Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund Declares Monthly Dividend

Oct 12, 2010, 16:01 ET from Federated Investors, Inc.

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund (NYSE: FTT) declared its monthly dividend.  The fund employs an integrated U.S. Treasury-based strategy with option writing and a duration management overlay in order to provide investors with the potential for current income and total return.  

Record Date:

Oct. 22, 2010

Ex-Dividend Date:

Oct. 20, 2010

Payable Date:

Oct. 29, 2010

Dividends Per Share


Change From Previous Month

Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund

$  0.12

$  ---

The fund's distribution may include sources other than net investment income, including a return of capital (which is not a distribution from income or gains of the fund).  If a distribution does not consist solely of net investment income, a notice with the estimated components of the distribution will be (i) provided to shareholders at the time of payment; and (ii) posted to the fund's website at FederatedInvestors.com. Investors should use the Form 1099-DIV sent after calendar year end, and not the notice, to prepare tax returns.

Investors can view additional portfolio information in the Products section of http://FederatedInvestors.com.  

Senior Portfolio Manager Donald Ellenberger and Dix Hills Managing Partner Joseph Baggett will discuss the fund, including performance and key management points, at 2 p.m. Eastern on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010.  Investors are invited to listen by calling 1-877-539-1936 and entering conference id #14060358.  A replay will be available after 4 p.m. and until Nov. 16, 2010 by calling 1-800-642-1687.

Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) is one of the largest investment managers in the United States, managing $336.8 billion in assets as of June 30, 2010.  With 135 funds, as well as a variety of separately managed account options, Federated provides comprehensive investment management worldwide to approximately 5,200 institutions and intermediaries including corporations, government entities, insurance companies, foundations and endowments, banks and broker/dealers.  For more information, visit http://FederatedInvestors.com.  

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