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Company Overview of Latin American Discovery Fund Inc.

Company Overview

Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. is a closed-ended fund launched and managed by Morgan Stanley Investment Management Inc. The fund invests in the public equity markets of Latin America region. It also invests in ADR,s and GDR,s. The fund invests in companies operating across diversified industries including commercial banks, metals and mining, wireless telecommunication services, food and staples retailing, media, and oil, gas and fuel consumables sectors. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Morgan Stanley Capital International Emerging Markets Free Latin America Index. Latin American Discovery Fund Inc was formed on June 23, 1992 and is domiciled in the United...

522 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10036

United States

Founded in 1992

Phone:

212-296-6600

Fax:

646-452-0390

Key Executives for Latin American Discovery Fund Inc.

Principal Executive Officer and President
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Age: 48
Secretary
Age: 47
Portfolio Manager
Vice President
Age: 48
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. Key Developments

Morgan Stanley Closed-End Funds Announce Appointment of New Directors

Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund, Inc., Morgan Stanley China A Share Fund, Inc., Morgan Stanley Eastern Europe Fund, Inc., Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Debt Fund, Inc., Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Domestic Debt Fund, Inc., Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc., Morgan Stanley Income Securities Inc., The Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc., The Thai Fund, Inc. and The Turkish Investment Fund, Inc. (individually, a Fund and, collectively, the Funds) announced that each Fund's board of directors appointed Nancy C. Everett to serve as a Class II director (Class I for Morgan Stanley Income Securities Inc.) and Jakki L. Haussler to serve as a Class III director, each effective as of January 1, 2015. Ms. Everett is currently the Owner of OBIR, LLC (since June 2014). Ms. Haussler is currently the chairman and chief executive officer of Opus Capital Group (since January 1996).

Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. Declares Mid-Year Dividend, Payable on July 15, 2014

Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. declared mid-year dividend of $0.036682 per net investment income per share. Record date is on June 30, 2014 and payable date is on July 15, 2014.

Latin American Discovery Fund Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 17, 2014

Latin American Discovery Fund Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 17, 2014., at 08:50 US Eastern Standard Time. Location: The offices of Morgan Stanley Investment Management Inc. Agenda: To elect Directors of the Funds, each to serve until the year 2017 annual meeting of stockholders and until his or her successor has been elected and qualified, or until his or her earlier death, resignation or removal as provided by statute or the applicable charter; and to consider and act upon any other business as may properly come before the Meetings or any adjournment or postponement thereof.

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