First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) announced today that First Trust High Income Long/Short Fund (NYSE: FSD) intends to host a conference call with MacKay Shields LLC (“MacKay”), the Fund’s investment sub-advisor, on Friday, February 22, 2013, at 11:00 A.M. Eastern Time. The purpose of the call is to hear the Fund’s portfolio management team provide an update for the market and the Fund.
|--||Dial-in Number: Domestic (866) 865-6631; International (706) 679-1727; and Passcode # 86863167. Please call 10 to 15 minutes before the scheduled start of the teleconference.|
|--||Telephone Replay: Domestic (855) 859-2056; International (404) 537-3406; and Passcode # 86863167. The replay will be available two hours after the end of the call until 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time on Friday, March 22, 2013.|
If you have questions about the Fund that you would like answered on the call, please email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and refer to FSD by Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 6:00 P.M. Eastern Time.The Fund’s daily closing price and net asset value per share as well as other information can be found at www.ftportfolios.com or by calling (800) 988-5891.