Pioneer High Income Trust (NYSE:PHT) Files An 8-K Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year

Pioneer High Income Trust (NYSE:PHT) Files An 8-K Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
Item 5.03

On November 24, 2020, the Board of Trustees of Pioneer High Income Trust amended and restated each of its existing Amended and Restated Agreement and Declaration of Trust (as so amended and restated, the “Declaration”) and its existing Amended and Restated By-Laws (and as so amended and restated, the “By-Laws”), effective immediately. The Declaration was amended, among other things, to increase the quorum requirement for shareholder meetings. The By-Laws were revised to provide, among other things, enhancements to certain procedural matters related to shareholder meetings, shareholder nominations and shareholder proposals, increased voting requirements for the election of trustees, and other clarifying and conforming amendments.

The foregoing descriptions are qualified in their entirety by reference to the full text of the Declaration and the full text of the By-Laws, copies of which are attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1(a) and Exhibit 99.1(b) and are incorporated by reference herein.

(d) Exhibits.

    Name: Christopher Kelley
    Title: Secretary

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PIONEER HIGH INCOME TRUST Exhibit
EX-99.1(A) 2 d79896dex991a.htm AMENDED AND RESTATED AGREEMENT AND DECLARATION OF TRUST Amended and Restated Agreement and Declaration of Trust PIONEER HIGH INCOME TRUST AMENDED AND RESTATED AGREEMENT AND DECLARATION OF TRUST This AMENDED AND RESTATED AGREEMENT AND DECLARATION OF TRUST is made as of this 24th day of November,…
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About Pioneer High Income Trust (NYSE:PHT)

Pioneer High Income Trust (the Trust) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to seek a high level of current income and to seek capital appreciation. The Trust seeks to invest in corporate bonds and notes, senior secured floating rate loan interests, convertible bonds and notes, preferred stocks, common stocks, sovereign debt obligations, collateralized mortgage obligations, asset-backed securities and convertible preferred stocks, among others. The Trust seeks to invest in various sectors, including energy, transportation, consumer services, oil and gas drilling, healthcare equipment and services, and education services. The Trust’s investment advisor is Pioneer Investment Management, Inc.

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