The Gabelli Global Rising Income and Dividend Fund seeks to provide investors with a high level of total return through a combination of current income and appreciation of capital.
Principal Investment Strategies:
Invests primarily in common stocks of foreign and domestic issuers that the Fund's portfolio management team believes are likely to produce income and have the potential for above average capital appreciation. The Fund may also invest in convertible securities, which include bonds, debentured, corporate notes, preferred stocks, and other similar securities which are convertible or exchangeable for common stock within a particular time period at a specified price or formula, of foreign and domestic companies.
The Fund may appeal to you if:
you are a long-term investor
you seek growth of capital
you seek to diversify your investments outside the United States
You may not want to invest in the Fund if:
you are seeking a high level of current income
The GAMCO Global Series Funds invests in foreign securities which involves risks not ordinarily associated with investments in domestic issues, including currency fluctuation, economic and political risks.
Effective April 30, 2013, The Fund changed its name from The GAMCO Vertumnus Fund to The Gabelli Global Rising Income and Dividend Fund.
The Fund's share price will fluctuate with changes in the market value of the Fund's portfolio securities. Stocks are subject to market, economic and business risks that cause their prices to fluctuate. When you
sell Fund shares, they may be worth less than what you paid for them. Consequently, you can lose
money by investing in the Fund.
Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, sales charges and expense of the fund carefully before investing. The prospectus contains more complete information about this and other matters. The prospectus should be read carefully before investing.
You can obtain a free prospectus by calling at 1-800-GABELLI (1-800-422-3554), or contacting your financial representative or by visiting http://www.gabelli.com.