MFS Closed-End Funds Announce Change of Date for Annual Meeting of Shareholders
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MFS® California Municipal Fund (NYSE: CCA), MFS® Charter Income Trust (NYSE: MCR), MFS® Government Markets Income Trust (NYSE: MGF), MFS® High Income Municipal Trust (NYSE: CXE), MFS® High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE: CMU), MFS® InterMarket Income Trust I (NYSE: CMK), MFS® Intermediate High Income Fund (NYSE: CIH), MFS® Intermediate Income Trust (NYSE: MIN), MFS® Investment Grade Municipal Trust (NYSE: CXH), MFS® MultiMarket Income Trust (NYSE: MMT), MFS® Municipal Income Trust (NYSE: MFM), and MFS® Special Value Trust (NYSE: MFV) each announced that the Annual Meeting of Shareholders for each Fund will be held on October 31, 2012, at the offices of MFS Investment Management, 500 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116, to consider the election of Trustees. Holders of record of common shares and preferred shares, as applicable, of the Funds at the close of business on September 5, 2012, are entitled to vote at the annual meeting and any adjournments or postponements thereof.
MFS Investment Management® (MFS®) manages $285.0 billion in assets as of July 31, 2012. The company traces its origins to 1924 and the creation of America's first mutual fund.
This release is not a prospectus, circular or representation intended for use in the purchase or sale of fund shares. Shares of the funds are not FDIC-insured and are not deposits or other obligations of, or guaranteed by, any bank. Shares of the funds involve investment risk, including possible loss of principal. For more complete information about each fund, including risks, charges, and expenses, please see the funds annual and semi annual shareholder report.
The funds are closed-end funds. Common shares of the funds are only available for purchase/sale on the NYSE (NYX) at the current market price, except MFS California Municipal Fund, which is available for purchase/sale on the NYSE/AMEX at the current market price. Common shares may trade at a discount to NAV.
MFS Investment Management
500 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116
MFS Shareholders or Financial Advisors:
Justin Miller, 800-343-2829, ext. 57702
John Reilly, 617-954-5305
Dan Flaherty, 617-954-4256
Source: MFS Investment ManagementCopyright Business Wire 2012