Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Global Dividend Income Fund Report of Earnings

Oct 06, 2010, 15:13 ET from Eaton Vance Management

BOSTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Global Dividend Income Fund (NYSE: ETG), a diversified closed-end investment company, today announced the earnings of the Fund for the three and nine-month periods ended July 31, 2010.  The Fund's fiscal year ends on October 31, 2010.

For the three months ended July 31, 2010, the Fund had net investment income of $48,552,782 ($0.636 per share).  For the nine months ended July 31, 2010, the Fund had net investment income of $84,689,374 ($1.110 per share).  In comparison, for the three months ended July 31, 2009, the Fund had net investment income of $25,858,218 ($0.339 per share).  For the nine months ended July 31, 2009, the Fund had net investment income of $75,765,666 ($0.993 per share).  

Net realized and unrealized losses for the three months ended July 31, 2010 were $75,775,281 ($0.998 per share) and net realized and unrealized losses for the nine months ended July 31, 2010 were $7,414,524 ($0.097 per share).  In comparison, net realized and unrealized gains for the three months ended July 31, 2009 were $162,617,101 ($2.136 per share) and net realized and unrealized losses for the nine months ended July 31, 2009 were $79,098,379 ($1.037 per share).  

On July 31, 2010, net assets of the Fund were $1,066,475,516.  The net asset value per share on July 31, 2010 was $13.98 based on 76,265,526 shares outstanding.  In comparison, on July 31, 2009, net assets of the Fund were $1,002,511,466.  The net asset value per share on July 31, 2009 was $13.15 based on 76,265,527 shares outstanding.

The Fund is managed by Eaton Vance Management, a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), based in Boston, one of the oldest investment management firms in the United States, with a history dating back to 1924.  Eaton Vance and its affiliates managed $173.3 billion in assets as of July 31, 2010, offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies and wealth management solutions.  The Company's long record of providing exemplary service and attractive returns through a variety of market conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of today's most discerning investors.  For more information about Eaton Vance, visit www.eatonvance.com.

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