Avenue Income Credit Strategies Fund Announces Annual Shareholder Meeting

Mar 15, 2013, 17:04 ET from Avenue Income Credit Strategies Fund

NEW YORK, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Avenue Income Credit Strategies Fund (NYSE: ACP) (the "Fund") today announced that the annual meeting of shareholders of the Fund will be held on May 16, 2013 at 8:00 a.m., Eastern time, at the offices of Dechert LLP located at 1095 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York.  Shareholders of record at the close of business on March 27, 2013 are entitled to be present and to vote at the meeting or any adjournment thereof.  At the meeting, such shareholders will be asked to vote on the election of one Class II trustee of the Board of Trustees of the Fund.

About the Fund

The Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company.

Investing involves risk and it is possible to lose money on any investment in the Fund.

The Fund's investment adviser is Avenue Capital Management II, L.P. (the "Adviser").  The Adviser is part of Avenue Capital Group.

For  further  information  regarding  the  Fund's  annual  meeting  of  shareholders,  please contact:

Georgeson Inc. 480 Washington Blvd., 26th Floor Jersey City, NJ 07310 (888) 613-9817

SOURCE Avenue Income Credit Strategies Fund