AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

 AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, March 25, 2013

NEW YORK, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --AllianceBernstein Global High Income
Fund, Inc. [NYSE: AWF] (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio
update as of February 28, 2013.



AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund, Inc.
Top 10 Fixed Income Holdings
                                                         Portfolio %
 1)  U.S. Treasury Bonds 3.125%, 2/15/42   1.71%
 2)  Russian Agricultural Bank OJSC Via RSHB             0.92%
     Capital
     SA 7.75%, 5/29/18
 3)  Brazilian Government International                  0.91%
     Bond
     12.50%, 1/05/22
 4)  Argentina Boden Bonds 7.00%,                        0.79%
     10/03/15
 5)  Ivory Coast Government International                0.77%
     Bond
     5.75%, 12/31/32
 6)  Dominican Republic International Bond               0.70%
     8.625%,
     4/20/27
 7)  Turkey Government Bond 9.00%,                       0.63%
     1/27/16
 8)  El Salvador Government International                0.56%
     Bond
     7.65%, 6/15/35
 9)  South Africa Government Bond Series R207            0.48%
     7.25%,
     1/15/20
 10) VTB Bank OJSC Via VTB Capital SA 6.875%, 0.48%
     5/29/18
Fixed Income Holdings by Security Type
                                                         Portfolio %
 Corporates - Non-Investment Grades
     Industrial
      Consumer Non-Cyclical        7.13%
      Capital Goods    5.94%
      Energy   5.00%
      Communications - Media      4.74%
      Basic  4.61%
      Technology  3.85%
      Communications - Telecommunications     3.55%
      Consumer Cyclical - Other   3.29%
      Services 1.79%
      Other Industrial   1.66%
      Consumer Cyclical - Automotive       1.65%
      Consumer Cyclical - Retailers      1.33%
      Transportation - Services       0.83%
      Consumer Cyclical - Entertainment          0.72%
      Transportation - Airlines      0.45%
      Consumer Cyclical - Restaurants           0.25%
     SUBTOTAL           46.79%
     Financial Institutions
      Banking             2.17%
      Other Finance                  0.97%
      Insurance            0.86%
      Finance            0.74%
      Brokerage            0.36%
     SUBTOTAL           5.10%
     Utility
      Electric          1.56%
      Natural Gas            0.81%
     SUBTOTAL         2.37%
     Convertible Bonds
      Consumer Cyclical - Automotive          0.06%
     SUBTOTAL      0.06%
 SUBTOTAL       54.32%
 Governments - Treasuries
     Treasuries     7.49%
 SUBTOTAL             7.49%
 Corporates - Investment Grades
     Financial Institutions
      Insurance           1.60%
      Banking          1.49%
      REITS           0.48%
      Finance           0.47%
      Other Finance           0.21%
     SUBTOTAL          4.25%
     Industrial
      Basic          1.10%
      Capital Goods           0.22%
      Consumer Cyclical - Other         0.18%
      Communications - Telecommunications          0.17%
      Transportation - Airlines       0.07%
      Consumer Non-Cyclical          0.02%
     SUBTOTAL           1.76%
     Non Corporate Sectors
      Agencies - Not Government Guaranteed       0.39%
     SUBTOTAL         0.39%
     Utility
      Natural Gas          0.13%
      Electric      0.06%
     SUBTOTAL         0.19%
 SUBTOTAL      6.59%
 Collateralized Mortgage Obligations
     Non-Agency Fixed Rate       3.76%
     Non-Agency Floating Rate       2.31%
 SUBTOTAL     6.07%
 Emerging Markets - Sovereigns       3.92%
 Emerging Markets - Corporate Bonds
     Industrial
      Consumer Non-Cyclical           0.55%
      Communications - Media        0.53%
      Other Industrial      0.29%
      Communications - Telecommunications       0.27%
      Consumer Cyclical - Other           0.27%
      Basic      0.25%
      Consumer Cyclical - Retailers        0.14%
      Capital Goods        0.13%
      Technology       0.11%
      Transportation - Services        0.11%
      Energy         0.09%
     SUBTOTAL             2.74%
     Financial Institutions
      Finance            0.18%
      Other Finance               0.14%
      Banking           0.13%
     SUBTOTAL         0.45%
 SUBTOTAL     3.19%
 Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
     Non-Agency Fixed Rate CMBS         2.65%
     Non-Agency Floating Rate CMBS         0.25%
 SUBTOTAL      2.90%
 Bank Loans
     Industrial
      Consumer Non-Cyclical            0.42%
      Technology       0.39%
      Consumer Cyclical - Retailers            0.35%
      Other Industrial            0.26%
      Basic          0.25%
      Consumer Cyclical - Automotive           0.24%
      Consumer Cyclical - Entertainment           0.19%
      Consumer Cyclical - Other      0.19%
      Communications - Media       0.13%
      Communications - Telecommunications       0.12%
      Capital Goods              0.10%
      Energy               0.07%
     SUBTOTAL                  2.71%
     Non Corporate Sectors
      Foreign Local Government - Municipal        0.11%
     SUBTOTAL                0.11%
     Financial Institutions
      REITS                    0.04%
     SUBTOTAL                 0.04%
