Nuveen Completes Closed-End Fund Merger

CHICAGO--()--Nuveen has successfully completed the merger of the Nuveen Flexible Investment Income Fund (NYSE: JPW) into the Nuveen Preferred Income Opportunities Fund (NYSE: JPC) prior to the open of the New York Stock Exchange, today, June 12, 2017.

As previously announced, the funds will be merged as follows:

                         
Acquired Fund       Symbol       Acquiring Fund       Symbol
Nuveen Flexible Investment Income Fund       JPW       Nuveen Preferred Income Opportunities Fund       JPC
                 

In the merger, JPC acquired substantially all of the assets and liabilities of JPW in a tax-free transaction in exchange for an equal aggregate net asset value of newly-issued common shares. The exchange took place based upon the funds’ closing net asset values on June 9, 2017. The exchange ratio at which common shares of JPW were exchanged for common shares of JPC is listed below:

         
Acquired Fund       Exchange Ratio
Nuveen Flexible Investment Income Fund (JPW)       1.73985578
     

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Nuveen offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. As the investment management arm of TIAA, Nuveen has $906 billion in assets under management as of 3/31/17 and operations in 16 countries. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies. For more information, please visit www.nuveen.com.

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Contacts

Nuveen
Kathleen Cardoza, 312-917-7813
kathleen.cardoza@nuveen.com

Contacts

Nuveen
Kathleen Cardoza, 312-917-7813
kathleen.cardoza@nuveen.com