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First Trust Closed-End Fund Review

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Mon, 21 Oct 2013

Third Quarter Overview The third quarter was a challenging one for many categories of the closed-end fund marketplace. An increase in long-term interest rates during the quarter from 2.47% to 2.62% on the 10-year U.S. Treasury (on September 5th the yield briefly hit 3.00%), hints from the Federal R

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