid-price are sells; and those priced close to the mid-price or declared late are labelled 'N/A'.