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Green Shoots for MLP 2.0
Cohen & Steers on how the MLP business model has adopted better practices focused on management alignment with unitholders and returns on invested capital.

Rate Reaction Opens a REIT Opportunity
Cohen & Steers shares why the recent pullback as an opportunity to build allocations to REITs.

Specialty Sectors: From Gold To Infrastructure And Real Estate
CEFA spoke with David Christensen, President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Investment Officer — ASA Gold & Precious Metals Limited, Larry Antonatos, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager — Brookfield Investment Management, and Steve Burton, Principal, Co-CIO and Senior Global Portfolio Manager — CBRE Clarion Securities.

Fixed-Income Outlook: Walking the Risk Tightrope
There are high expectations for 2018 with concern that the downside far outweighs upside returns in fixed income.

The Global Investment Landscape: A Look at Fixed Income
To ensure investors are better equipped to assess risks and opportunities in the global fixed income space, CEFA spoke with Rennie McConnochie — Aberdeen Standard Investments, and Gary Herbert – Brandywine Global.

10 Themes for 2018
Larry Adam, a CIO for Deutsche Bank Wealth Management, outlines where he sees some risks and where he sees some opportunities.

2017 CEF Market Review
CEFA spoke with Eric Boughton of Matisse Capital, during a recent webinar to reflect on the closed-end fund market’s performance in 2017.

Ireland — A Closer Look at Investment Opportunities
within Europe

CEFA spoke with Noel O’Halloran, Chief Investment Officer with KBI Global Investors and Portfolio Manager of the New Ireland Fund, about Ireland’s investment landscape, what’s by many, an underappreciated investment opportunity in the European market.

REITs: Think Local, Invest Global
Cohen & Steers believes the flexibility to position portfolios globally is more important than ever amid a growing divergence in country and sector fundamentals.

10 Things to Know When Considering Closed-End Funds
Aberdeen debunks common misconceptions about closed-end funds and provides 10 easy tips for why investors should consider them in a portfolio.

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Investing Outlook – Finding Value in Closed-End Funds

Eric Boughton, CFA, Portfolio Manager, Chief Analyst
Matisse Capital


Specialty Sectors: From Gold to
Infrastructure & Real Estate

David Christensen
President, Chief Executive Officer,
and Chief Investment Officer
ASA Gold & Precious Metals Limited

Larry Antonatos
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager
Brookfield Investment Management

Steve Burton
Principal, Co-CIO,Senior Global Portfolio Manager
CBRE Clarion Securities

The Global Investment Landscape: A Look at Fixed Income
Rennie McConnochie
Head of Global Banks
Aberdeen Standard Investments

Gary Herbert, CFA
Portfolio Manager & Head of Global Credit
Brandywine Global

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Canada: Evaluating Global Markets
Jonathan Morgan, President & CEO
Canadian General Investments, Ltd.

Convertibles: Limited Liquidity for Investment Goals
F. Barry Nelson, CFA, Partner
Advent Capital Management

Municipal Bonds: Active Management, Tax Reform & More
Purva Patel, CIMA®, Senior Vice President, Client Portfolio Manager

Why CEFs and What to Expect in 2018
Mike Taggart, CFA, Vice President, Head of CEF Research

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Top Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Pacific Ex Japan Funds 0.72%
Loan Participation Funds ** 0.01%
Intmdt Muni Debt Funds -0.12%
Gen & Ins Unleveraged -0.13%
US Mortgage Funds ** -0.13%
Bottom Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Energy MLP Funds -1.12%
Convertible Sec Funds -0.84%
Growth Funds -0.69%
Utility Funds -0.65%
Natural Resources Funds -0.56%

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