Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to seek high current dividend income. The Fund also focuses on long-term growth of capital as a secondary investment objective. The Fund invests in equity-linked structured notes. It also invests in equity-linked securities and various other derivative instruments. It invests in sectors, such as financials, industrials, health care, information technology, consumer staples, energy, consumer discretionary, materials, utilities and telecommunication services, among others. It invests in countries, which include the United States, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, France and Canada. Alpine Woods Capital Investors, LLC serves as the Fund's investment adviser.