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  • Closed-End Funds Oppose Activism With False Arguments
    Gwailo SGF, KEF, FGI Jul. 21, 2010, 8:52 PM
  • Widening CEF Discount May Indicate Better Future Performance
    Joe Eqcome MFV, GUT, ERH Jul. 21, 2010, 7:54 AM
  • Beware the New Sprott Silver Fund
    Michael Johnston SLV, SIVR, PHYS Jul. 20, 2010, 9:11 AM
  • How to Hedge Tail Risk With the VIX
    Condor Options VXX, VXZ, SPY Jul. 15, 2010, 4:27 PM
  • Can Shareholder Votes Change Anything at Closed-End Funds?
    Gwailo DHG, FGF, SWZ Jul. 14, 2010, 8:50 AM
  • Closed-End Fund Shareholders Vote for Change Over Fund Managers' Objections
    Gwailo FGF, SGF, SWZ Jul. 11, 2010, 5:34 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Pro-Growth Policies Needed
    Joe Eqcome FAV, VKQ, IIF Jul. 11, 2010, 5:05 AM
  • Does DRP Have a Constructive Response to Reasonable Concerns?
    SL Advisors DRP, DB, AWP Jul. 9, 2010, 12:58 PM
  • HIX and Other CEFs: Boring Plays for a Bear Market
    Jefferson Starship HIX Jul. 7, 2010, 5:07 AM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Major U.S. Indices Extremely Oversold
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ Jul. 6, 2010, 2:21 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Low Visibility on Foggy Seas
    Joe Eqcome IGI, PHK Jul. 5, 2010, 12:23 PM
  • Kayne Anderson Energy No Longer to Be a BDC - Will It Invest Less, Or More?
    Nicholas Marshi KED Jul. 2, 2010, 8:15 AM
  • High Premium / High Yield CEFs? Might Be Time to Move On
    Joe Eqcome AOD, AGD, PGP Jun. 30, 2010, 5:09 AM
  • The Present and Future of Alpine Funds
    Dan Plettner AOD, AWP, AGD Jun. 29, 2010, 4:20 AM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Small, End-of-the-Month Recovery Ahead?
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ Jun. 28, 2010, 1:17 AM
  • Shareholder Democracy Triumphs at Swiss Helvetia Fund
    Gwailo SWZ, LAZ Jun. 27, 2010, 8:48 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Not All Bad
    Joe Eqcome CRF, AOD, TTF Jun. 27, 2010, 6:51 AM
  • Taiwan Greater China Fund Completes Tender Offer
    George Spritzer, CFA TFC Jun. 27, 2010, 6:14 AM
  • Thai Fund Attractive on Relative Discount Basis
    Joe Eqcome TTF, THD Jun. 25, 2010, 11:05 PM
  • Alpine's Total Dynamic Dividend Fund: Overdosing on Financial Engineering
    Dan Plettner AOD, AGD, AWP Jun. 22, 2010, 6:49 AM
  • Five Closed-End Funds That Pay Tax Free Dividends
    Stockerblog PMM, IIM, NNP Jun. 21, 2010, 10:26 AM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Bullish but Overbought
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ Jun. 20, 2010, 7:36 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Watch the Bouncing Ball
    Joe Eqcome SDY, GLU, BIF Jun. 20, 2010, 5:22 AM
  • Let CEF Dogs Lie: The Negligible Benefits of Buying Losers
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, GCE Jun. 16, 2010, 4:15 PM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Some Promising Signs
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ Jun. 13, 2010, 10:50 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: What's Up With That?
    Joe Eqcome GLU, GUT, SRO Jun. 13, 2010, 4:49 AM
  • BlackRock's RAA and the Utility of Closed-End Municipal Funds
    Dan Plettner RAA Jun. 11, 2010, 3:45 PM
  • Swiss Helvetia CEF Confronts Shareholder Democracy (Part 3)
    Gwailo SWZ Jun. 8, 2010, 1:47 PM
  • DWS Board Election Is Undemocratic
    George Spritzer, CFA DHG Jun. 8, 2010, 4:45 AM
  • A Timely Understanding of the Distributions at HQH and HQL
    Dan Plettner HQH, HQL Jun. 8, 2010, 3:44 AM
  • Opportunities in Foreign Debt
    Old Trader GIM, TEI Jun. 7, 2010, 10:34 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Code Orange
    Joe Eqcome SWZ, CFP, CRF Jun. 6, 2010, 4:09 AM
  • Can PowerShares CEF Income Fund Be an Effective Hedge?
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, FOF, CLM Jun. 3, 2010, 12:22 AM
  • ETFs vs. CEFs
    Tom Lydon PCEF, GCE Jun. 1, 2010, 5:02 PM
  • Swiss Helvetia CEF Confronts Shareholder Democracy (Part 2)
    Gwailo SWZ Jun. 1, 2010, 7:03 AM
  • Pitfalls in Today’s U.S. Stock Market: Part 3
    John Tobey, CFA ADX, CET, GAM May. 30, 2010, 3:00 PM
  • Swiss Helvetia CEF Confronts Shareholder Democracy (Part 1)
    Gwailo SWZ, EWL May. 30, 2010, 6:25 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: The Gray Swan Scenario
    Joe Eqcome GGT, TAIT, NRO May. 30, 2010, 4:53 AM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Bulls Take What They Can Get
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ May. 30, 2010, 12:48 AM
  • Sprott PHYS vs. GLD ETF - Pairs Trade in Gold Funds Works Out Well
    Everyday Finance PHYS, GLD May. 27, 2010, 1:34 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: 5 Stages of Investor Grief
    Joe Eqcome PAI, FRA, FRB May. 23, 2010, 5:34 AM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Flashbacks to 2008
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ May. 23, 2010, 4:18 AM
  • Seriously, The SPDR Gold Trust Isn't a Scam. But PHYS Might Be
    IndexUniverse GLD, IAU, SGOL May. 21, 2010, 7:53 AM
  • Why You Should Keep an Eye on the Special Opportunities Fund
    George Spritzer, CFA SPE, PIF, FOF May. 20, 2010, 5:12 AM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Technical False Alarm or Real Cause for Concern?
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ May. 17, 2010, 3:14 AM
  • Canceled Trades From the May 6 'Flash Crash'
    Morningstar BDT, BDV, FAX May. 16, 2010, 8:48 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Whipsawed and Dazed
    Joe Eqcome CRF, PCEF, PFO May. 16, 2010, 5:38 AM
  • Five Differences Between ETFs and CEFs
    Tom Lydon May. 14, 2010, 2:50 AM
  • CEFs: Monthly Dividends, Below NAV, Low Management Fee and Tax Free
    Stockerblog NMP, MNE, IIC May. 11, 2010, 2:00 AM
  • Pairs Trade to Exploit NAV Premium in Physical Gold Fund vs. GLD
    Everyday Finance PHYS, GLD May. 11, 2010, 1:52 AM