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  • 3 Preferred Income Closed-End Funds That Should Benefit From Financial Reform
    George Spritzer, CFA FLC, JPS, PSF May. 4, 2012, 12:39 AM
  • Another Closed-End Fund IPO Bites The Dust
    George Spritzer, CFA MMT, VGI Apr. 30, 2012, 5:01 AM
  • Sourcing PIMCO High Income Fund's Distributions
    Joe Eqcome CFP, PHK Apr. 19, 2012, 3:43 PM
  • Capacity Utilization Update And Why It's Good For Gold And Silver
    Katchum PHYS, PSLV Apr. 18, 2012, 8:05 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: MFS Investment Grade Muni Focus
    Joe Eqcome BLJ, CEF, PCEF Apr. 16, 2012, 1:29 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On Nuveen NJ Premium Income Muni Fund
    Joe Eqcome IIM, RNJ, PCEF Apr. 8, 2012, 8:28 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown Final: The Shootout - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates FFC, HPF, JPS Apr. 5, 2012, 2:07 AM
  • Putnam Premiere Income: A Global Bond CEF That Would Benefit From Higher Interest Rates
    George Spritzer, CFA PPT Apr. 3, 2012, 12:24 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On PIMCO High Income Fund
    Joe Eqcome CH, DNP, JFR Apr. 1, 2012, 10:45 AM
  • A Great Way To Beat Bond Yields
    Alberto Quintana JNJ, SPY, ACG Mar. 26, 2012, 2:16 PM
  • Investors Ignore Distribution Declines In Fixed-Income Closed End Funds
    Joe Eqcome JFR, PHK, VVR Mar. 26, 2012, 7:53 AM
  • Nuveen's 3 Funds For Foreign Currency Speculation
    Robert Lewis GCF, JGH Mar. 25, 2012, 5:28 PM
  • How To Play For A Short Term Bounce In Muni Bond CEF Prices
    George Spritzer, CFA DSM, NUV Mar. 20, 2012, 8:47 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown Part 3: John Hancock Advisors - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates HPF, HPI, HPS Mar. 19, 2012, 5:45 AM
  • Closed-End Income Funds: How To Benefit From Rising Treasury Yields
    Jason Merriam BFZ, EMD, MSD Mar. 19, 2012, 4:08 AM
  • 'Heads Up' Closed End Fund Muni Investors
    Joe Eqcome ENX, EIV Mar. 14, 2012, 8:25 AM
  • Loan-Based Closed-End Funds: Current Income And Inflation Protection
    Rubicon Associates EFT, FRA, PHD Mar. 13, 2012, 11:58 AM
  • A Global Bond Closed End Fund To Consider And One To Avoid
    George Spritzer, CFA FCO, MMT Mar. 13, 2012, 11:43 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: ETF Dividend Aristocrats
    Joe Eqcome DSU, NUW, PCEF Mar. 10, 2012, 7:32 PM
  • Invesco VK Advantage Municipal Income Trust II: Muni Bond CEF With High Yield And Low Cost Leverage
    George Spritzer, CFA VKI Mar. 8, 2012, 9:04 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On BlackRock Diversified Income Strategies Fund
    Joe Eqcome DVF, JLS, PCEF Mar. 4, 2012, 11:42 AM
  • 2 High Yield Closed-End Funds To Consider And 2 To Avoid
    George Spritzer, CFA ARK, PCF, PHK Feb. 28, 2012, 10:45 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown Part 2: Spectrum Asset Management - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates JHP, JPS, JTP Feb. 27, 2012, 9:31 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On BlackRock Diversified Fund
