CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to institutions as well as individual investors, today announced that the Nuveen Texas Quality Income Municipal Fund (NSYE: NTX) has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission a notice of intention to redeem all of its outstanding MuniFund Term Preferred (MTP) shares. The MTP redemption price will be the $10 liquidation preference per share, plus an additional amount representing the final accumulated distribution amounts owed. The fund expects to finance the MTP share redemptions with the proceeds of newly issued preferred shares (“new preferred shares”). The redemptions are contingent upon the completion of all aspects of the new preferred share placement by the fund, which may not occur as planned. Official notification of the redemptions will be delivered to MTP shareholders of the fund at a later date through The Depository Trust Company (DTC). The anticipated date of redemption is April 20, 2015.
Details of the fund and its MTP shares are as follows:
|Fund||MTP Share Symbol / CUSIP|
|Nuveen Texas Quality Income Municipal Fund (NTX)||NTX PrC / 670983 402|
The address of the redemption and paying agent, Computershare Inc., is as follows: 250 Royall Street, Canton, Massachusetts 02021.
The fund intends to offer new preferred shares to qualified institutional buyers (as defined in Rule 144A of the Securities Act of 1933 (the Securities Act)) in a private offering exempt from registration under the Securities Act.
No new preferred shares to be offered have been registered under the Securities Act or any state securities laws. Unless so registered, no new preferred shares may be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. This press release is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any of these securities.
Nuveen Investments provides high-quality investment services designed to help secure the long-term goals of institutional and individual investors as well as the consultants and financial advisors who serve them. Nuveen Investments markets a wide range of specialized investment solutions which provide investors access to capabilities of its high-quality boutique investment affiliates—Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, Symphony Asset Management LLC, NWQ Investment Management Company, LLC, Santa Barbara Asset Management, LLC, Tradewinds Global Investors, LLC, Winslow Capital Management, LLC and Gresham Investment Management LLC, all of which are registered investment advisers and independent investment subsidiaries of Nuveen Investments, Inc. Funds are distributed by Nuveen Securities, LLC, a subsidiary of Nuveen Investments, Inc. Nuveen Investments operates as a separate subsidiary within TIAA-CREF, which is a leading provider of retirement and financial services in the academic, research, medical and cultural fields. In total, Nuveen Investments managed $230 billion as of December 31, 2014. For more information, please visit the Nuveen Investments website at www.nuveen.com.
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:
- the acceptance by qualified institutional buyers of, and demand for, new preferred shares in an amount sufficient to refinance the MTP shares;
- the need to obtain the agreement of all parties to the final terms of the offering of new preferred shares;
- other legal and regulatory developments; and
- other additional risks and uncertainties.
Nuveen Investments and the closed-end funds managed by Nuveen Investments and its affiliates undertake no responsibility to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statement.