Swiss Helvetia Fund Urges Shareholders to Vote Against Bulldog Investors' Slate

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Swiss Helvetia Fund ( SWZ ) sent out a letter to shareholders Monday acknowledging that activist investor, Bulldog Investors, LLC, has launched a proxy contest seeking support to elect a majority of the Board.

The company is urging its shareholders to vote for each of its director nominees and against Bulldog Investments' slate of candidates.

The company added that it secured the backing of proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services, Inc. ( ISS ), for its director candidates.

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Referenced Symbols: SWZ , ISS

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