BOSTON, Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At a meeting held on December 12, 2011, the Board of Trustees of Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (the "Fund") (NYSE: EFT), a closed-end investment company, voted to hold the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of the Fund on Friday, March 23, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. (EDT). The meeting will be held at the principal office of the Fund, Two International Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02110. Proxy materials will be mailed on or about January 26, 2012 to shareholders of record on January 12, 2012. Shareholders will be asked to vote on the election of three Class II Trustees and one Class I Trustee of the Fund.
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 $188.2 billion in assets as of October 31, 2011, 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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