Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund (AGD)
Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund and Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Update Call
March 21, 2012 04:15 pm ET
Marc Rappaport - Alpine Funds, Head of Sales
Jill Evans - Portfolio Manager, Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund (AOD)
Kevin Shacknofsky - Portfolio Manager, Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund (AGD)
Greetings and welcome to the Alpine Funds Update Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund and Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund webcast. At this time all participants are in a listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions).
This is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Marc Rappaport Alpine Funds, Head of Sales. Thank you Mr. Rappaport, you may now begin.
Thank you and good afternoon everyone. Thanks for joining us for this Alpine closed-end fund webcast. I am Marc Rappaport and today we will be discussing both, the Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund, AOD and the Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund AGD with portfolio managers Jill Evans and Kevin Shacknofsky. This is a regular webcast and we intend to host it twice a year to take a look at the portfolio managers’ views and updates for financial advisors and shareholders. The Board of Directors of both funds today announced the next three months of distributions at the regular rate of $0.055 per share for AOD and $0.06 per share for AGD.
Details of the regular three-month of distributions as far ex-date, record date and payable date are available for view on Alpinecef.com. Slide two summarizes Alpine's Total Dynamic Dividend Fund cumulative dividends paid since inception at $7.90 through February.