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Lazard World Dividend & Income Fund Declares Monthly Distribution

September 14, 2018 --

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Lazard World Dividend & Income Fund, Inc. (the ďFundĒ) (NYSE:LOR) has authorized the Fund to declare today, pursuant to a level distribution policy, a monthly distribution of $0.07409 per share on the Fundís outstanding common stock. The distribution is payable on October 23, 2018 to shareholders of record on October 12, 2018. The ex-dividend date is October 11, 2018.

Portfolio data as of August 31, 2018, including performance, asset allocation, top 10 holdings, sector weightings, regional exposure, and other Fund characteristics have been posted on Lazard Asset Managementís (ďLAMĒ) website, www.LazardAssetManagement.com. Additionally, any notices required by Section 19(a) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, which provide information regarding the respective estimated amounts of each monthly distribution derived from net investment income, net realized capital gains (short- and long-term) and return of capital, will also be available on www.LazardAssetManagement.com.

The Fundís objective is total return through a combination of dividends, income, and capital appreciation. The Fundís net assets are invested in a portfolio of approximately 60 to 90 world equity securities, consisting primarily of stocks selected from the current holdings of other accounts managed by LAM. The equity portfolio is broadly diversified in both developed and emerging market countries and across the capitalization spectrum. The Fund seeks enhanced income by investing in short duration (typically less than one year) emerging market forward currency contracts and other emerging market debt instruments.

An indirect subsidiary of Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ), LAM, the Fundís investment manager, offers a range of equity, fixed-income, and alternative investment products worldwide. As of June 30, 2018, LAM and affiliated asset management companies in the Lazard Group managed $238 billion worth of client assets. For more information about LAM, please go to www.LazardAssetManagement.com.




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Lazard
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Hillary Yaffe, +1 212 632 6528
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Investor:
Ben Wulfsohn, +1 800 823 6300
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