Overview

Distribution Rates1

as of Aug 28, 2015
Distribution Rate at NAV 5.96%
Distribution Rate at Market Price 6.67%

Average Annual Returns (%)as of Jun 30, 2015

1 Month 3 Months YTD 1 Year 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
07/31/2015
Fund at NAV 0.08 -0.73 3.17 1.93 5.67 7.31 5.42
Market Price 1.41 -4.38 3.24 -1.82 1.87 4.16 5.10
06/30/2015
Fund at NAV -0.88 0.21 3.09 1.83 6.13 7.70 5.53
Market Price -3.53 -4.07 1.81 -2.85 2.47 5.58 5.20
Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate so that shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Performance is for the stated time period only; due to market volatility, the Fund's current performance may be lower or higher than quoted. The Fund's performance at market price will differ from its results at NAV. Returns are historical and are calculated by determining the percentage change in net asset value or market price (as applicable) with all distributions reinvested and includes management fees and other expenses. Until the reinvestment of Fund distributions is completed, returns are calculated using the lower of the net asset value or market price of the shares on the distribution ex date. Once the reinvestment is complete, returns are calculated using the average reinvestment price. Performance less than one year is cumulative.

Fund Factsas of Jul 31, 2015

Performance Inception 06/29/2004
Investment Objective High current income
CUSIP 278279104


Portfolio Management

Scott H. Page, CFA Managed Fund since inception
Ralph Hinckley, CFA Managed Fund since 2008

The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell Fund shares. Common shares of the Fund are only available for purchase and sale at current market price on a stock exchange. There is no assurance that the Fund will achieve its investment objective. The Fund is subject to numerous risks, including investment risks. Shares of closed-end funds often trade at a discount from their net asset value. The Fund is not a complete investment program and you may lose money investing in the Fund. An investment in the Fund may not be appropriate for all investors. Investors should review and consider carefully the Fund’s investment objective, risks, charges and expenses.

The premium/discount is calculated as [(market price/NAV)-1].

Links to Morningstar Fact Sheet and CEF Connect: By clicking on the link from this page to the Morningstar fact sheet or CEF Connect, you will leave the Eaton Vance website. Eaton Vance is not responsible for the content of any such third-party website. See “Terms and Conditions” below.

About Risk 

An imbalance in supply and demand in the income market may result in valuation uncertainties and greater volatility, less liquidity, widening credit spreads and a lack of price transparency in the market. There can be no assurance that the liquidation of collateral securing an investment will satisfy the issuer’s obligation in the event of nonpayment or that collateral can be readily liquidated. The ability to realize the benefits of any collateral may be delayed or limited. Investments in income securities may be affected by changes in the creditworthiness of the issuer and are subject to the risk of nonpayment of principal and interest. The value of income securities also may decline because of real or perceived concerns about the issuer’s ability to make principal and interest payments. Borrowing to increase investments (leverage) will exaggerate the effect of any increase or decrease in the value of Fund investments. Investments rated below investment grade (typically referred to as “junk”) are generally subject to greater price volatility and illiquidity than higher-rated investments. As interest rates rise, the value of certain income investments is likely to decline. Bank loans are subject to prepayment risk. Investments in foreign instruments or currencies can involve greater risk and volatility than U.S. investments because of adverse market, economic, political, regulatory, geopolitical or other conditions. Changes in the value of investments entered for hedging purposes may not match those of the position being hedged. The Fund may engage in other investment practices that may involve additional risks.

Eaton Vance Distributors, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC, is an affiliate of Eaton Vance Management.


