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Do Not Feed the Bears
Asian markets are getting mauled. In recent years, emerging markets have looked vulnerable at times, but not to this extent.
Aberdeen Asset Management

Understanding Leverage in Closed-End Funds
The landscape in which leverage operates for CEFs has changed dramatically in the past few years. This makes it important for financial advisors and investors to refresh their understanding of leverage and leveraged CEFs.
Nuveen Investments

Korea's Growing Dividend Culture
The Korean government has changed tax rules to incentivize companies to raise dividend payments. Higher dividend yields and improved capital allocation should be long-term positives for Korean equities.
The Korea Fund

Understanding Managed Distributions
Monthly or quarterly cash flow may be higher and smoother with managed distribution programs. This whitepaper provides an overview of what you need to know about this concept that is unique to CEFs.
Nuveen Investments

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QuickTake “Special Edition”
Brad Adams, Ed Russell

Tortoise Capital Advisors

An Outlook on the U.S. Energy Renaissance - Kyri Loupis
Goldman Sachs Asset Management

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Uncovering Myths and Trends
Gerald Malone, Director
Aberdeen Asset Management

Highlights from CEFA Advisor Summit in Houston
Watch interviews with speakers at the event on timely CEF topics.

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Top Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Energy MLP Funds 3.92%
Natural Resources Funds 3.84%
Utility Funds 1.96%
Sector Equity Funds ** 1.79%
Core Funds 1.45%
Bottom Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
High Yield Fds Leveraged -0.25%
Loan Participation Funds -0.19%
High Yield Funds ** -0.16%
General Bond Funds ** -0.07%
US Mortgage Funds 0.02%

Average Asset Class performance at NAV as of 10/2/2015
** New Fund(s) within last six months, based on inception date of fund.
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