Henderson International Income Trust plc is an investment company. The Company's investment objective is to provide a high and rising level of dividends, as well as capital appreciation over the long-term from a focused and internationally diversified portfolio of securities outside the United Kingdom. It invests in a global portfolio consisting of listed equities and fixed interest asset classes. The Company invests in various sectors, such as financials, industrials, technology, telecommunications, property, healthcare, consumer services, oil and gas, consumer goods, utilities and basic materials. The Company invests in various countries, such as the United States, France, Switzerland, Australia, Germany, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, the Netherlands, Israel, Thailand, New Zealand, Italy, Canada, Singapore and Norway. Henderson Investment Funds Limited (HIFL) is the Company's alternative investment fund manager.