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CEF REITs: The Growing and Global Appeal of Real Estate
CBRE Clarion Securities’ Steve Burton shares perspective on the real estate market and potential opportunities for closed-end fund investors.


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Themes, Trends and Opportunities in Emerging Markets
Rennie McConnochie of Aberdeen Asset Management shares insights on the many changes taking place in the emerging markets, and potential opportunities for closed-end fund investors.

 

5 Things to Know about Convertible Securities in 2017
John Calamos, Sr. and Eli Pars provide a comprehensive overview on convertible securities’ structure and their role in an asset allocation as well as insight on the global convertible market.

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A Look at Leverage, Rising Interest Rates & Closed-End Funds
Anne Kritzmire, Managing Director, Closed-End Funds & Global Structured Products
Nuveen

Investment Opportunity in India
Yoojeong Oh, CFA, Investment Manager
Aberdeen Asset Management

The U.S. Energy Renaissance & MLP Investment Outlook
Ed Russell, Managing Director
Tortoise Capital Management

Real Estate Outlook for 2017
Steve Burton, CFA, Co-Chief Investment Officer
CBRE Clarion Securities

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LATEST PODCASTS

CEF REITs: The Growing and Global Appeal of Real Estate
Steve Burton, CFA
Co-CIO & Sr. Global PM 
CBRE Clarion Securities

Themes, Trends and Opportunities in Emerging Markets
Rennie McConnochie
Head of Global Banks
Aberdeen Asset Management

A Growing CEF Opportunity in Real Assets and Alternatives?
Larry Antonatos
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager 
Brookfield Asset Management 

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WEBINAR

Q3 Webinar:
Mid-Year Market Review and Outlook

Trends and Opportunities in the CEF space

Wednesday, August 9 • 4:00 PM ET

Featuring:
Will Korver — Guggenheim
Mike Taggart — Nuveen
Ed Russell — Tortoise Capital Advisors

A conversation with industry leaders about:
• A mid-year market review and outlook
• A closer look at Energy & MLPs
• Discounts, trends and opportunities in the CEF space
• The CEF structure



CEF RESEARCH


ICI Research Perspective 2016




Advisor Survey:
CEF Usage Reaches New High



Top Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Corp Debt BBB Rated Fds 0.11%
Intmdt Muni Debt Funds 0.09%
US Mortgage Funds 0.07%
Corp Debt BBB Leveraged 0.07%
PA Muni Debt Funds 0.07%
Bottom Asset Classes 1 Day Avg
Growth Funds -1.70%
Core Funds -1.30%
Opt Arbitrage/Opt Strat ** -1.13%
Sector Equity Funds -1.02%
Utility Funds -1.02%

Average Asset Class performance at NAV as of 8/17/2017
** New Fund(s) within last six months, based on inception date of fund.
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