NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (NYSE: MSF) (the “Fund”) announced today that the net asset value per share of the Fund for purposes of calculating the number of Class I shares of common stock of Emerging Markets Portfolio (“MSIF Emerging Markets”), a series of Morgan Stanley Institutional Fund, Inc., that stockholders of the Fund will receive in exchange for the transfer of substantially all of the assets and liabilities of the Fund was $16.7706 as of the close of business on February 22, 2019 (the “Effective Date”). The net asset value per share of MSIF Emerging Markets was $24.31 as of the close of business on February 22, 2019; accordingly, each share of common stock of the Fund will be exchanged for approximately 0.68986425 shares of MSIF Emerging Markets on February 25, 2019 to those stockholders who held shares of the Fund as of the Effective Date.
The Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company that seeks long-term capital appreciation through investments primarily in emerging country equity securities.
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