Eaton Vance Files Exemptive Order Application for Exchange-Traded Managed Funds
BOSTON, MA, March 28, 2013 – Eaton Vance Management (Eaton Vance), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), today announced that it has filed an application with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) seeking exemptive relief to permit the offering of exchange-traded managed funds (ETMFs). ETMFs are a proposed new type of open-end fund designed to bring the cost and tax efficiencies and shareholder protections of the exchange-traded fund (ETF) structure to active investment strategies, while maintaining the confidentiality of current portfolio trading information.
Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Loan Funds Recognized By Lipper; Awarded All Three Lipper 2013 U.S. Fund Awards for Loan Participation Classification
BOSTON, March 21, 2013 – Eaton Vance Management (Eaton Vance), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) today announced that two of the Eaton Vance floating rate loan open-end funds were awarded Lipper 2013 U.S. Fund Awards, sweeping the awards in the Lipper Loan Participation Funds classification.
Lipper Fund Awards honor funds that have excelled in delivering consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to peers. Lipper designates award-winning funds in most fund classifications for each of the three-, five-, and 10-year periods.
Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Advantage Fund Class I (EIFAX) and Class B (EBFAX) earned the best fund award in the Loan Participation Classification for Lipper’s three-year and five-year periods, respectively. Eaton Vance Floating-Rate & High Income Fund Class I (EIFHX) earned the best fund award in the Loan Participation Classification for Lipper’s 10-year period. Awards were determined based on fund performance through November 30, 2012.
Eaton Vance Repositions Parametric Mutual Funds
BOSTON, February 15, 2013 – Eaton Vance Management (Eaton Vance), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV), announced today that, effective March 1, 2013, the following mutual funds sub-advised by its controlled subsidiaries Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Parametric Risk Advisors LLC (collectively, Parametric) will be renamed ...