Performance

Average Annual Returns (%)as of Jun 30, 2015

1 Month 3 Months YTD 1 Year 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
07/31/2015
Fund at NAV 0.08 -0.73 3.17 1.93 5.67 7.31 5.42
Market Price 1.41 -4.38 3.24 -1.82 1.87 4.16 5.10
06/30/2015
Fund at NAV -0.88 0.21 3.09 1.83 6.13 7.70 5.53
Market Price -3.53 -4.07 1.81 -2.85 2.47 5.58 5.20
Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate so that shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Performance is for the stated time period only; due to market volatility, the Fund's current performance may be lower or higher than quoted. The Fund's performance at market price will differ from its results at NAV. Returns are historical and are calculated by determining the percentage change in net asset value or market price (as applicable) with all distributions reinvested and includes management fees and other expenses. Until the reinvestment of Fund distributions is completed, returns are calculated using the lower of the net asset value or market price of the shares on the distribution ex date. Once the reinvestment is complete, returns are calculated using the average reinvestment price. Performance less than one year is cumulative.

Calendar Year Returns (%)

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Fund at NAV 5.91 9.07 0.08 -49.12 94.76 16.03 3.80 13.29 7.60 1.04
Market Price -4.96 19.16 -7.69 -43.30 91.90 20.88 -4.86 27.85 -4.54 -3.41

Fund Facts

Performance Inception 06/29/2004


Distribution Rates1

as of Aug 28, 2015
Distribution Rate at NAV 5.96%
Distribution Rate at Market Price 6.67%

Distribution History2

Ex-Date Distribution Reinvest Price
Aug 20, 2015 $0.07500 $13.55
Jul 22, 2015 $0.07500 $13.95
Jun 19, 2015 $0.07500 $14.05
May 20, 2015 $0.07500 $14.40
Apr 21, 2015 $0.07500 $14.69
Mar 20, 2015 $0.07500 $14.70
Feb 18, 2015 $0.07500 $14.52
Dec 26, 2014 $0.07500 $13.78
Dec 22, 2014 $0.07500 $13.83
Nov 19, 2014 $0.07500 $14.14
View All
No records in this table indicates that there has not been a distribution greater than .0001 within the past 3 years.

Tax Character of Distributions

Ordinary Dividends    
Non-Qualified Qualified Total Capital Gain Distributions Nondividend Distributions Total Distributions
Distributions ($)
2014 $0.88 $0.00 $0.88 $0.00 $0.00 $0.88
2013 $1.00 $0.01 $1.01 $0.00 $0.00 $1.01
2012 $1.04 $0.00 $1.04 $0.00 $0.00 $1.04
2011 $1.02 $0.00 $1.02 $0.00 $0.00 $1.02
2010 $1.02 $0.00 $1.02 $0.00 $0.00 $1.02
2009 $0.81 $0.00 $0.81 $0.00 $0.12 $0.93
2008 $1.21 $0.00 $1.21 $0.00 $0.00 $1.21
2007 $1.56 $0.00 $1.56 $0.00 $0.00 $1.56
2006 $1.56 $0.00 $1.56 $0.00 $0.00 $1.56
2005 $1.26 $0.00 $1.26 $0.00 $0.00 $1.26
Distributions (%)
2014 99.36% 0.64% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
2013 99.50% 0.50% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
2012 100.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
2011 100.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
2010 100.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
2009 87.11% 0.00% 87.11% 0.00% 12.89% 100.00%
2008 99.66% 0.00% 99.66% 0.00% 0.34% 100.00%
2007 100.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
2006 100.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
2005 100.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
This data reflects distributions paid on Fund shares held for the full calendar year and is not predictive of the tax character of current or future distributions. Fund shareholders should refer to the individual IRS Form 1099-DIVs provided to them shortly after each year-end to determine the appropriate federal income tax treatment of the distributions they receive. Eaton Vance is not responsible for any errors in tax reporting that may result from using the above data. Non-qualified ordinary dividends are subject to federal income tax at ordinary rates. Qualified dividends and capital gains distributions are taxable at long-term capital gains rates. Nondividend distributions, also known as return of capital distributions, are not subject to current federal income tax. Instead, the tax cost basis of each shareholder receiving a return of capital distribution is reduced by the amount of the distribution.

