Mulvihill Premium Global Telecom

Mulvihill Premium Global Telecom

March 01, 2007 16:03 ET

Mulvihill Premium Global Telecom Declares Quarterly Dividend

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 1, 2007) - Mulvihill Premium Global Telecom (the "Fund") (TSX:GT.PR.A)(TSX:GT.A) has declared its quarterly dividend of $0.20625 on each of its Preferred Shares payable March 30, 2007 to shareholders of record as of March 15, 2007. To the extent that any portion of the dividend is an ordinary taxable dividend and not a capital gains dividend, it will be an eligible dividend. The dividends on the Class A shares continue to be suspended until such time as the value of the underlying portfolio and coverage on the Preferred Shares improves.

The Fund is a mutual fund corporation, which invests its net assets in a diversified portfolio consisting principally of common shares issued by corporations within the Fund's Global Telecom Universe. To generate additional returns above the dividend income earned on the portfolio, the Fund may from time to time write covered call options in respect of all or part of the common shares in the Portfolio. In addition, the Fund may write cash covered put options in respect of securities in which the Fund is permitted to invest.

The Fund's investment portfolio is managed by its investment manager, Mulvihill Capital Management Inc. The Fund's Preferred and Class A shares are listed on The Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols GT.PR.A and GT.A.

Distribution Details:
Dividend per Preferred Share: $0.20625
Dividend per Class A Share: $nil
Payable Date: March 30, 2007
Record Date: March 15, 2007
Ex-Dividend Date: March 13, 2007

A member of the Mulvihill Capital Management Inc. Group of Funds.

Contact Information

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    John Mulvihill
    President & CEO
    (416) 681-3966 or Toll Free: 1-800-725-7172
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    Don Biggs
    Senior Vice President
    (416) 681-3966 or Toll Free: 1-800-725-7172