Duff & Phelps Global Utility Income Fund Portfolio Managers to Host Special Conference Call September 13

Sep 08, 2011, 16:56 ET from Virtus Investment Partners, Inc.

CHICAGO, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deborah A. Jansen, CFA, and Eric J. Elvekrog, CFA, portfolio managers of the Duff & Phelps Global Utility Income Fund Inc. (NYSE: DPG), will host a conference call with the investment community on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern.

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The portfolio management team will provide an overview of current market conditions and an update on utility sectors, along with a review of DPG's investment strategy. The conference call will be available at 800-917-9975 if calling from within the U.S. or 212-231-2900 from outside the U.S. A replay of the call will be available through October 4, 2011 at 800-633-8284 if calling from within the U.S. or 402-977-9140 if calling from outside the U.S. (reservation number 21537878).

DPG, a closed-end fund, began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on July 27, 2011, following a public offering that raised $735 million. The initial public offering was led by Wells Fargo Securities, Citi, Morgan Stanley, UBS Investment Bank, and Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

The fund seeks to provide shareholders with total return, resulting primarily from a high level of current income, with an emphasis on tax-advantaged dividend income, and growth in current income, and secondarily from capital appreciation, by investing in equities of domestic and foreign utility companies in the electric, gas, water, telecommunications, and midstream energy sectors.

About Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co.

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., with more than $7.5 billion in open- and closed-end funds and institutional assets under management as of June 30, 2011, is a leader in investing in utility and infrastructure companies, real estate investment trusts, and in developing and managing focused investment strategies for specialized clients, including nuclear decommissioning trusts. It is an affiliated manager of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS), a multi-boutique asset manager with $33.3 billion under management as of June 30, 2011.

For more information about Duff & Phelps, visit www.dpimc.com. For information about the fund, contact shareholder services at (866) 270-7598, by email at duff@virtus.com, or visit the DPG website, www.dpgfund.com.

SOURCE Virtus Investment Partners, Inc.