The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell Fund shares. Common shares of the Fund are only available for purchase and sale at current market price on a stock exchange. There is no assurance that the Fund will achieve its investment objective. The Fund is subject to numerous risks, including investment risks. Shares of closed-end funds often trade at a discount from their net asset value. The Fund is not a complete investment program and you may lose money investing in the Fund. An investment in the Fund may not be appropriate for all investors. Investors should review and consider carefully the Fund’s investment objective, risks, charges and expenses.

The premium/discount is calculated as [(market price/NAV)-1].

Links to Morningstar Fact Sheet and CEF Connect: By clicking on the link from this page to the Morningstar fact sheet or CEF Connect, you will leave the Eaton Vance website. Eaton Vance is not responsible for the content of any such third-party website. See “Terms and Conditions” below.

About Risk 

An imbalance in supply and demand in the income market may result in valuation uncertainties and greater volatility, less liquidity, widening credit spreads and a lack of price transparency in the market. There can be no assurance that the liquidation of collateral securing an investment will satisfy the issuer’s obligation in the event of nonpayment or that collateral can be readily liquidated. The ability to realize the benefits of any collateral may be delayed or limited. Investments in income securities may be affected by changes in the creditworthiness of the issuer and are subject to the risk of nonpayment of principal and interest. The value of income securities also may decline because of real or perceived concerns about the issuer’s ability to make principal and interest payments. Borrowing to increase investments (leverage) will exaggerate the effect of any increase or decrease in the value of Fund investments. Investments rated below investment grade (typically referred to as “junk”) are generally subject to greater price volatility and illiquidity than higher-rated investments. As interest rates rise, the value of certain income investments is likely to decline. Bank loans are subject to prepayment risk. Investments in foreign instruments or currencies can involve greater risk and volatility than U.S. investments because of adverse market, economic, political, regulatory, geopolitical or other conditions. Changes in the value of investments entered for hedging purposes may not match those of the position being hedged. The Fund may engage in other investment practices that may involve additional risks.

Eaton Vance Distributors, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC, is an affiliate of Eaton Vance Management.


Portfolio

Fund Holdings3,4,5as of Jun 30, 2015

Holding Coupon Rate Maturity Date % of Net Assets
EV Cash Reserves Fund 0.12% 06/30/2015 4.79%
US DOLLARS 2.01%
Asurion 5.00% 05/24/2019 1.51%
Fortescue Metals Group 3.75% 06/30/2019 1.42%
Intelsat Jackson Holdings 3.75% 06/30/2019 1.35%
MEG Energy Corp. 3.75% 03/31/2020 1.30%
SunGard Data Systems, Inc. 4.00% 03/08/2020 1.26%
Telesat Canada 3.50% 03/28/2019 1.23%
H.J. Heinz Company 3.25% 06/05/2020 1.13%
NBTY, Inc. 3.50% 10/01/2017 1.10%
View All

The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell Fund shares. Common shares of the Fund are only available for purchase and sale at current market price on a stock exchange. There is no assurance that the Fund will achieve its investment objective. The Fund is subject to numerous risks, including investment risks. Shares of closed-end funds often trade at a discount from their net asset value. The Fund is not a complete investment program and you may lose money investing in the Fund. An investment in the Fund may not be appropriate for all investors. Investors should review and consider carefully the Fund’s investment objective, risks, charges and expenses.

The premium/discount is calculated as [(market price/NAV)-1].

Links to Morningstar Fact Sheet and CEF Connect: By clicking on the link from this page to the Morningstar fact sheet or CEF Connect, you will leave the Eaton Vance website. Eaton Vance is not responsible for the content of any such third-party website. See “Terms and Conditions” below.

