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Subject:  Heads up: Check your gains & losses. Date:  11/19/2012  11:22 AM
Author:  notehound Number:  408925 of 479729

During the year, the symbol for one of my Nuveen CEFs changed, when the old, small fund was combined with another and rolled into a new fund with a similar, but different symbol.

Shortly thereafter, I liquidated the position.

My online broker was showing that the open date for that position was "unknown," with a long-term gain of over $13,000, representing the sale price of the entire position.

I called them this morning and reminded them of the original symbol and the year of acquisition.

They went through their records and mad