The Fund commenced operations on June 9, 1998 and made its initial public offering on June 24, 1998 as Chartwell Dividend and Income Fund, Inc., with a ticker symbol of CWF. On February 1, 2011, the Fund changed its name to Dividend and Income Fund, Inc. and its ticker to DNI and Bexil Advisers LLC became the Fund's Investment Manager. On May 14, 2012, the Fund reorganized into a newly formed Delaware statutory trust named Dividend and Income Fund. As of the start of trading on December 10, 2012, the Fund implemented a 1-for-4 reverse split of its issued and outstanding common shares of beneficial interest, which retained their ticker symbol of DNI, but were assigned the new CUSIP number of 25538A204, effective December 10, 2012.
There is no assurance that the Fund's investment objectives will be attained. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. You should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the Fund before investing. The Fund's investment policies, management fees and other matters of interest to prospective investors may be found in its annual and semi-annual reports. To obtain a copy of the reports, please call us at 212-785-0900 or download them at http://dividendandincomefund.com/fundinfo.html.
Shares of closed end funds frequently trade at a discount from their NAV. This characteristic is a risk separate and distinct from the risk that the Fund's NAV could decrease as a result of its investment activities. Neither the Fund nor its investment manager can predict whether shares of the Fund will trade at, below or above NAV.
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