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Kayne Anderson Midstream/Energy Fund Provides Unaudited Balance Sheet Information and Announces its Net Asset Value and Asset Coverage Ratios at October 31, 2015

Kayne Anderson Midstream/Energy Fund, Inc. (the “Fund”) (NYSE:KMF) today provided a summary unaudited statement of assets and liabilities and announced its net asset value and asset coverage ratios under the Investment Company Act of 1940 (the “1940 Act”) as of October 31, 2015.

As of October 31, 2015, the Fund’s net assets were $454 million and its net asset value per share was $20.94. As of October 31, 2015, the Fund’s asset coverage ratio under the 1940 Act with respect to senior securities representing indebtedness was 402% and the Fund’s asset coverage ratio under the 1940 Act with respect to total leverage (debt and preferred stock) was 256%.


Kayne Anderson Midstream/Energy Fund, Inc.

Statement of Assets and Liabilities
October 31, 2015
  (in millions)   Per Share
Investments $ 715.2 $ 33.01
Cash 13.1 0.61
Deposits 0.3 0.01
Accrued income 7.9 0.37
Receivable for securities sold 8.7 0.40
Other assets 2.6 0.12
Total assets 747.8 34.52
Senior notes 185.0 8.54
Preferred stock 105.0 4.85
Total leverage 290.0 13.39
Payable for securities purchased 0.6 0.03
Other liabilities 3.6 0.16
Total liabilities 4.2 0.19
Net assets $ 453.6 $ 20.94
The Fund had 21,663,136 common shares outstanding as of October 31, 2015.

As of October 31, 2015, equity and debt investments were 88% and 12%, respectively, of the Fund’s long-term investments of $715 million. Long-term investments were comprised of Midstream Company (47%), MLP and MLP Affiliate (37%), Other Energy (2%), Other (2%) and Debt (12%).

The Fund’s ten largest holdings by issuer at October 31, 2015 were:

      Units / Shares

(in thousands)


($ millions)

    Percent of Long-Term Investments
1. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (Midstream Company) 2,578   $70.5   9.9%
2. Enbridge Energy Management, L.L.C. (Midstream MLP) 2,213 60.1 8.4%
3. The Williams Companies, Inc. (Midstream Company) * 1,318 52.0 7.3%
4. Plains GP Holdings, L.P. (Midstream Company) 2,486 38.7 5.4%
5. Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 704 31.1 4.3%
6. ONEOK, Inc. (Midstream Company) 770 26.1 3.6%
7. ONEOK Partners, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 785 25.0 3.5%
8. Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (Midstream MLP) 682 18.8 2.6%
9. Dynagas LNG Partners LP (Midstream Company) 1,296 18.4 2.6%
10. Spectra Energy Corp. (Midstream Company) 633 18.1 2.5%

* On September 28, 2015, Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (“ETE”) announced an agreement to combine with The Williams Companies, Inc. (“WMB”). WMB is the general partner of Williams Partners L.P. (“WPZ”). In conjunction with this announcement, WPZ announced the termination of the merger agreement between WMB and WPZ. As of October 31, 2015, the Fund owned 176 units ($6.0 million) of WPZ and did not own any ETE units.

The Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940 whose common stock is traded on the NYSE. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide a high level of total return with an emphasis on making quarterly cash distributions to its stockholders by investing at least 80% of its total assets in securities of companies in the Midstream/Energy Sector, consisting of: (a) Midstream Master Limited Partnerships (“MLPs”), (b) Midstream Companies, (c) Other MLPs and (d) Other Energy Companies. The Fund anticipates that the majority of its investments will consist of investments in Midstream MLPs and Midstream Companies. See Glossary of Key Terms on page ii of the Prospectus for definitions of certain key terms.

CAUTIONARY NOTE REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: This press release contains "forward-looking statements" as defined under the U.S. federal securities laws. Generally, the words "believe," "expect," "intend," "estimate," "anticipate," "project," "will" and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements, which generally are not historical in nature. Forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from the Fund’s historical experience and its present expectations or projections indicated in any forward-looking statements. These risks include, but are not limited to, changes in economic and political conditions; regulatory and legal changes; MLP industry risk; leverage risk; valuation risk; interest rate risk; tax risk; and other risks discussed in the Fund’s filings with the SEC. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they are made. The Fund undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements made herein. There is no assurance that the Fund’s investment objective will be attained.

KA Fund Advisors, LLC
Monique Vo, 877-657-3863

Source: Business Wire (November 2, 2015 - 7:52 PM EST)

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