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Webcast Alert: Closed End Fund Forum Presentation

12/04/2007

New York, NY - The Swiss Helvetia Fund (SWZ) announces the following Webcast:

What: Closed End Fund Forum Presentation

When: December 4, 2007 @ 11:00 AM Eastern

Where: http://www.investorcalendar.com/ClientPage.asp?ID=123260

How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above.

Contact: Barbara Gordon, 212/ 332-7930, bgordon@swz.com

If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be available for replay at http://www.investorcalendar.com/ClientPage.asp?ID=123260 or http://www.investorcalendar.com/

The Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end investment company whose objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation through investment in equity and equity-linked securities of Swiss companies. The Fund also may acquire and hold equity and equity-linked securities of non-Swiss companies in limited instances.

The Fund is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "SWZ."