HOUSTON--()--Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company (the “Company”) (NYSE: KYN) announced the pricing of a public offering of common stock. The Company agreed to sell a total of 4,500,000 shares at a price of $33.36 per share (exclusive of 675,000 additional shares that the underwriters may purchase pursuant to a 45-day option to cover over-allotments). Net proceeds from the offering of $144.1 million will be used to make additional portfolio investments that are consistent with the Company’s investment objective and policies and for general corporate purposes. The offering is schedule to close on March 12, 2013.
Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and UBS Investment Bank are acting as joint book-running managers. A copy of the prospectus supplement and the base prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from the following addresses:
c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, NY 11717
Attn: Prospectus Department
180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10014
UBS Investment Bank
Attn: Prospectus Department
299 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10171
An investor should read the Company’s prospectus supplement and the base prospectus carefully before investing. The prospectus supplement and the base prospectus contain important information about the Company and its investment objective and policies, risks, charges and expenses.
Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940, whose common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange. The Company's investment objective is to obtain a high after-tax total return by investing at least 85% of its total assets in energy-related master limited partnerships and their affiliates (collectively, “MLPs”), and in other companies that, as their principal business, operate assets used in the gathering, transporting, processing, storing, refining, distributing, mining or marketing of natural gas, natural gas liquids, crude oil, refined petroleum products or coal.
CAUTIONARY NOTE REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: This press release contains "forward-looking statements" as defined under the U.S. federal securities laws. Generally, the words "believe," "expect," "intend," "estimate," "anticipate," "project," "will" and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements, which generally are not historical in nature. Forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from the Company's historical experience and its present expectations or projections indicated in any forward-looking statements. These risks include, but are not limited to, changes in economic and political conditions; regulatory and legal changes; MLP industry risk; leverage risk; valuation risk; interest rate risk; tax risk; and other risks discussed in the Company's filings with the SEC. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they are made. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements made herein. There is no assurance that the Company's investment objective will be attained.