Salomon Brothers High Income Fund as of March 31, 2001

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from Salomon Brothers High Income Fund Inc.

    NEW YORK, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Salomon Brothers High Income Fund Inc.
 (NYSE:   HIF) as of March 31, 2001.
     Investment Objective: The Fund seeks to maintain a high level of current
 income.  As a secondary objective, the Fund seeks capital appreciation.
 
     Portfolio Composition*
     Asset Allocations:
     High Yield           62.9%
     Emerging Market Debt 34.3
     Cash                 2.8
 
     High Yield Allocation:
     US         56.6%
     UK         2.3
     Canada     1.8
     Sweden     0.7
     Bermuda    0.6
     France     0.5
     Australia  0.3
 
     High Yield Ratings Breakdown:
     BBB        2.5%
     BB         19.9
     B          35.1
     CCC        3.1
     CC         1.0
     D          0.9
     Non Rated  0.5
 
     Top Five High Yield Industries:
     Energy               9.0%
     Cable & Other Media  7.5
     Gaming               6.5
     Services/Other       6.3
     Telecommunications   3.9
 
     Top Five Emerging Market Debt Countries:
     Russia               9.2%
     Brazil               12.1
     Venezuela            6.3
     Ecuador              2.7
     Argentina            1.4
 
     Currency Allocation:
     US Dollar            100%
 
     Treasury Duration:   4.6 years
     Spread Duration:     4.6 years
     Average Maturity:    13.3 years
     Average Life:        12.5 years
 
     *Portfolio holdings and weightings are subject to change at any time.
 
     Inception Date:      January 22, 1993
     Total Net Assets:    $50,979,033
     Market Price:        $12.80
     NAV:                 $10.25
 
     Dividend Rate:       $0.1250
     Frequency:           Monthly
 
     Salomon Brothers High Income Fund Inc., a diversified investment
 management company, is managed by Salomon Brothers Asset Management Inc, a
 wholly owned subsidiary of Salomon Smith Barney Holdings Inc.
 
     For more information, call 1-888-777-0102.
 
 

SOURCE Salomon Brothers High Income Fund Inc.
    NEW YORK, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Salomon Brothers High Income Fund Inc.
 (NYSE:   HIF) as of March 31, 2001.
     Investment Objective: The Fund seeks to maintain a high level of current
 income.  As a secondary objective, the Fund seeks capital appreciation.
 
     Portfolio Composition*
     Asset Allocations:
     High Yield           62.9%
     Emerging Market Debt 34.3
     Cash                 2.8
 
     High Yield Allocation:
     US         56.6%
     UK         2.3
     Canada     1.8
     Sweden     0.7
     Bermuda    0.6
     France     0.5
     Australia  0.3
 
     High Yield Ratings Breakdown:
     BBB        2.5%
     BB         19.9
     B          35.1
     CCC        3.1
     CC         1.0
     D          0.9
     Non Rated  0.5
 
     Top Five High Yield Industries:
     Energy               9.0%
     Cable & Other Media  7.5
     Gaming               6.5
     Services/Other       6.3
     Telecommunications   3.9
 
     Top Five Emerging Market Debt Countries:
     Russia               9.2%
     Brazil               12.1
     Venezuela            6.3
     Ecuador              2.7
     Argentina            1.4
 
     Currency Allocation:
     US Dollar            100%
 
     Treasury Duration:   4.6 years
     Spread Duration:     4.6 years
     Average Maturity:    13.3 years
     Average Life:        12.5 years
 
     *Portfolio holdings and weightings are subject to change at any time.
 
     Inception Date:      January 22, 1993
     Total Net Assets:    $50,979,033
     Market Price:        $12.80
     NAV:                 $10.25
 
     Dividend Rate:       $0.1250
     Frequency:           Monthly
 
     Salomon Brothers High Income Fund Inc., a diversified investment
 management company, is managed by Salomon Brothers Asset Management Inc, a
 wholly owned subsidiary of Salomon Smith Barney Holdings Inc.
 
     For more information, call 1-888-777-0102.
 
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