AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

 AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2013

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --AllianceBernstein Global High Income
Fund, Inc. [NYSE: AWF] (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio
update as of August 31, 2013.

AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund, Inc.
Top 10 Fixed Income Holdings
                                                           Portfolio %
1) Russian Agricultural Bank OJSC Via RSHB Capital   0.93%
SA 7.75%, 5/29/18
2) Argentina Boden Bonds 7.00%, 10/03/15    0.91%
3) Ivory Coast Government International Bond         0.76%
5.75%, 12/31/32
4) Dominican Republic International Bond 8.625%,     0.67%
4/20/27
5) Brazilian Government International Bond        0.63%
12.50%, 1/05/22
6) Argentina Bonar Bonds Series X 7.00%, 4/17/17    0.52%
7) El Salvador Government International Bond     0.49%
7.65%, 6/15/35
8) VTB Bank OJSC Via VTB Capital SA 6.875%,          0.49%
5/29/18
9) Dominican Republic 16.00%, 7/10/20 0.48%
10) Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates    0.45%
Series 2006-C4, Class AM 5.509%, 9/15/39

Fixed Income Holdings by Security Type
                                                            Portfolio %
Corporates - Non-Investment Grades
Industrial
Consumer Non-Cyclical                  7.79%
Energy        6.02%
Capital Goods                    5.25%
Communications - Media                          4.87%
Technology                  4.46%
Basic              4.33%
Consumer Cyclical - Other                       2.74%
Communications - Telecommunications           2.55%
Consumer Cyclical - Automotive    2.15%
Other Industrial    2.05%
Services 1.99%
Consumer Cyclical - Retailers          1.82%
Transportation - Services            1.23%
Consumer Cyclical - Entertainment      0.58%
Transportation - Airlines 0.27%
Consumer Cyclical - Restaurants        0.11%
SUBTOTAL    48.21%
Financial Institutions
Banking                      1.94%
Other Finance                        1.69%
Insurance                     0.89%
Finance                    0.88%
Brokerage                    0.39%
REITS                  0.12%
SUBTOTAL                           5.91%
Utility
Electric                                         1.65%
Natural Gas                      0.85%
SUBTOTAL                             2.50%
SUBTOTAL                                 56.62%
Corporates - Investment Grades
Financial Institutions
Insurance       1.51%
Banking      1.37%
REITS    0.47%
Finance  0.24%
Other Finance     0.20%
SUBTOTAL          3.79%
Industrial
Basic                  1.54%
Communications - Media                        0.24%
Capital Goods                 0.23%
Communications - Telecommunications       0.18%
Transportation - Airlines                0.07%
Consumer Cyclical - Other                  0.02%
SUBTOTAL                   2.28%
Non Corporate Sectors
Agencies - Not Government Guaranteed      0.26%
SUBTOTAL                 0.26%
Utility
Natural Gas                         0.14%
Electric                     0.06%
SUBTOTAL                               0.20%
SUBTOTAL                                   6.53%
Collateralized Mortgage Obligations
Non-Agency Fixed Rate              3.48%
Non-Agency Floating Rate              2.59%
SUBTOTAL             6.07%
Bank Loans
Industrial
Consumer Non-Cyclical                 0.93%
Consumer Cyclical - Automotive             0.76%
Technology                            0.57%
Consumer Cyclical - Entertainment           0.52%
Services                0.47%
Basic              0.39%
Consumer Cyclical - Retailers          0.30%
Capital Goods             0.19%
Other Industrial           0.17%
Communications - Media                  0.16%
Energy       0.08%
Consumer Cyclical - Other               0.03%
SUBTOTAL               4.57%
Non Corporate Sectors
Foreign Local Government - Municipal         0.12%
SUBTOTAL   0.12%
SUBTOTAL       4.69%
Governments - Treasuries
Treasuries                    4.43%
SUBTOTAL                            4.43%
Emerging Markets - Corporate Bonds
Industrial
Consumer Non-Cyclical            1.18%
Communications - Telecommunications         0.70%
Capital Goods              0.49%
Basic         0.45%
Consumer Cyclical - Other                  0.31%
Transportation - Airlines             0.18%
Consumer Cyclical - Retailers                 0.14%
Communications - Media                0.13%
Transportation - Services            0.07%
SUBTOTAL              3.65%
Financial Institutions
Banking                      0.22%
Finance                 0.19%
SUBTOTAL                         0.41%
SUBTOTAL                             4.06%
Emerging Markets - Sovereigns             4.00%
Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
Non-Agency Fixed Rate CMBS            2.08%
Non-Agency Floating Rate CMBS            0.32%
SUBTOTAL     2.40%
