Nuveen Intermediate Duration Quality Municipal Term Fund's primary investment objective is to provide current income exempt from regular federal income tax. The Fund's secondary investment objective is to seek additional total return.
The Fund invests in municipal securities that are exempt from federal income taxes, and seeks to maintain a portfolio with an intermediate effective duration of between 3 and 10 years, including the effects of leverage. The Fund invests at least 80% of its managed assets in municipal securities rated investment grade at the time of investment, or, if they are unrated, are judged by the manager to be of comparable quality. The Fund may invest up to 20% of its managed assets in municipal securities rated below investment quality or judged by the manager to be of comparable quality. Up to 20% of its investments may pay interest that is taxable under the federal alternative minimum tax (AMT) applicable to individuals, with an initial target of approximately 5% to 15% of its assets invested in AMT bonds. The Fund uses leverage. The Fund has a 10-year term and intends to liquidate and distribute its then-current net assets to shareholders on or before 30 Jun 2023.