CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to institutions as well as individual investors, today announced common share distributions for four Pennsylvania municipal closed-end funds. The shareholders of these funds, Nuveen Pennsylvania Premium Income Municipal Fund 2 (NYSE: NPY), Nuveen Pennsylvania Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund (NYSE MKT: NXM), Nuveen Pennsylvania Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund 2 (NYSE MKT: NVY) and Nuveen Pennsylvania Investment Quality Municipal Fund (NYSE: NQP), have each approved the reorganization of their fund into a single, larger fund. The reorganization is expected to take place after the close of business on Friday, February 7, 2014, effective Monday, February 10, 2014, with NQP acquiring substantially all of the assets of NPY, NXM and NVY. The goal of this reorganization is to create a single, larger municipal bond fund, with lower operating expenses and increased share trading volume.
The following dates apply to distribution declarations for the following Closed-End Funds:
|Record Date||February 7, 2014|
|Ex-Dividend Date||February 5, 2014|
|Payable Date||March 3, 2014||Per Share Distribution Amount|
|Reinvest Date||March 3, 2014||Tax-Exempt|
Regulations require that the acquired funds fully distribute any accumulated undistributed net investment income (UNII) prior to effecting the reorganization. Consequently, NQP is declaring distributions which will comply with these regulations, payable March 3, 2014 to fund shareholders of record on February 7, 2014. The distribution information is detailed in the table above. Following the merger, NQP is expected to declare an additional distribution, payable February 3, 2014. The total dollar amount of the combined pre- and post-merger distributions received February 3, 2014 will be equal to or greater than the shareholder’s prior monthly tax-exempt dividend.
For more information about UNII, each fund, and the shareholder-approved reorganization, please visit http://www.nuveen.com/CEF.
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FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
Certain statements made in this release are forward-looking statements. Actual future results or occurrences may differ significantly from those anticipated in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. These include, but are not limited to:
- market developments;
- legal and regulatory developments; and
- other additional risks and uncertainties.
Nuveen and the closed-end funds managed by Nuveen and its affiliates undertake no responsibility to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statements.