About Risk 

An imbalance in supply and demand in the income market may result in valuation uncertainties and greater volatility, less liquidity, widening credit spreads and a lack of price transparency in the market. There can be no assurance that the liquidation of collateral securing an investment will satisfy the issuer’s obligation in the event of nonpayment or that collateral can be readily liquidated. The ability to realize the benefits of any collateral may be delayed or limited. Investments in income securities may be affected by changes in the creditworthiness of the issuer and are subject to the risk of nonpayment of principal and interest. The value of income securities also may decline because of real or perceived concerns about the issuer’s ability to make principal and interest payments. Borrowing to increase investments (leverage) will exaggerate the effect of any increase or decrease in the value of Fund investments. Investments rated below investment grade (typically referred to as “junk”) are generally subject to greater price volatility and illiquidity than higher-rated investments. As interest rates rise, the value of certain income investments is likely to decline. Bank loans are subject to prepayment risk. Investments in foreign instruments or currencies can involve greater risk and volatility than U.S. investments because of adverse market, economic, political, regulatory, geopolitical or other conditions. Changes in the value of investments entered for hedging purposes may not match those of the position being hedged. The Fund may engage in other investment practices that may involve additional risks.

Eaton Vance Distributors, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC, is an affiliate of Eaton Vance Management.


Insights & Analysis

Quarterly Commentary

A Word On The Markets  as of Jun 30, 2015

The loan market’s technical condition softened in the second quarter, with the S&P/LSTA Leveraged Loan Index (the Index)6 advancing a mere 0.69% for the three months ended June 30, 2015. Performance for the period was composed of 1.17% in coupon income and a price decline of -0.48%. Decomposing results into its monthly constituents, the Index returned 0.92%, 0.19% and -0.42% in April, May and June, respectively, reflecting a continuation of first-quarter momentum into April and early May before technical conditions softened in the back half of the period. Second-quarter results edged up the Index’s year-to-date performance to 2.83%, carried predominantly by the strong technical footing that underscored the opening quarter of the year.

Despite a marked increase in new-issue volume – quarterly issuance of $86 billion versus $56 billion in the first quarter – supply proved a nonfactor in the period’s technical easing, as total new issuance was more than offset by a strong quarter of loan repayments. As a result, the net supply of Index loans outstanding modestly contracted during the quarter. On the demand side of the equation, collateralized loan obligation (CLO) issuance continued apace, with managers launching $29 billion of new vehicles during the quarter. Meanwhile, the early year outflows from retail funds largely abated, with net redemptions falling to just $92 million for the quarter through June 24 (according to Lipper FMI), compared to $4 billion in withdrawals during the first quarter. Taken together, second-quarter demand outweighed supply in what typically translates to technical conditions tilted toward strength. However, the overwhelming drivers proved to come by way of pressure across a number of secondary market factors.

Less accommodative activity in the secondary market was a function of investor behavior, in a variety of forms. For one, amid increasing refinancing activity during the quarter, investor appetite for holding loans priced over par declined, resulting in a broadly-based price adjustment lower for the par-plus segment. In fact, the percentage of Index loans priced over par ended the quarter at 29%, down from 64% toward the beginning of the first quarter. Additionally, commodity-related volatility and a few special situations took their toll during the period, creating bifurcation among sectors. Notably, the metals and mining sector delivered negative performance for the quarter, while pressure on Millennium Laboratories led the health care sector into the red. Elsewhere, volatility in Energy Futures Holdings (EFH) led utilities lower. In terms of performance by broad credit rating tiers, there appeared little differentiation, however higher-quality BB loans modestly beat loans rated B.

On fundamentals, the loan market’s benign environment continued throughout the quarter, and the lagging-12-month loan default rate eased to 1.24% by amount, down from 3.79% a quarter earlier (as EFH rolled off the tally) and up to 0.81% by number of loans, from a three-year low of 0.61% a quarter ago.

Performance Summary 

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Plus Fund (EFF), Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust (EFR), Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT) and Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust (EVF) underperformed the Index at net asset value for the period ending June 30, 2015. For all funds, the predominant factors driving relative performance during the quarter were quality positioning (detractor), no exposure to defaulted EFH (contributor), exposure to high-yield bonds (contributor) and employment of investment leverage (contributor).

