Notice of Applications for Deregistration Under Section 8(f) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
Applicant, a closed-end investment company, seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to be an investment company. On December 5, 2005, applicant made a liquidating distribution to its shareholders, based on net asset value. American Stock Transfer & Trust Company is holding funds for shareholders who have not yet been located. Applicant incurred $415,495 in expenses in connection with the reorganization. Filing Date: The application was filed on April 25, 2006. Applicant's Address: Three World Financial Center, 200 Vesey St., 10th Floor, New York, NY 10281-1010.