Eaton Vance Closed-End Equity Funds Declare Early Monthly Distributions

Dec 22, 2010, 17:37 ET from Eaton Vance Management

BOSTON, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eaton Vance Management, the Boston-based investment adviser, announced the monthly distributions declared on the common shares of three of its closed-end equity funds (the "Funds"). The record date for the distributions is December 31, 2010, and the payable date is January 12, 2011. The ex-date is December 29, 2010.  The declaration, record and payment dates of the regular January distribution have been accelerated to allow the Funds to meet their 2010 distribution requirements for federal excise tax purposes.  The Funds expect to declare their next regular monthly distribution in the middle of February for payment at the end of February. The distribution per share each Fund is as follows:



Distribution

Fund

Per Share

Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund  (NYSE: EVT)                    

$0.1075

Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Global Dividend Income Fund  (NYSE: ETG)                    

$0.1025

Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Global Dividend Opportunities Fund  (NYSE: ETO)                    

$0.1167

At this time the Funds believe that a portion of the January distributions may be comprised of amounts from sources other than net investment income.  If that is the case, you will be notified in writing.  Further information will be available prior to the payment date at   http://individuals.eatonvance.com.  The final determination of tax characteristics of each Fund's distributions will occur after the end of the year, at which time it will be reported to the shareholders.

The Funds are managed by Eaton Vance Management, a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), based in Boston, one of the oldest investment management firms in the United States, with a history dating back to 1924. Eaton Vance and its affiliates managed $185.2 billion in assets as of October 31, 2010, offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies and wealth management solutions.  The Company's long record of providing exemplary service and attractive returns through a variety of market conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of today's most discerning investors.  For more information about Eaton Vance, visit www.eatonvance.com.

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