First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) announced today that each of the closed-end funds listed below is hosting a conference call with each Fund’s investment sub-advisor at the times and dates listed below. The purpose of the calls is to hear each Fund’s portfolio management team provide an update for the Fund. To listen to the call, please dial (866) 865-6631 or international (706) 679-1727 and the pass code listed below. Replays of each call will be available for 30 days following the live call by calling (800) 642-1687 or international (706) 645-9291 and the pass code listed below.
FTA has served as each Fund’s investment advisor since the Fund’s inception. FTA, along with its affiliate First Trust Portfolios L.P., are privately-held companies which provide a variety of investment services, including asset management, financial advisory services, and municipal and corporate investment banking, with assets under management or supervision of over $29 billion as of May 31, 2010 through closed-end funds, unit investment trusts, mutual funds, separate managed accounts and exchanged-traded funds.
|Date and Time||Fund (Ticker)||Investment Sub-Advisor||Pass Code|
|Wednesday, June 23@ 4:15 p.m. ET||First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA)||Chartwell Investment Partners, L.P.||83395826|
|Monday, June 28@ 4:15 p.m. ET||First Trust/Four Corners Senior Floating Rate Income Fund (FCM) and First Trust Four Corners Senior Floating Rate Income Fund II (FCT)||Four Corners Capital Management, LLC||83955801|
|Tuesday, June 29@ 4:15 p.m. ET||First Trust Active Dividend Income Fund (FAV)||Aviance Capital Management, LLC||83959042|
|Wednesday, June 30@ 4:15 p.m. ET||Energy Income & Growth Fund (FEN)||Energy Income Partners, LLC||83961569|
|Thursday July 8@ 11:00 a.m. ET||First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund (FAM) and First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund (FEO)||Aberdeen Asset Management, Inc.||83967885|
|Monday, July 19@ 4:15 p.m. ET||First Trust/FIDAC Mortgage Income Fund (FMY)||Fixed Income Discount Advisory Company||83963100|
|Tuesday, July 20@ 4:15 p.m. ET||First Trust Strategic High Income Fund (FHI), First Trust Strategic High Income Fund II (FHY) and First Trust Strategic High Income Fund III (FHO)||Brookfield Investment Management Inc.||83964022|
|Wednesday, July 28@ 4:15 p.m. ET||First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund (FGB)||Confluence Investment Management LLC||83965869|
|Monday, August 9@ 4:15 p.m. ET||Macquarie/First Trust Global Infrastructure/Utilities Dividend & Income Fund (MFD)||Macquarie Capital Investment Management, LLC and Four Corners Capital Management, LLC||83937023|