Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to institutions as well as high-net-worth and affluent investors, today announced that the Nuveen Municipal High Income Opportunity Fund (AMEX: NMZ) called for redemption at par all of its outstanding auction-rate preferred securities (ARPS). The fund’s Board of Trustees has approved this redemption, which totals $95 million and will be funded from the fund’s credit facility, tender option bond proceeds and available portfolio cash. NMZ is redeeming all of its $95.0 million of currently outstanding ARPS.
|Series||Cusip #||Total SharesRedeemed||Total AmountRedeemed||RedemptionDate|
|M||670682202||1,826||$45,650,000||June 17, 2011|
|T||670682301||987||$24,675,000||June 20, 2011|
|W||670682400||987||$24,675,000||June 21, 2011|