Shareholders Approve Nuveen Closed-End Fund Merger

CHICAGO--()--Shareholders of the Nuveen Flexible Investment Income Fund (NYSE: JPW) have approved the fund’s merger with and into the Nuveen Preferred Income Opportunities Fund (NYSE: JPC).

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

Acquired Fund     Symbol     Acquiring Fund     Symbol

Nuveen Flexible Investment
Income Fund


Nuveen Preferred Income
Opportunities Fund


Subject to the satisfaction of certain customary closing conditions, the reorganization is expected to become effective June 12, 2017.

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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

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    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 statement.



Kathleen Cardoza


Kathleen Cardoza