  • • Lack of exposure to the defaulted EFH loan was the single largest individual contributor to relative results, as this Index constituent – its largest – fell significantly. Overall, the year-to-date market trend favored higher-quality loans. During the period, lower-quality loans underperformed those with higher credit ratings, with loans rated CCC underperforming loans rated B, which, in turn, underperformed higher quality loans rated BB. Across ratings tiers, loans rated BB, B and CCC within the Index earned total returns of 0.88%, 0.83% and 0.03%, respectively.7 The Fund’s modestly lower loan coupon income, a function of the Fund’s higher-quality bias, provided the Index with an edge for the period. Additionally, the Fund’s modest underweight to BB loans and accompanying overweight to B loans detracted on the margin, as higher-rated loans collectively outpaced during the quarter. In a similar vein, underweight exposure to riskier second-lien loans was a relative headwind, as these junior loans outperformed the Index’s more traditional first-lien fare.
  • Finally, working in favor of the Fund’s relative performance was exposure to high-yield bonds and the employment of investment leverage. Both strategic elements of the Funds’ strategies were additive to relative results. While the high-yield market trailed loans during the period, security selection within the high-yield segment of the Funds drove outperformance relative to the loan index. Leverage amplified the positive results of the Funds’ underlying portfolio. By comparison, the Index does not include high-yield bonds and is unlevered.

Average Annual Returns (%)as of Jun 30, 2015

1 Month 3 Months YTD 1 Year 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
Fund at NAV -0.88 0.21 3.09 1.83 6.13 7.70 5.53
Market Price -3.53 -4.07 1.81 -2.85 2.47 5.58 5.20
Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate so that shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Performance is for the stated time period only; due to market volatility, the Fund's current performance may be lower or higher than quoted. The Fund's performance at market price will differ from its results at NAV. Returns are historical and are calculated by determining the percentage change in net asset value or market price (as applicable) with all distributions reinvested and includes management fees and other expenses. Until the reinvestment of Fund distributions is completed, returns are calculated using the lower of the net asset value or market price of the shares on the distribution ex date. Once the reinvestment is complete, returns are calculated using the average reinvestment price. Performance less than one year is cumulative.

Fund Factsas of Jun 30, 2015

Performance Inception 06/29/2004


Investment Outlook And Fund Positioning 

Looking ahead, we believe defaults should broadly remain at bay, barring any exogenous shocks and so long as the U.S. economy continues its slow growth apace. It appears this view is shared by managers who took part in S&P’s early-June default survey, in which the cohort collectively anticipated that the default rate would lift to 1.5% by year end and 2.1% by June 2016. With credit risk broadly benign for now, the main risks appear to be of a technical nature, for example, an unexpected macroeconomic event or a major shift in flows.

On fundamentals, we believe limited near-term maturities, ongoing cash flow growth and relatively strong credit profiles are likely to shield the market from any material upswing in defaults for now. Still, we’ll continue to emphasize the importance of fundamental credit selection, both now and in the years ahead.

The views expressed in this report are those of portfolio manager(s) and are current only through the date stated at the top of this page. These views are subject to change at any time based upon market or other conditions, and Eaton Vance disclaims any responsibility to update such views. These views may not be relied upon as investment advice and, because investment decisions are based on many factors, may not be relied upon as an indication of trading intent on behalf of any Eaton Vance fund. This commentary may contain statements that are not historical facts, referred to as "forward looking statements". The Fund's actual future results may differ significantly from those stated in any forward-looking statement, depending on factors such as changes in securities or financial markets or general economic conditions, the volume of sales and purchases of Fund shares, the continuation of investment advisory, administrative and service contracts, and other risks discussed from time to time in the Fund's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell Fund shares. Common shares of the Fund are only available for purchase and sale at current market price on a stock exchange. There is no assurance that the Fund will achieve its investment objective. The Fund is subject to numerous risks, including investment risks. Shares of closed-end funds often trade at a discount from their net asset value. The Fund is not a complete investment program and you may lose money investing in the Fund. An investment in the Fund may not be appropriate for all investors. Investors should review and consider carefully the Fund’s investment objective, risks, charges and expenses.

The premium/discount is calculated as [(market price/NAV)-1].

