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LMP Real Estate Income Fund (RIT)

  • Thu, Jan. 15, 4:17 PM
    • Phil Goldstein's Bulldog Investors discloses a 6.01% stake in the LMP Real Estate Income Fund (NYSE:RIT), noting the closed-end fund has traded at a double-digit discount to NAV for more than a year, and requesting management either self-tender, open-end the fund, or liquidate.
    • At last check, the fund traded at a 13% discount to NAV.
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  • Sep. 22, 2014, 4:02 PM
    • "The  issuer's common stock has traded at a double-digit discount to net asset value for more than a year," says Phil Goldstein's Bulldog Investors, disclosing a 5.54% stake in LMP Real Estate Income Fund (RIT -0.3%). "The filing persons believe that shareholders should be afforded an opportunity to realize liquidity at net asset value for their shares via a self-tender offer, open-ending or liquidation."
    • The fund's NAV as of Friday was $12.99 per share, putting today's price of $11.16 at a 14.1% discount.
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Under normal market conditions, the Fund will invest at least 90% of its total assets in income-producing common shares, preferred shares, convertible preferred shares and debt securities issued by Real Estate Companies, including REITs. The Fund may also