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Special Opportunities Fund, Inc. (NYSE: SPE) (the “Fund”) announced today that it has submitted shareholder proposals to four closed-end funds whose shares it owns: The Adams Express Company (ADX), Tri-Continental Corporation (TY), General American Investors Company, Inc. (GAM), and Central Securities Corporation (CET). The proposals submitted to ADX, TY, and GAM request the board of directors of each fund to (1) authorize a self-tender offer for all of its outstanding common shares at or close to net asset value (NAV) and, (2) if more than 50% of the outstanding common shares are submitted for tender, to cancel the tender offer and liquidate or convert the fund into an exchange traded fund (ETF) or an open-end mutual fund.
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Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) said today that David Carroll, Head of Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement, will present at The BancAnalysts Association of Boston Conference in Boston on Thursday, November 6, at 8:10 a.m. Eastern Time (5:10 a.m. Pacific Time). The live audio webcast will be available at the following addresses: www.wellsfargo.com/invest_relations/presents http://wsw.com/webcast/baab14/wfc A replay of the webcast will be available for 90 days.
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