UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

SCHEDULE 14A

PROXY STATEMENT PURSUANT TO SECTION 14(a) OF THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

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*** Exercise Your Right to Vote *** Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on May 18, 2020. VIRTUS INVESTMENT PARTNERS, INC. [GRAPHIC APPEARS HERE]C/O BROADRIDGE P.O. BOX 1342 BRENTWOOD, NY 11717 You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above. This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at www.proxyvote.com, scan the QR Barcode on the reverse side, or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side). We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. Our Board has fixed the close of business on March 20, 2020 as the record    date for the determination of shareholders entitled to notice of and to vote at the meeting and any adjournments or postponements thereof. A list of these shareholders will be made available to shareholders during the meeting at https://www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/VRTS2020. C/O BROADRIDGE P.O. BOX 1342 BRENTWOOD, NY 11717


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Voting Items the The nominees Board of Directors listed and recommends FOR Proposals a vote 2 FOR and 3 all . 1. Election of Directors: 1a. George R. Aylward1b. Paul G. Greig 1c. Mark C. Treanor 2. ending To ratify December the appointment 31, 2020 of Deloitte . & Touche LLP to serve as our independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year 3. To approve, in a non-binding vote, named executive officer compensation. NOTE: We may also act upon such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof. D00038-P36869-Z76619


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