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Quarter Closed-End Fund Market Commentary
Nuveen provides their CEF insight with a review of the third quarter.

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.

Infrastructure & Energy Outlook: Reflecting on Harvey
& Puerto Rico

A panel of energy and infrastructure experts discussed their respective market segments at large, touching on what’s followed the recent string of storms in our homeland and the neighboring Caribbean.

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.

Closed-End Funds | Premiums & Discounts
Wells Fargo Advisors shares their analysis of the CEF space, sharing what investors need to know about market premiums and discounts.

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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Forecast: What Rising Interest Rates May Mean for Bond Market
John Calamos, Sr., Founder, Chairman & Global CIO
Calamos Investments

Global Growth: Considerations & Outlook
Rennie McConnochie, Head of Global Banks
Aberdeen Asset Management

CEFs: Short-term Pain for Long-term Gain
Mariana Bush, Head of CEF/ETF Research
Wells Fargo Advisors

Closed-end Funds Through the Market Cycles
Lawrence Hooper, General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
Adams Funds

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Ireland – A Closer Look at Investment Opportunities within Europe
Noel O'Halloran
Chief Investment Officer — KBI
Global Investors
Portfolio Manager — New Ireland Fund

Infrastructure & Energy Outlook: Reflecting on Harvey & Puerto Rico
ClearBridge Investments
Guggenheim Partners

An Outlook on Global Debt Markets
T.R. Findlay
Closed-End Fund Specialist

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Q4 Webinar: The Changing
Investment Landscape & Outlook
on CEFs

Chris Larsen — Legg Mason
Steve Burton — CBRE Clarion Securities
Jonathan Isaac — Eaton Vance
Matthew Cooper — Goldman Sachs Asset Management



Closed-End Fund Assets and Net Issuance Second Quarter 2017

Advisor Survey:
CEF Usage Reaches New High

Top Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Emerging Markets Funds 0.81%
Pacific Ex Japan Funds 0.55%
Emg Mkts HC Debt Funds ** 0.39%
Growth Funds 0.37%
Natural Resources Funds 0.31%
Bottom Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Utility Funds -0.40%
Opt Arbitrage/Opt Strat -0.10%
Real Estate Funds ** -0.03%
Core Funds -0.01%
NY Muni Debt Funds 0.01%

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