|At April 30,|
|Net Asset Value ("NAV")||$18.01||$19.94|
|Discount to NAV||(4.28)%||(6.32)%|
|Quarter ended April 30,|
|Net Investment Income||$12,497,267||$12,244,224|
|Net Realized and Change in Unrealized Gain||$25,892,761||$107,635,861|
The Fund's daily New York Stock Exchange closing market price, NAV, as well as other information, is available at http://www.allianzinvestors.com/closedendfunds or by calling the Fund's shareholder servicing agent at (800) 254-5197.The financial information contained herein is solely based upon the data available at the time of publication of this press release, and there is no assurance that any future results will be the same or similar to the results reported herein. Information that was obtained from third party sources we believe to be reliable is not guaranteed as to its accuracy or completeness. This press release contains no recommendations to buy or sell any specific securities and should not be considered investment advice of any kind. Past performance is no guarantee of future results and the investment returns generated by the Fund will fluctuate. There can be no assurance that the Fund will meet its stated objective. In making any investment decision, individuals should utilize other information sources and the advice of their own professional adviser.