NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire -03/02/12)- Brookfield Global Listed Infrastructure Income Fund Inc. (NYSE: INF - News) (the "Fund") today announced that its Board of Directors declared a monthly dividend of $0.1167 per share, payable on March 29, 2012 to shareholders of record on March 14, 2012. The ex-dividend date is March 12, 2012. Based on the NYSE closing price of $19.90 on March 1, 2012, the Fund's annualized dividend yield is 7.04%.
Brookfield Investment Management Inc. also announced the appointment of Mr. Samuel Arnold as Co-Portfolio Manager of Brookfield Global Listed Infrastructure Income Fund Inc. Mr. Craig Noble will remain the Lead Portfolio Manager of the Fund.
Mr. Arnold is a Director and a Portfolio Manager for the firm's Global Infrastructure Securities strategies and is based in Chicago. Mr. Arnold covers part of the North American infrastructure market and assists in growing the infrastructure opportunistic strategy. Mr. Arnold has seven years of investment experience, including as a sell-side analyst at Credit Suisse in the U.S. pipeline sector, and as an analyst on a long/short energy infrastructure fund based in Chicago. Mr. Arnold began his career with ExxonMobil in the U.S., focusing on the design, construction and operation of energy infrastructure assets. Mr. Arnolds holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, has an MBA from Tulane University and a Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Shares purchased on or after the ex-dividend date will not receive the dividend discussed above. Please contact your financial advisor with any questions. Dividends may include net investment income, capital gains and/or return of capital. The dividend yield referenced above is calculated as the annualized amount of the most recent monthly dividend declared divided by the stated stock price. Any portion of the Fund's distributions that is a return of capital does not necessarily reflect the Fund's investment performance and should not be confused with "yield" or "income." The tax status of distributions will be determined at the end of the taxable year.
Brookfield Global Listed Infrastructure Income Fund Inc. is managed by Brookfield Investment Management Inc., a global investment manager focused on specialized equity and fixed income securities investments. The firm is a subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management Inc., a global alternative asset manager with approximately $150 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2011 and over 100 years of history in owning and operating assets with a focus on real estate, infrastructure, power and private equity. Brookfield Investment Management Inc. is an SEC-registered investment advisor and with its affiliates, had approximately $21 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2011. Headquartered in New York, the firm maintains offices and investment teams in Chicago, Boston, London, Hong Kong, Sydney, and Toronto.
AMP Capital Brookfield (US) LLC, an affiliate of Brookfield Investment Management Inc., serves as the investment sub-adviser to the Fund.
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