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Check Out CEF Advisors’ Latest Webinar “The ABCs of BDCs and Closed-End Funds” from November 20, 2017

John Cole Scott held the latest “ABCs of BDCs and Closed-End Funds” webinar on Monday, ABCs of BDCs Slide Image November 20, 2017. Check out the replay or view the slides to hear John talk about:

1. How to balance the risk/reward for CEFA’s Trifecta Analysis: discount capture, sustainable dividends and manager performance (NAV total return).
2. Current and historical trends for the universe of 600 funds.
3. How to build a hypothetical taxable and IRA account using the funds.

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John Cole Scott provides his take on alternative and non-traditional investments on

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John Cole Scott has to say about alternative and non-traditional investments.




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John Cole Scott Talks About Duration on

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John Cole Scott Talks About Dividend Distributions on

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John Cole Scott Weighs in on Discount Levels on

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give his perspective on discounts during a
CEF Association Event in Chicago
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CEF Advisors’ Quarterly Closed-End Fund and BDC Universe Update, IPO Review & Outlook October 10, 2017

On October 10th we held our Quarterly Closed-End Fund and BDC Universe Update,  101017 Webinar Slide ImageOutlook, IPO Review & Outlook.

Please watch the replay or download the slides to see what trends we covered in the CEF industry including:

*Discounts & Discount Trends
*Yield and Yield Trends
*Dividend Changes
*Last Quarter’s and Recent Peer-group performance (NAV and Market Price).
*UNII, Earnings and Return of Capital (RoC) Trends
* Recent CEF IPO’s
* Liquidity & Liquidity Trends
* Activist Updates & Trends
* CEF Deaths & Mergers
* NAV vs. Market Price Volatility
* New CEF Universe Data
* 2017 Outlook
* Pre-submitted & Live Q&A

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Slides in PDF Format

Chuck Jaffe MoneyLife “Market Call” Interview of John Cole Scott, CIO at CEF Advisors on June 27, 2017.

MoneyLifeliveJohn Cole Scott was interviewed by Chuck Jaffe on Money Life on June 27, 2017. Click here to listen to John discuss the following Tickers:
RA, AOD; during “Hold It or Fold It:” EGIF, PDI, PCI, IGD, JRS, CTR

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right click HERE to download the file and listen another time.

MoneyLife host Chuck Jaffe is chief editor at His three weekly columns are syndicated nationally, and his “Your Funds” column is the most widely read feature on mutual fund investing in America. In 2009, Chuck was named to MutualFundWire’s list of the 40 Most Influential People in Fund Distribution, the only journalist ever to make the list. Learn more on their website: