AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

 AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update  PR Newswire  NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014  NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund, Inc.[NYSE: AWF] (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio update as of December 31, 2013. AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund, Inc.  Top 10 Fixed Income Holdings                                                         Portfolio % 1) Brazil Notas do Tesouro Nacional Series F 10.00%,    1.13% 1/01/17 2) Argentina Boden Bonds 7.00%, 10/03/15                1.09% 3) Russian Agricultural Bank OJSC Via RSHB Capital SA   1.02% 7.75%, 5/29/18 4) Ivory Coast Government International Bond 5.75%,     0.86% 12/31/32 5) Dominican Republic International Bond 8.625%,        0.71% 4/20/27 6) Argentina Bonar Bonds Series X 7.00%, 4/17/17        0.62% 7) U.S. Treasury Bonds 5.25%, 2/15/29                   0.54% 8) VTB Bank OJSC Via VTB Capital SA 6.875%, 5/29/18     0.54% 9) El Salvador Government International Bond 7.65%,     0.53% 6/15/35 10) Dominican Republic 16.00%, 7/10/20                  0.49% Investment Type                                                         Portfolio % Corporates - Non-Investment Grades Industrial Consumer Non-Cyclical                                   8.77% Energy                                                  7.04% Communications - Media                                  5.93% Capital Goods                                           5.57% Technology                                              5.50% Basic                                                   4.87% Consumer Cyclical - Other                               2.84% Communications - Telecommunications                     2.79% Other Industrial                                        2.39% Consumer Cyclical - Automotive                          2.29% Services                                                2.22% Consumer Cyclical - Retailers                           2.07% Transportation - Services                               1.34% Consumer Cyclical - Entertainment                       0.57% Transportation - Airlines                               0.37% Consumer Cyclical - Restaurants                         0.12% SUBTOTAL                                                54.68% Financial Institutions Banking                                                 2.58% Other Finance                                           1.75% Finance                                                 1.33% Insurance                                               1.08% Brokerage                                               0.42% REITS                                                   0.14% SUBTOTAL                                                7.30% Credit Default Swaps                                    4.39% Utility Electric                                                2.03% Natural Gas                                             1.14% SUBTOTAL                                                3.17% SUBTOTAL                                                69.54% Governments - Treasuries Treasury Futures                                        35.27% Treasuries                                              4.94% SUBTOTAL                                                40.21% Corporates - Investment Grades Financial Institutions Banking                                                 1.90% Insurance                                               1.61% REITS                                                   0.52% Finance                                                 0.33% Other Finance                                           0.21% SUBTOTAL                                                4.57% Industrial Basic                                                   1.83% Communications - Telecommunications                     0.30% Communications - Media                                  0.27% Capital Goods                                           0.25% Other Industrial                                        0.16% Consumer Non-Cyclical                                   0.11% Consumer Cyclical - Automotive                          0.08% Transportation - Airlines                               0.08% Energy                                                  0.06% Consumer Cyclical - Other                               0.02% SUBTOTAL                                                3.16% Credit Default Swaps                                    0.83% Utility Natural Gas                                             0.26% Electric                                                0.06% SUBTOTAL                                                0.32% Non Corporate Sectors Agencies - Not Government Guaranteed                    0.29% SUBTOTAL                                                0.29% SUBTOTAL                                                9.17% Collateralized Mortgage Obligations Non-Agency Fixed Rate                                   3.61% Non-Agency Floating Rate                                2.95% SUBTOTAL                                                6.56% Bank Loans Industrial Consumer Non-Cyclical                                   0.70% Consumer Cyclical - Automotive                          0.64% Services                                                0.50% Consumer Cyclical - Entertainment                       0.45% Other Industrial                                        0.43% Basic                                                   0.39% Consumer Cyclical - Other                               0.36% Consumer Cyclical - Retailers                           0.36% Technology                                              0.30% Capital Goods                                           0.21% Communications - Media                                  0.18% Energy                                                  0.08% SUBTOTAL                                                4.60% Non Corporate Sectors Foreign Local Government - Municipal                    0.14% SUBTOTAL                                                0.14% Financial Institutions Insurance                                               0.04% SUBTOTAL                                                0.04% SUBTOTAL                                                4.78% Emerging Markets - Sovereigns                           4.36% Emerging Markets - Corporate Bonds Industrial Consumer Non-Cyclical                                   0.90% Communications - Telecommunications                     0.72% Capital Goods                                           0.55% Basic                                                   0.41% Consumer Cyclical - Retailers                           0.27% Transportation - Airlines                               0.26% Consumer Cyclical - Other                               0.25% Energy                                                  0.14% Communications - Media                                  0.12% Transportation - Services                               0.10% SUBTOTAL                                                3.72% Financial Institutions Banking                                                 0.23% Finance                                                 0.21% SUBTOTAL                                                0.44% SUBTOTAL                                                4.16% Preferred Stocks Financial Institutions                                  2.20% Industrial                                              0.02% SUBTOTAL                                                2.22% Quasi-Sovereigns Quasi-Sovereign Bonds                                   1.74% SUBTOTAL                                                1.74% Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities Non-Agency Fixed Rate CMBS                              0.95% Non-Agency Floating Rate CMBS                           0.35% SUBTOTAL                                                1.30% Governments - Sovereign Agencies                        1.16% Emerging Markets - Treasuries                           1.04% Local Governments - Municipal Bonds                     0.98% Governments - Sovereign Bonds                           0.89% Asset-Backed Securities Home Equity Loans - Fixed