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Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. Provides Unaudited Balance Sheet Information and Asset Coverage Ratio Update as of April 30, 2017


Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. (TYG) today announced that as of April 30, 2017, the company’s unaudited total assets were approximately $2.8 billion and its unaudited net asset value was $1.5 billion, or $30.89 per share.

As of April 30, 2017, the company was in compliance with its asset coverage ratios under the Investment Company Act of 1940 (the 1940 Act) and basic maintenance covenants. The company’s asset coverage ratio under the 1940 Act with respect to senior securities representing indebtedness was 396 percent, and its coverage ratio for preferred shares was 307 percent. For more information on calculation of coverage ratios, please refer to the company’s most recent applicable prospectus.

Set forth below is a summary of the company’s unaudited balance sheet at April 30, 2017 and a summary of its top 10 holdings.

Unaudited balance sheet

  (in Millions)   Per Share
Investments $ 2,733.1 $ 55.74
Cash and Cash Equivalents 3.3 0.07
Receivable for Investments Sold 21.9 0.45
Current Tax Asset 9.9 0.20
Other Assets   23.9   0.49
Total Assets   2,792.1   56.95
Credit Facility Borrowings 155.3 3.17
Senior Notes 412.5 8.41
Preferred Stock   165.0   3.37
Total Leverage   732.8   14.95
Payable for Investments Purchased 4.8 0.10
Other Liabilities 9.2 0.19
Deferred Tax Liability   530.5   10.82
Net Assets $ 1,514.8 $ 30.89

49.03 million common shares currently outstanding.


Top 10 holdings (as of April 30, 2017)






(in Millions)


% of Investment

Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. SXL $ 282.2 10.3 %
Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. MMP 211.7 7.7 %
Enterprise Products Partners, L.P. EPD 188.1 6.9 %
Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. PAA 186.6 6.8 %
Buckeye Partners, L.P. BPL 175.2 6.4 %
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 167.3 6.1 %
ONEOK Partners, L.P. OKS 157.8 5.8 %
Tesoro Logistics, L.P. TLLP 139.7 5.1 %
EQT Midstream Partners, L.P. EQM 127.1 4.6 %
Tallgrass Energy Partners, L.P. TEP   87.3 3.2 %
Total $ 1,723.0 62.9 %

(1) Percent of Investments and Cash Equivalents.

About Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp.

Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. (TYG) owns a portfolio of master limited partnership investments in the energy infrastructure sector. Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp.’s objective is to provide its stockholders a high level of total return with an emphasis on current distributions.

About Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C.

Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. is an investment manager specializing in actively managed essential assets investing including the energy value chain. As of March 31, 2017, the adviser had approximately $17.0 billion of assets under management in listed closed-end funds, mutual funds, private funds and separate accounts. For more information, visit www.tortoiseadvisors.com.

Safe harbor statement

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the laws of such state or jurisdiction.

Forward-Looking Statement

This press release contains certain statements that may include “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein are "forward-looking statements." Although the company and Tortoise Capital Advisors believe that the expectations reflected in these forward-looking statements are reasonable, they do involve assumptions, risks and uncertainties, and these expectations may prove to be incorrect. Actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a result of a variety of factors, including those discussed in the company’s reports that are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. Other than as required by law, the company and Tortoise Capital Advisors do not assume a duty to update this forward-looking statement.

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