    Joe Eqcome CH, FPT, DVF Feb. 26, 2012, 6:16 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown, Part 1: Flaherty & Crumrine - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates PFO, FFC, FLC Feb. 21, 2012, 9:09 AM
  • PFO: A High-Yielding Preferred CEF
    Rubicon Associates PFO Feb. 16, 2012, 3:33 PM
  • Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Domestic Debt Fund Looks Attractive Here
    George Spritzer, CFA EDD, EMB, LEMB Feb. 16, 2012, 12:53 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On Western Asset Investment Grade Defined Opportunity Trust
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, JFR, IGI Feb. 12, 2012, 9:23 AM
  • CEF Weekly: Nuveen Floating Rate Income Fund In Focus
    Joe Eqcome HTY, IIM, LCM Feb. 5, 2012, 6:04 AM
  • The Silver Singularity Is Near
    Mike Scully SLV, PSLV Jan. 27, 2012, 9:37 PM
  • What's In A Name? The PIMCO Premium And Illusory Returns In PHK
    Ploutos PHK, AGG, BAB Jan. 23, 2012, 9:54 AM
  • Levered Municipal Closed End Funds: A Cautionary Tale
    Income Samurai VGM, PML, MYD Jan. 18, 2012, 6:39 AM
  • Leveraged Loan Investments: CEF And ETF Possibilities, Part II
    Andrew Boral AFT, TLI, BGT Jan. 12, 2012, 5:53 PM
  • 4 Attractive Senior Loan Closed-End Funds For 2012
    George Spritzer, CFA VVR, PPR, VTA Jan. 12, 2012, 10:23 AM
  • First Trust Strategic High Income II: Ample Time To Sit And Wait
    Robert Lewis FHY Jan. 12, 2012, 4:38 AM
  • Bancroft Fund: A Decent Closed End Convertible Bond Fund
    Robert Lewis BCV, EMC, INTC Jan. 11, 2012, 4:08 PM
  • PIMCO CEFs Maintain Higher Premiums
    George Spritzer, CFA PGP, PHK, RCS Jan. 9, 2012, 3:25 PM
  • 5 Taxable Mortgage Closed-End Funds With High Dividend Yield Enhancement
    George Spritzer, CFA JMT, CSP, BSP Jan. 6, 2012, 1:15 PM
  • 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part VI: 6% To 6.5% Yields
    Epsilon BNY, EVP, OIC Jan. 4, 2012, 2:29 PM
  • The 'Personality Premium' Of Bill Gross: Wells Fargo Vs. Pimco Funds
    Walter Kurtz EAD, PHK Dec. 28, 2011, 12:02 PM
  • Ellsworth Fund: Closed-End Convertible Bond Fund Worth Purchasing At A Discount
    Robert Lewis ECF Dec. 18, 2011, 10:58 AM
  • 5 CEFs With 10% Or More Distribution Yields
    Greg Group DHY, SLA, EAD Dec. 15, 2011, 7:10 AM
  • An Unlikely Winner In The War For Income
    Michael J. Ray AGNC, SDRL, AINV Dec. 12, 2011, 4:01 PM
  • New York State Tax Overhaul Is Favorable For NY Muni Bond Closed-End Funds
    George Spritzer, CFA MNE, NRK Dec. 8, 2011, 8:41 AM
  • Sleep Well With These CEF Income Ideas
    Jason Merriam NCA, BFZ, WIW Dec. 4, 2011, 3:30 PM
  • Van Kampen Municipal Trust: A Closed-End Fund With Minimal Market Correlation
    Jeffrey Gall VKL Nov. 25, 2011, 1:53 PM
  • Advent/Claymore Global Convertible Securities & Income Fund Looks Pretty Cheap
    George Spritzer, CFA AGC Nov. 21, 2011, 1:49 PM
  • 4 Mortgage Income Funds Worth Considering
    Robert Lewis ASP, BSP, CSP Nov. 18, 2011, 5:17 PM
  • 2 Closed-End Funds With High Yield Distributions
    Greg Group HIX, PTY Nov. 18, 2011, 8:32 AM
  • Afraid of Higher Interest Rates? Check Out Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund
    George Spritzer, CFA EVG Nov. 17, 2011, 3:36 PM