DALLAS, Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cushing® MLP & Infrastructure Total Return Fund (formerly known as The Cushing® MLP Total Return Fund) (NYSE: SRV) declared a distribution for December 2019 of $0.0903 per common share. The Fund's distribution will be payable on December 31, 2019 to shareholders of record on December 16, 2019. The ex-date for the Fund's distribution is December 13, 2019.
It is anticipated but not certain that none of the Fund's distribution will be treated as a return of capital. The final determination of the tax treatment of this and the Fund's other 2019 distributions will be made and reported to shareholders in early 2020, when the Fund determines its earnings and profits for the fiscal year. The final tax status of the Fund's distribution may differ substantially from this preliminary information.
The Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company with an investment objective of seeking a high after-tax total return from a combination of capital appreciation and current income. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing, under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in a portfolio of energy infrastructure master limited partnerships ("MLPs") and MLP-related investments. The Fund will invest no more than 25% of its total assets in securities of MLPs that qualify as publicly traded partnerships under the Internal Revenue Code. The Fund is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "SRV."
The Fund is managed by Cushing® Asset Management, LP. No assurance can be given that the Fund's investment objective will be achieved.
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Cushing, a subsidiary of Swank Capital, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts providing active management in markets where inefficiencies exist. Since Cushing's founding in 2003, it has remained a 100% independent, employee-owned firm. As of September 30, 2019, Cushing had approximately $2.0 billion of assets under management in closed-end funds, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, privately offered funds and separately managed accounts.
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