Preferred Stocks
Financial Institutions              2.12%
Industrial        0.01%
SUBTOTAL                  2.13%
Quasi-Sovereigns
Quasi-Sovereign Bonds                  1.66%
SUBTOTAL                  1.66%
Emerging Markets - Treasuries                        1.02%
Governments - Sovereign Agencies                          0.95%
Local Governments - Municipal Bonds                0.89%
Governments - Sovereign Bonds             0.79%
Asset-Backed Securities
Home Equity Loans - Fixed Rate            0.63%
Home Equity Loans - Floating Rate            0.13%
SUBTOTAL       0.76%
Local Governments - Regional Bonds                 0.37%
Inflation-Linked Securities       0.20%
Common Stocks       0.18%
Supranationals  0.13%
Options Purchased - Puts
Options on Funds and Investment Trusts             0.03%
Swaptions               0.03%
SUBTOTAL                      0.06%
Short-Term Investments
Investment Companies                               2.06%
Total Fixed Income                                100.00%
Country Breakdown
                                                            Portfolio %
United States              66.22%
United Kingdom               4.17%
Brazil       3.32%
Russia        3.18%
Luxembourg               1.63%
Canada           1.48%
Argentina          1.48%
Netherlands             1.41%
Germany            1.32%
Dominican Republic                1.29%
South Africa          0.98%
Ireland      0.81%
France       0.81%
Italy   0.79%
Ivory Coast      0.76%
Switzerland      0.74%
El Salvador     0.60%
Bermuda     0.60%
Indonesia        0.60%
United Arab Emirates             0.53%
Peru    0.47%
Spain          0.46%
Colombia           0.45%
Croatia        0.45%
Mexico        0.40%
Kazakhstan          0.37%
Portugal      0.33%
Barbados       0.32%
Chile        0.28%
Australia         0.27%
Costa Rica          0.27%
Philippines        0.25%
Ghana       0.23%
Norway      0.23%
Sweden      0.22%
Nigeria   0.22%
China                                     0.22%
Singapore                                      0.22%
Serbia                                   0.21%
Uruguay                                    0.20%
Belgium                                   0.13%
Japan                                 0.13%
Supranational                                   0.13%
Bahrain                               0.13%
Austria                             0.10%
Greece                             0.09%
Ukraine                            0.08%
Denmark                             0.08%
Turkey                        0.07%
Hong Kong                          0.07%
India                    0.07%
Virgin Islands (BVI)                         0.06%
Jamaica                     0.05%
Czech Republic                        0.02%
Total Investments                       100.00%
Net Currency Exposure Breakdown
                                                            Portfolio %
United States Dollar              103.00%
Mexican Peso             1.98%
Russian Rubles            0.77%
Dominican Peso             0.51%
Brazilian Real        0.38%
Costa Rican Colon           0.29%
Philippine Peso        0.27%
Nigerian Naira         0.24%
Chilean Peso         0.22%
Uruguayan Peso           0.21%
Colombian Peso           0.19%
Hungarian Forint        0.18%
Swiss Franc      0.04%
South African Rand            -0.01%
Canadian Dollar         -0.01%
Indonesian Rupiah           -0.02%
New Turkish Lira         -0.17%
Peruvian Nuevo Sol                -0.47%
Euro        -1.49%
Great British Pound              -2.11%
Australian Dollar          -4.00%
Total Investments           100.00%
Credit Quality Breakdown
                                                            Portfolio %
AAA                            2.33%
AA                          0.58%
A                        4.21%
BBB                          13.61%
BB                         24.12%
B                       34.44%
CCC                         14.85%
CC                       0.85%
D                     0.87%
Not Rated                        2.07%
Short Term Investments                  2.07%
Total Investments             100.00%
Portfolio Statistics:
Average Coupon:                                  8.31%
Average Bond Price :                                  101.49
Percentage of Leverage:
Bank Borrowing:                 0.00%
Investment Operations:                   17.72%*
Preferred Stock:              0.00%
Tender Option Bonds:                 0.00%
Term Asset-Backed Loans Facility (TALF):     0.00%
Total Fund Leverage:                  17.72%
Average Maturity:                         6.92 Years
Effective Duration:                       4.70 Years
Total Net Assets:                       $1,300.56 Million
Net Asset Value:                       $15.08
Number of Holdings:                        936
Portfolio Turnover:                    38%

* 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