 SUBTOTAL                   2.86%
 Quasi-Sovereigns
     Quasi-Sovereign Bonds                2.30%
 SUBTOTAL              2.30%
 Emerging Markets - Treasuries                   2.03%
 Preferred Stocks
     Financial Institutions               1.21%
     Industrial          0.01%
     Non Corporate Sectors                  0.01%
 SUBTOTAL                  1.23%
 Local Governments - Municipal Bonds            1.13%
 Governments - Sovereign Agencies               0.90%
 Asset-Backed Securities
     Home Equity Loans - Fixed Rate          0.64%
     Home Equity Loans - Floating Rate           0.14%
 SUBTOTAL               0.78%
 Governments - Sovereign Bonds              0.72%
 Supranationals      0.58%
 Local Governments - Regional Bonds           0.54%
 Inflation-Linked Securities           0.48%
 Common Stocks                  0.30%
 Options Purchased - Puts
     Options on Funds and Investment Trusts   0.01%
 SUBTOTAL               0.01%
 Short-Term Investments
     Investment Companies      1.66%
 Total Fixed Income               100.00%
 Country Breakdown
                                                         Portfolio %
 United States              64.62%
 Brazil         3.76%
 Russia           3.46%
 United Kingdom                3.46%
 Luxembourg               1.78%
 Canada            1.57%
 Argentina       1.41%
 Dominican Republic             1.30%
 Netherlands         1.12%
 Germany         1.02%
 South Africa    0.93%
 Turkey  0.90%
 El Salvador    0.81%
 Switzerland     0.78%
 France    0.78%
 Cote D'Ivoire     0.77%
 Indonesia      0.77%
 Italy   0.67%
 Hungary       0.65%
 Peru     0.58%
 Ireland     0.58%
 Supranational          0.58%
 United Arab Emirates       0.52%
 Colombia   0.52%
 Portugal    0.49%
 Uruguay   0.48%
 Croatia      0.44%
 Spain    0.43%
 Kazakhstan        0.41%
 Mexico      0.41%
 Australia       0.35%
 Chile          0.32%
 Barbados              0.32%
 Philippines             0.30%
 Costa Rica            0.25%
 Serbia         0.25%
 Nigeria         0.24%
 Ghana           0.23%
 Norway            0.23%
 Japan            0.22%
 Sweden               0.19%
 Ukraine             0.18%
 Trinidad & Tobago              0.15%
 China        0.12%
 Czech Republic             0.11%
 India      0.10%
 Bermuda           0.09%
 Singapore           0.08%
 Austria          0.08%
 Denmark              0.08%
 Virgin Islands(BVI)               0.06%
 Greece            0.05%
 Total Investments             100.00%
Net Currency Exposure Breakdown
                                                         Portfolio %
 United States Dollar      98.32%
 Mexican Peso      2.01%
 New Turkish Lira     0.99%
 Russian Rubles      0.95%
 Indian Rupee    0.73%
 Uruguayan Peso         0.53%
 Dominican Peso          0.51%
 Brazilian Real         0.48%
 Philippine Peso            0.34%
 Colombian Peso               0.28%
 CRC          0.28%
 Nigerian Naira                     0.26%
 Chilean Peso          0.23%
 Hungarian Forint            0.16%
 Australian Dollar            0.04%
 South African Rand               0.02%
 Indonesian Rupiah                 -0.03%
 Peruvian Nuevo Sol                 -0.50%
 Great British Pound                 -0.99%
 Canadian Dollar                -1.00%
 Euro          -1.67%
 Japanese Yen               -1.94%
 Total Investments           100.00%
     Credit Quality Breakdown
                                                         Portfolio %
      AAA          4.34%
      AA           0.69%
      A          5.12%
      BBB            15.53%
      BB           23.11%
      B         32.25%
      CCC             13.83%
      CC            0.59%
      C           0.02%
      D          0.71%
      Not Rated              2.14%
      Short Term Investments                  1.67%
      Total Investments                100.00%
 Portfolio Statistics:
     Average Coupon:             8.44%
     Average Bond Price :              
                                                         N/A
     Percentage of Leverage:
      Bank Borrowing:         0.00%
      Investment Operations:            10.35%*
      Preferred Stock:       0.00%
      Tender Option Bonds:         0.00%
      Term Asset-Backed Loans Facility (TALF):    0.00%
      Total Fund Leverage:             10.35%
     Average Maturity:              7.12
                                                         Years
     Effective Duration:               4.78
                                                         Years
     Total Net Assets:                 $1,343.77
                                                         Million
     Net Asset Value:              $15.61
     Number of Holdings:             932
     Portfolio Turnover:     26%



* Investment Operations may include the use of certain portfolio management
techniques such as credit default swaps, dollar rolls, negative cash, reverse
repurchase agreements and when-issued securities.

The foregoing portfolio characteristics are as of the date indicated and can
be expected to change. The Fund is a closed-end U.S.-registered management
investment company advised by AllianceBernstein L. P.



SOURCE AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund, Inc.

Contact: Shareholder Contact: 1-800-221-5672
 
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