Salomon Smith Barney of New York has filed a registration statement with the SEC to ask shareholders of its closed-end Greenwich Street Municipal Fund and shareholders of its open-end Smith Barney Managed Municipals Fund to merge the former fund into the latter. If approved, the proxy vote will take place Feb. 11.

Salomon Smith Barney wants to merge the two funds to eliminate the discount at which the Greenwich Street Municipal Fund is trading, the firm said in its registration statement, dated Nov. 8.

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