SOURCE: Global Select Portfolio Corp.

January 29, 2008 16:39 ET

Global Select Portfolio Corp. Implements New Management for the Hillsboro Alternative Energy Fund

CARSON CITY, NV--(Marketwire - January 29, 2008) - Global Select Portfolio Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GBSP) announced today that effective immediately new management has been implemented to control the day to day operations of the Hillsboro Alternative Energy Fund. GBSP acquired the fund last year, and this management change should result in significant increases in the value of the fund. Based on the current trading value of the Hillsboro fund (9.59 Euros per unit), GBSP has a book value of $25 per share. The change in management is expected to result in a trading value of 15 to 16 Euros per unit for the fund. This increase would result in a book value increase to $35 or $40 for GBSP.

Global Select Portfolio Corp. also announces the sale of a block of 144 shares to institutional investors at a discount to market to access further financing in an effort to continue adding quality companies to its portfolio.

Global Select Portfolio Corp. provides private equity financing to high growth companies in the healthcare, life sciences, financial industry telecommunications, and information technology industries. The company brings over one hundred years of combined private equity experience to the investment process. Their broad experience combined with expertise in finance; operations; engineering; life sciences research and development; partnering with pharmaceutical companies; business development; executive recruiting; and law, provides significant value to the companies in which they invest. The growth and success of their portfolio companies have, in turn, allowed them to grow and expand their capital base exponentially. For more information see

Hillsboro Alternative Energy Fund is one of the first private hedge funds with a significant concentration in alternative energy. They seek to be affirmatively socially responsible. They select companies that produce something that benefits our environment, such as alternative energy, recycling clean air and water pollution prevention conservation. Their environmentally oriented investments are positive forms of social investment. For more information see

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