U.S. Markets open in 1 hr 31 mins

CORRECTING and REPLACING Delaware Investments® municipal income funds announce dividends

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Headline of release should read: Delaware Investments® municipal income funds announce dividends (instead of Delaware Investments® municipal income funds announce divide).

The release reads:

DELAWARE INVESTMENTS® MUNICIPAL INCOME FUNDS ANNOUNCE DIVIDENDS

Today, the following three Delaware Investments municipal income funds, all closed-end management investment companies, declare their monthly income dividends: Delaware Investments Colorado Municipal Income Fund, Inc.; Delaware Investments National Municipal Income Fund; and Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II, Inc. (together, the “Funds”). The investment objective of Delaware Investments Colorado Municipal Income Fund, Inc. and Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II, Inc. is to provide current income exempt from federal income tax and from the personal income tax of its state, if any, consistent with the preservation of capital. The investment objective of Delaware Investments National Municipal Income Fund is to provide current income exempt from regular federal income tax consistent with the preservation of capital. In addition, each Fund has the ability to use leveraging techniques in an attempt to obtain a higher return for the Fund. Currently, each Fund has outstanding a series of variable-rate preferred shares as leverage.

The following dates apply to the above dividend announcement:

 
Declaration date: 03/06/2017
Ex-date: 03/15/2017
Record date: 03/17/2017
Payable date: 03/31/2017
 

The dividend distributions are as follows:

     
FUND  

Dividend per
share

Delaware Investments Colorado  
Municipal Income Fund, Inc. (VCF)   $0.06000
Delaware Investments National
Municipal Income Fund (VFL)   $0.05000
Delaware Investments Minnesota
Municipal Income Fund II, Inc. (VMM)   $0.04750
 

About Delaware Investments

Delaware Investments, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset management firm that offers a wide variety of equity and fixed income solutions for individual and institutional investors. Delaware Investments is supported by the resources of Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), a global provider of asset management, investment, banking, financial and advisory services. Visit delawareinvestments.com for more information.

Delaware Investments is the marketing name for Delaware Management Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries. Advisory services provided by Delaware Management Business Trust, a registered investment advisor. Macquarie Group refers to Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide. For more information about Delaware Investments, visit delawareinvestments.com or call 800 523-1918.

Neither Delaware Investments nor its affiliates referred to in this document are authorized deposit-taking institutions for the purposes of the Banking Act 1959 (Commonwealth of Australia). The obligations of these entities do not represent deposits or other liabilities of Macquarie Bank Limited (MBL), a subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited and an affiliate of Delaware Investments. MBL does not guarantee or otherwise provide assurance in respect of the obligations of these entities, unless noted otherwise.

© 2017 Delaware Management Holdings, Inc.

View source version on businesswire.com: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170306006354/en/