2nd Annual Closed-End Fund and Global ETF Conference - April 10, 2003, New York City - The event was a tremendous success with over 400 members of the investment community and financial press in attendance. This year's theme included U.S. Closed-End Funds and Hedge Funds, thereby offering investors a broader range of investment opportunities. The keynote speaker of the conference was Dr. Mark Mobius, Managing Director of Templeton Asset Management. Lead sponsor of the event was Euronext and media partners were Institutional Investor and Financial Times. We will continue to include presentations from the top securities analysts, portfolio managers, and industry specialists.