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Midyear Outlook: Infrastructure, MLPs and the CEF Market
In this discussion, the Closed-End Fund Association checks in with two Cohen & Steers’ experts for a mid-year review of the MLP, infrastructure and CEF markets. Special guests Doug Bond and Bob Becker are both portfolio managers who have decades of investment experience in their respective asset classes.

Interval Funds: A New Approach to Alternative Investing
CEFA is joined by Jeremy Held, Senior Vice President and Director of Research for ALPS, Jeremy Goff, Managing Director for Tortoise, and Brody Browe, Managing Director for FS Investments.

Perspectives on Global Equities
CEFA is joined by Noel O’Halloran, Chief Investment Officer with KBI Global Investors and Portfolio Manager of The New Ireland Fund, and Jonathan Morgan, President and CEO of Canadian General Investments Limited.

The Core Conundrum
How can core fixed-income investors meet their total return objectives without taking on undue credit or duration risk?

Built to Last: Investing in Global Listed Infrastructure
Interest in global listed infrastructure has grown significantly in recent years, resonating among investors seeking to reduce risk while maintaining attractive total return potential.

Investing Opportunities in Europe amidst a Changing Global Economy
Joined by Gerd Kirsten, CFA, Portfolio Manager, The European Equity Fund, we discuss investment trends and opportunities in the European market.

The Brilliance of Convertible Bonds
Tracy Maitland, President and CEO – Advent Capital Management, reviews the evolution of the convertible bond market and touches on reasons for investors to consider them, including: maturities, call protection, dividend protection and their performance in rising rate environments.

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.

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Midyear Outlook: Infrastructure, MLPs and the CEF Market
Doug Bond
Executive Vice President & Portfolio Manager
Cohen & Steers

Robert Becker
Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, Infrastructure Portfolios
Cohen & Steers

Interval Funds: A New Approach to Alternative Investing
Jeremy Held
Senior Vice President & Director of Research

Jeremy Goff
Managing Director

Brody Browe
Managing Director
FS Investments

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Closed-End Funds: Rights Offerings
A CEF may sometimes offer rights to raise capital. The purpose of this report is to review the basics of such a corporate action, its consequences, and how shareholders may decide to respond to it.
Wells Fargo Investment Institute

Closed-End Funds: Tender Offers
Sometimes a CEF offers to tender its shares for a defined period of time. This report reviews the basics of such a corporate action, its consequences, and how shareholders may decide to respond to it.
Wells Fargo Investment Institute

Top Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Energy MLP Funds 1.52%
Natural Resources Funds 0.99%
Utility Funds 0.82%
Pacific Ex Japan Funds 0.56%
Value Funds 0.49%
Bottom Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Emg Mkts HC Debt Funds -0.10%
Gen & Ins Unleveraged 0.00%
NJ Muni Debt Funds 0.00%
US Mortgage Funds 0.00%
Hi Yld Muni Debt Funds 0.01%

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