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Nuveen Investments Extends Global Reach with Expanded Platform in Chile

February 20, 2014



Chilean ComisiÓn Clasificadora de Riesgo Approves 15 Nuveen Mutual Funds

Chilean Pension Funds Can Access Wide Variety of Nuveen’s Equity and Fixed Income Strategies

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to institutions as well as individual investors, today announced the Chilean ComisiÓn Clasificadora de Riesgo has approved 15 Nuveen mutual funds for investment by Chilean pension funds. Nuveen Investments will partner with Raymond James, through their subsidiary RJ Delta Capital, to make these strategies readily available to pension funds in Chile.

This latest effort builds upon Nuveen’s growing presence in Latin America, and meaningfully advances the firm’s goal of broadening its global reach through offering world-class investment expertise to institutional and individual investors as well as the advisors and consultants who serve them.

“Chile is a very important part of our overall regional strategy,” said Oscar Isoba, Nuveen Investments’ Senior Vice President and Head of Business Development for Latin America. “The Chilean asset management industry has been a regional pioneer and a great advocate for investors throughout the area. This focus aligns with our own commitment to helping our growing base of global clients meet their financial goals.”

The newly registered funds draw upon the deep expertise of several Nuveen affiliates, and include the following:

Nuveen Core Bond Fund

Nuveen Core Plus Bond Fund

Nuveen Dividend Value Fund

Nuveen Global Infrastructure Fund

Nuveen High Income Bond Fund

Nuveen Inflation Protected Securities Fund

Nuveen Large Cap Growth Opportunities Fund

Nuveen Mid Cap Growth Opportunities Fund

Nuveen Strategic Income Fund

Nuveen Tactical Market Opportunities Fund

Nuveen Santa Barbara Dividend Growth Fund

Nuveen Tradewinds Global All-Cap Fund

Nuveen Winslow Large Cap Growth Fund

Nuveen Symphony Credit Opportunities Fund

• Nuveen Preferred Securities Fund

About Nuveen Investments:

Nuveen Investments provides high-quality investment services designed to help secure the long-term goals of institutional and individual investors as well as the consultants and financial advisors who serve them. Since its founding as a municipal bond specialist in 1898, Nuveen Investments has been committed to high quality investments and services. Nuveen takes a long-term perspective in managing portfolios; and through its multi-boutique model of independent institutional asset managers, offers an array of actively managed and index-enhanced investment products designed to balance expected returns (alpha) and risk, to help achieve the long-term financial goals of our clients. Nuveen Investments markets a wide range of specialized investment solutions which provide investors access to capabilities of its high-quality boutique investment affiliates—Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, Symphony Asset Management LLC, NWQ Investment Management Company, LLC, Santa Barbara Asset Management, LLC, Tradewinds Global Investors, LLC, Winslow Capital Management, LLC and Gresham Investment Management LLC all of which are registered investment advisers and subsidiaries of Nuveen Investments, Inc. In total, Nuveen Investments managed $215 billion as of September 30, 2013. For more information, please visit the Nuveen Investments website at www.nuveen.com.

About RJ Delta Capital:

RJ Delta Capital is a subsidiary of Raymond James Financial. With more than $600 million in assets under management, RJ Delta Capital is among the ten largest asset management companies in the Argentinean mutual fund Industry and is well recognized throughout the Latin America region.

This release does not constitute or contain an offer, solicitation, recommendation or investment advice with respect to the purchase of the funds described herein or any security.Neither Nuveen Investments nor any of its affiliates is licensed or otherwise authorized to provide investment management services in Chile.

Prospective investors should carefully consider fund objectives, risks, charges, tax considerations and expenses and other relevant information before investing.For more information on these funds, please request a prospectus and read it carefully before you invest. Prospective investors should also consult their professional advisers as to the suitability of any investment in light of their particular circumstances and applicable citizenship, residence or domicile.Prospective investors may contact Gisela Attlan, Global Business Development, Latin America, at +1.312.917.7912 for more information.

Funds distributed by Nuveen Securities, LLC.





Nuveen Investments

Media Contact:

Kathleen Cardoza

312-917-7813--Office

Kathleen.Cardoza@nuveen.com

or

Investor Contact:

Gisela Attlan

312-917-7912

Gisela.Attlan@nuveen.com


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