Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company Provides Unaudited Balance Sheet Information and Announces its Net Asset Value and Asset Coverage Ratios at March 31, 2016

HOUSTON--()--Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company (the “Company”) (NYSE:KYN) today provided a summary unaudited statement of assets and liabilities and announced its net asset value and asset coverage ratios under the Investment Company Act of 1940 (the “1940 Act”) as of March 31, 2016.

As of March 31, 2016 , the Company’s net assets were $1.8 billion, and its net asset value per share was $15.78. As of March 31, 2016, the Company’s asset coverage ratio under the 1940 Act with respect to senior securities representing indebtedness was 384% and the Company’s asset coverage ratio under the 1940 Act with respect to total leverage (debt and preferred stock) was 252%.


Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company

Statement of Assets and Liabilities
March 31, 2016
        (in millions)         Per Share
Investments $ 2,979.5 $ 26.45
Cash and cash equivalents 201.4 1.79
Deposits 0.3
Accrued income 0.7 0.01
Receivable for securities sold 4.9 0.04
Income tax receivable 12.9 0.11
Other assets   10.5   0.10
Total assets 3,210.2 28.50
Senior notes 767.0 6.81
Preferred stock   404.0   3.59
Total leverage   1,171.0   10.40
Other liabilities 13.3 0.12
Deferred income tax liability   248.2   2.20
Total liabilities 261.5 2.32
Net assets $ 1,777.7 $ 15.78
The Company had 112,644,583 common shares outstanding as March 31, 2016.

Long-term investments were comprised of Midstream MLP (92%), Midstream Company (4%), General Partner MLP (2%) and Shipping MLP (2%).

The Company’s ten largest holdings by issuer at March 31, 2016 were:


Units / Shares
(in thousands)


($ millions)


Percent of

1. Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (Midstream MLP) 19,710 $485.3 16.3%
2. Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 10,213 330.3 11.1%
3. ONEOK Partners, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 6,726 211.2 7.1%
4. Williams Partners L.P. (Midstream MLP) * 10,243 209.5 7.0%
5. Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 8,373 175.6 5.9%
6. DCP Midstream Partners, LP (Midstream MLP) 6,413 174.6 5.9%
7. Buckeye Partners, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 2,498 169.7 5.7%
8. Western Gas Partners, LP (Midstream MLP) 3,724 161.7 5.4%
9. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (Midstream MLP 2,304 158.5 5.3%
10. MPLX LP (Midstream MLP) 4,628 137.4 4.6%

*On September 28, 2015, Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (“ETE”) announced an agreement to combine with The
Williams Companies, Inc. (“WMB”). WMB is the general partner of Williams Partners L.P. (“WPZ”). As of March 31,
2016, the Company owned 1,410 units ($10.1 million) of ETE and no shares of WMB.


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 NYSE. 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 natural gas, natural gas liquids (including propane), 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 Fund’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 Fund’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 Fund undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements made herein. There is no assurance that the Fund’s investment objective will be attained.


KA Fund Advisors, LLC
Monique Vo, 877-657-3863


KA Fund Advisors, LLC
Monique Vo, 877-657-3863