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Understanding Closed-End Funds: Discounts, Activists and

Reasons why investors should be very cautious about any action taken, or perceived, by a shareholder activist against a fund manager to open-end a CEF. By the Closed-End Fund Association

Tortoise Talk: Energy Review
Despite recent commodity price volatility, North American oil and gas production continues to exceed expectations, driving our nation's progress toward greater energy independence.
Tortoise Capital Advisors

What Happened to MLPs?
After a five-year run of popularity, MLPs experienced a surprise correction in early October. This article provides insight into what was behind the sell-off and an outlook for MLPs.
Virtus Investment Partners

Thomas Caldwell inducted into the IIAC Investment Industry Hall of Fame
Tom is President and a Director of Urbana Corporation, and Founder and Chairman, Caldwell Securities Ltd. The IIAC honors excellence, integrity and leadership in Canada’s investment industry. Learn more

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Tap the Potential of the Korean Economy - Jenny Ng
Allianz Global Investors / The Korea Fund Inc.

A closer look at Business Development Companies
Grier Eliasek

Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC)
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CEFA Advisor Summit on Closed-End Funds
View videos from the recent Advisor Summit in Morristown, NJ.

How Investors Can Profit from Closed-End Quirks Masterclass
Aberdeen, Blackrock, Legg Mason, Nuveen

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Top Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Emerging Markets Funds 1.12%
Natural Resources Funds 0.83%
Emg Mkts HC Debt Funds 0.76%
Global Funds ** 0.55%
Convertible Sec Funds 0.49%
Bottom Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Energy MLP Funds ** -0.06%
Gen & Ins Unleveraged 0.00%
Gen & Ins Leveraged 0.03%
Intmdt Muni Debt Funds 0.03%
Other States Muni Debt 0.03%

Average Asset Class performance at NAV as of 11/21/2014
** New Fund(s) within last six months, based on inception date of fund.
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