Rate                          0.65% Home Equity Loans - Floating Rate                       0.14% SUBTOTAL                                                0.79% Whole Loan Trusts Performing Asset                                        0.45% SUBTOTAL                                                0.45% Local Governments - Regional Bonds                      0.35% Inflation-Linked Securities                             0.24% Common Stocks Common Stocks Common Stocks                                           0.22% SUBTOTAL                                                0.22% SUBTOTAL                                                0.22% Reverse Repurchase Agreements                           -10.59% Interest Rate Swaps - SIFMA                             -36.48% Net Cash Equivalents Cash                                                    0.50% Governments - Treasuries                                0.05% Investment Companies                                    0.02% SUBTOTAL                                                0.57% Derivative Offsets Swaps Offsets                                           31.80% Futures Offsets                                         -35.46% SUBTOTAL                                                -3.66%                                                         100.00% Country Breakdown                                                         Portfolio % United States                                           64.81% United Kingdom                                          4.92% Russia                                                  3.18% Brazil                                                  3.04% Luxembourg                                              1.67% Argentina                                               1.62% Netherlands                                             1.60% Canada                                                  1.52% Germany                                                 1.37% Dominican Republic                                      1.32% France                                                  1.04% South Africa                                            0.99% Mexico                                                  0.93% Ireland                                                 0.87% Switzerland                                             0.86% Ivory Coast                                             0.78% Italy                                                   0.65% Bermuda                                                 0.60% El Salvador                                             0.59% Colombia                                                0.58% United Arab Emirates                                    0.56% Indonesia                                               0.54% Peru                                                    0.44% Spain                                                   0.43% Kazakhstan                                              0.38% Chile                                                   0.34% Portugal                                                0.34% Barbados                                                0.32% Croatia                                                 0.30% Australia                                               0.27% Costa Rica                                              0.26% Sweden                                                  0.25% Philippines                                             0.24% Norway                                                  0.23% Nigeria                                                 0.22% Uruguay                                                 0.22% Singapore                                               0.21% Serbia                                                  0.21% India                                                   0.17% China                                                   0.13% Belgium                                                 0.13% Japan                                                   0.13% Ghana                                                   0.13% Bahrain                                                 0.13% Austria                                                 0.11% Macau                                                   0.10% Hong Kong                                               0.08% Denmark                                                 0.08% Virgin Islands (BVI)                                    0.06% Jamaica                                                 0.05% Total Investments                                       100.00% Net Currency Exposure Breakdown                                                         Portfolio % United States Dollar                                    97.49% Russian Rubles                                          0.80% Dominican Peso                                          0.49% Brazilian Real                                          0.28% Costa Rican Colon                                       0.28% Philippine Peso                                         0.27% Uruguayan Peso                                          0.24% Nigerian Naira                                          0.24% Chilean Peso                                            0.22% Hungarian Forint                                        0.19% Colombian Peso                                          0.10% Swiss Franc                                             0.04% Great British Pound                                     0.03% South African Rand                                      0.01% Canadian Dollar                                         -0.01% Australian Dollar                                       -0.01% Indonesian Rupiah                                       -0.03% Euro                                                    -0.15% Peruvian Nuevo Sol                                      -0.48% Total Net Assets                                        100.00% Credit Rating                                                         Portfolio % AAA                                                     -7.98% AA                                                      0.64% A                                                       4.63% BBB                                                     14.22% BB                                                      27.70% B                                                       36.99% CCC                                                     16.24% CC                                                      0.89% D                                                       0.89% Not Rated                                               2.80% Short Term Investments                                  0.07% N/A                                                     2.91% Total Net Assets                                        100.00% Bonds By Maturity                                                         Portfolio % Less than 1 year                                        3.24% 1 to 5 years                                            53.21% 5 to 10 years                                           30.07% 10 to 20 years                                          6.48% 20 to 30 years                                          4.93% More than 30 years                                      1.85% Other                                                   0.22% Total Net Assets                                        100.00% Portfolio Statistics: Average Coupon:                                         8.22% Average Bond Price :                                    103.27 Percentage of Leverage: Bank Borrowing:                                         0.00% Investment Operations:                                  16.60%* Preferred Stock:                                        0.00% Tender Option Bonds:                                    0.00% Term Asset-Backed Loans Facility (TALF):                0.00% Total Fund Leverage:                                    16.60% Average Maturity:                                       7.01 Years Effective Duration:                                     5.00 Years Total Net Assets:                                       $1,283.75 Million Net Asset Value:                                        $14.89 Number of Holdings:                                     1106 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