Henderson Far East Income Ltd is a closed end investment company. Its investment objective is to provide investors with a high level of dividends as well as capital appreciation over the long term, from a diversified portfolio of investments traded on the Pacific, Australasian, Japanese and Indian stock markets. The company mainly invests in listed equities including preference shares, debt, convertible securities, warrants and other equity related securities as well as in unlisted securities which invest in collective investment schemes. It may use derivatives and other instruments to enhance income and to protect the value of the portfolio. The company's majority of the revenue comprises interest income and dividend income earned from an investment portfolio.