Kayne Anderson Midstream/Energy Fund Provides Unaudited Balance Sheet Information and Announces its Net Asset Value and Asset Coverage Ratios at October 31, 2012

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 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, 2012.

As of October 31, 2012, the Fund’s net assets were $653 million and its net asset value per share was $29.80. As of October 31, 2012, the Fund’s asset coverage ratio under the 1940 Act with respect to senior securities representing indebtedness was 426% and the Fund’s asset coverage ratio under the 1940 Act with respect to total leverage (debt and preferred stock) was 329%.

Kayne Anderson Midstream/Energy Fund, Inc.

Statement of Assets and Liabilities
October 31, 2012
(in millions) Per Share
Investments $ 934.5 $ 42.68
Cash 0.8 0.03
Deposits 0.2 0.01
Accrued income 6.0 0.27
Receivable for securities sold 0.2 0.01
Other assets 2.5 0.12
Total assets 944.2 43.12
Credit facility borrowings 55.0 2.51
Senior notes 165.0 7.54
Preferred stock 65.0 2.97
Total leverage 285.0 13.02
Payable for securities purchased 3.3 0.15
Other liabilities 3.4 0.15
Total liabilities 6.7 0.30
Net assets $ 652.5 $ 29.80
The Fund had 21.90 million common shares outstanding as of October 31, 2012.

As of October 31, 2012, equity and debt investments were 83% and 17%, respectively, of the Fund’s long-term investments of $934 million. Long-term investments were comprised of Midstream Companies (42%), MLP and MLP Affiliate (36%), Other Energy (4%), Other (1%) and Debt (17%).

The Fund’s ten largest holdings by issuer at October 31, 2012 were:

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: Kayne Anderson Midstream/Energy Fund, Inc.


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Percent of

1. The Williams Companies, Inc. (Midstream Company) 2,423 $84.8 9.1 %
2. Kinder Morgan Management, LLC (MLP Affiliate) 1,008 75.3 8.1 %
3. ONEOK, Inc. (Midstream Company) 1,478 69.9 7.5 %
4. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (Midstream Company) 1,913 66.4 7.1 %
5. Enbridge Energy Management, L.L.C. (MLP Affiliate) 1,045 32.8 3.5 %
6. Spectra Energy Corp. (Midstream Company) 997 28.8 3.1 %
7. Golar LNG Partners LP (Midstream Company) 886 26.8 2.9 %
8. Buckeye Partners, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 549 25.8 2.8 %
9. Regency Energy Partners L.P. (Midstream MLP) 955 22.0 2.4 %
10. Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (Midstream MLP) 459 20.8 2.2 %