Filed by Nuveen Energy MLP Total Return Fund
pursuant to Rule 425 of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended
and deemed filed pursuant to Rule 14a-6
under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended
Nuveen Energy MLP Total Return Fund
Commission File No. 811-22482
MLP & Strategic Equity Fund Inc.
Commission File No. 811-22040
Please exercise your right to vote as soon as possible!
We recently sent you proxy materials concerning important proposals affecting your fund(s), which will be considered at an Annual Meeting of Shareholders of the funds on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at the offices of Nuveen Investments. This letter was sent because you held shares in one or more of the funds on the record date and we have not received your vote.
YOUR FUNDS BOARD RECOMMENDS YOU VOTE FOR EACH OF THE PROPOSALS
YOUR VOTE IS VERY IMPORTANT
VOTING NOW HELPS AVOID UNNECESSARY COMMUNICATIONS WITH SHAREHOLDERS
AND ELIMINATES PHONE CALLS
Please vote using one of the following options:
Log on to the website listed on your proxy card. Please have your proxy card in hand to access your control number (located in the box) and follow the on screen instructions.
VOTE BY TOUCH-TONE TELEPHONE
Call the toll free number listed on your proxy card. Please have your proxy card in hand to access your control number (located in the box) and follow the recorded instructions.
VOTE BY MAIL
Complete, sign and date the enclosed proxy card(s), then return them in the enclosed postage paid envelope.
The proxy materials we sent you contain important information regarding the proposals that you and other shareholders are being asked to consider. Please read the materials carefully. If you have any questions regarding the proposals, or need assistance with voting, you may call Computershare Fund Services, each funds proxy solicitor, toll free at 1-866-300-0742.
Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. If you have already voted, we appreciate your participation.