This year marks the 150 year anniversary of the closed-end fund structure or CEFs.

Although not as highly publicized or as well known as ETFs, closed-end funds have long been valued by advisors and investors as a tool for potentially boosting investment income.

With market yield still low and volatility returning this year, now maybe a particularly opportune time to consider adding closed-end funds to your portfolio and your clients' portfolios.

Want to learn more about closed-end funds? Check out TheStreet's webinar Why Closed-End Funds Could Deliver A Powerful Income Boost, sponsored by Nuveen.

Want to Buy $1 Worth of Stock for 90 Cents or Less? You can with certain so-called "closed-end" mutual funds - an often overlooked investment class. Click here to register for a free online video in which TheStreet's retirement expert Robert Powell and an all-star panel tell you all you need to know. The webinar is sponsored by Nuveen.

 

More from Video

If You Want to Invest in Artificial Intelligence, Here's the One Stock to Buy

If You Want to Invest in Artificial Intelligence, Here's the One Stock to Buy

Economist Perspective: Brexit Endgame in Sight?

Economist Perspective: Brexit Endgame in Sight?

Smaller Cap Stocks Could Make Great Stocking Stuffers Ahead of 2019

Smaller Cap Stocks Could Make Great Stocking Stuffers Ahead of 2019

5 Highly Anticipated Tech IPOs to Watch in 2019

5 Highly Anticipated Tech IPOs to Watch in 2019

Trading Strategies: How to Play the Federal Reserve's Decision Next Week

Trading Strategies: How to Play the Federal Reserve's Decision Next Week