NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City of London Investment Management Company Limited announced today that they will be hosting a live Webinar under Pristine Advisers and CEFNetwork regarding Emerging Markets Closed-End Funds as Legacy Products, Part II on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm ET.

Presented by Barry M. Olliff, CEO and CIO, City of London Investment Management Company Limited:

  • Over 50 years’ experience in the Closed-End Fund (CEF) sector
  • Founder of City of London Investment Management Company Limited (1991)
  • Significant experience in both London and US markets

City of London Investment Management Company Limited

  • $5.2 billion in Funds Under Management (as at October 13, 2017)
  • Primarily invests in Emerging Markets CEFs; $1.4 billion of exposure to US Emerging Markets CEF universe (as at October 13, 2017)
  • Trades CEFs across four offices in the UK, US, Singapore and Dubai
  • Introduced first “Statement on Corporate Governance and Voting Policy for Closed-End Funds” in 1999 (now in its Tenth Edition)

The presentation:

  • Recent Events
  • Current CEF Issues
  • Aberdeen Developments and The Future of US EM CEFs

Please join us for this informative event – which also offers CFP Credit, and will be replayed as well (although you must register to receive). 

The event is a must for all parties involved in the closed-end fund and/or investment community – to understand City of London’s stance on the markets, corporate governance, transparency and their views on rectifying the current state of these markets.

You may register at the following link:

Contact us with any questions, comments or concerns.

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