BNY Mellon High Yield Strategies Fund (NYSE: DHF) (the “Fund”) today announced entry into a new credit facility of up to $125 million with BNP Paribas Prime Brokerage International Limited. The new credit facility replaces the credit facility with the Fund's previous credit facility provider.
The credit facility is evergreen, subject to standard notice and termination provisions, and is secured by the Fund’s investments. Borrowings under the new credit facility are at an interest rate of 1-month LIBOR + 90 basis points. Additional information about the Fund and its use of leverage can be found in the Fund's annual and semi-annual shareholder reports, which are available on the Fund's website at https://im.bnymellon.com/us/en/products/closed-end-funds.jsp. Information about the new credit facility will be available in the Fund's next semi-annual shareholder report.
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BNY Mellon Investment Adviser, Inc., the investment adviser for the Fund, is part of BNY Mellon Investment Management. BNY Mellon Investment Management is one of the world’s leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers, with US $2.0 trillion in assets under management as of September 30, 2020. BNY Mellon Investment Management encompasses BNY Mellon’s affiliated investment management firms, wealth management organization and global distribution companies. Through an investor-first approach, BNY Mellon Investment Management brings to clients the best of both worlds: specialist expertise from eight world-class investment firms offering solutions across every major asset class, backed by the strength, stability, and global presence of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK), one of the world’s most trusted investment partners, which has US $38.6 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration as of September 30, 2020.
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