Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Mar 22, 2013, 15:48 ET from Eaton Vance Management

BOSTON, March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At a meeting held today, it was voted that the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (NYSE: EFT) (the "Fund"), a closed-end investment company, be adjourned until April 12, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. and will be held at the principal office of the Fund, Two International Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02110.  The Meeting was adjourned to provide the Fund with additional time to solicit proxies to establish the requisite quorum for the conduct of business at the Annual Meeting.

The Fund is 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 $247.8 billion in assets as of January 31, 2013, 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

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