Madison Strategic Sector Premium Fund (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide a high level of current income and current gains, with a secondary objective of long-term capital appreciation. The Fund focuses on pursuing its investment objectives by investing primarily in large and mid-capitalization common stocks. Under normal market conditions, the Fund seeks to generate earnings from option premiums by writing (selling) covered call options on a substantial portion of its portfolio securities. The Fund invests in various sectors, such as consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, financials, healthcare, industrials, information technology, materials, real estate, telecommunication services, exchange-traded funds, short-term investments and the United States government and agency obligations. Madison Asset Management, LLC serves as an investment advisor for the Fund.