Lazard World Dividend & Income Fund and Lazard Global Total Return and Income Fund Announcement Regarding Joint Annual Meeting of Stockholders

NEW YORK--()--Lazard World Dividend & Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: LOR) and Lazard Global Total Return and Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: LGI) (together with LOR, the "Funds") today announced that the Funds' 2019 Joint Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") will be held on October 18, 2019, with a record date of August 20, 2019 for the determination of stockholders entitled to receive notice of and to vote at the Annual Meeting.

Any proposals of stockholders submitted for inclusion in the Funds' proxy materials for the Annual Meeting must comply with Rule 14a-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and must include the information required by the relevant Fund's by-laws and comply with all legal requirements.

An indirect subsidiary of Lazard Ltd (NYSE: LAZ), Lazard Asset Management LLC ("LAM"), the Funds' investment manager, offers a range of equity, fixed-income, and alternative investment products worldwide. As of June 30, 2019, LAM and affiliated asset management companies in the Lazard Group managed $237.5 billion worth of client assets. For more information about LAM, please visit www.LazardAssetManagement.com. Follow LAM at @LazardAsset.

Contacts

Media contact:
Hillary Yaffe, +1 212 632 6528
hillary.yaffe@lazard.com

Investor contact:
Ben Wulfsohn, +1 800 823 6300
ben.wulfsohn@lazard.com

Contacts

Media contact:
Hillary Yaffe, +1 212 632 6528
hillary.yaffe@lazard.com

Investor contact:
Ben Wulfsohn, +1 800 823 6300
ben.wulfsohn@lazard.com