Links to Morningstar Fact Sheet and CEF Connect: By clicking on the link from this page to the Morningstar fact sheet or CEF Connect, you will leave the Eaton Vance website. Eaton Vance is not responsible for the content of any such third-party website. See “Terms and Conditions” below.

About Risk 

An imbalance in supply and demand in the income market may result in valuation uncertainties and greater volatility, less liquidity, widening credit spreads and a lack of price transparency in the market. There can be no assurance that the liquidation of collateral securing an investment will satisfy the issuer’s obligation in the event of nonpayment or that collateral can be readily liquidated. The ability to realize the benefits of any collateral may be delayed or limited. Investments in income securities may be affected by changes in the creditworthiness of the issuer and are subject to the risk of nonpayment of principal and interest. The value of income securities also may decline because of real or perceived concerns about the issuer’s ability to make principal and interest payments. Borrowing to increase investments (leverage) will exaggerate the effect of any increase or decrease in the value of Fund investments. Investments rated below investment grade (typically referred to as “junk”) are generally subject to greater price volatility and illiquidity than higher-rated investments. As interest rates rise, the value of certain income investments is likely to decline. Bank loans are subject to prepayment risk. Investments in foreign instruments or currencies can involve greater risk and volatility than U.S. investments because of adverse market, economic, political, regulatory, geopolitical or other conditions. Changes in the value of investments entered for hedging purposes may not match those of the position being hedged. The Fund may engage in other investment practices that may involve additional risks.

Eaton Vance Distributors, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC, is an affiliate of Eaton Vance Management.


Attribution

No attribution information is currently available.

About Risk 

An imbalance in supply and demand in the income market may result in valuation uncertainties and greater volatility, less liquidity, widening credit spreads and a lack of price transparency in the market. There can be no assurance that the liquidation of collateral securing an investment will satisfy the issuer’s obligation in the event of nonpayment or that collateral can be readily liquidated. The ability to realize the benefits of any collateral may be delayed or limited. Investments in income securities may be affected by changes in the creditworthiness of the issuer and are subject to the risk of nonpayment of principal and interest. The value of income securities also may decline because of real or perceived concerns about the issuer’s ability to make principal and interest payments. Borrowing to increase investments (leverage) will exaggerate the effect of any increase or decrease in the value of Fund investments. Investments rated below investment grade (typically referred to as “junk”) are generally subject to greater price volatility and illiquidity than higher-rated investments. As interest rates rise, the value of certain income investments is likely to decline. Bank loans are subject to prepayment risk. Investments in foreign instruments or currencies can involve greater risk and volatility than U.S. investments because of adverse market, economic, political, regulatory, geopolitical or other conditions. Changes in the value of investments entered for hedging purposes may not match those of the position being hedged. The Fund may engage in other investment practices that may involve additional risks.


Management

Biography
Scott H. Page, CFA

Scott H. Page, CFA

Vice President, Eaton Vance Management
Joined Eaton Vance 1989

Scott Page is a vice president of Eaton Vance Management, co-director and portfolio manager with Eaton Vance’s Floating-Rate Loan Group.

Scott joined Eaton Vance in 1989 as an analyst with the group. He was promoted to lead the firm’s floating-rate loan practice in 1996. His previous experience includes an affiliation with the Dartmouth College Investment Office, as well as corporate finance/lending and credit review at Citicorp and Chase Manhattan Bank.

Scott earned a B.A. from Williams College in 1981 and an MBA from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College in 1987. He is a CFA charterholder and has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the LSTA (Loan Syndications and Trading Association).

Scott's commentary has appeared in Bloomberg, Business Week, Dow Jones Investment Advisor, Forbes, Investor's Business Daily, Smart Money, Kiplinger's, USA Today, and The Wall Street Journal, and he has been featured on CNBC. He co-authored "An Overview of the Loan Market" in the Handbook of Loan Syndications and Trading (2007).

Education
  • B.A. Williams College
  • M.B.A. Amos Tuck School of Business Administration, Dartmouth College
Experience
  • Managed Fund since inception
Biography
Ralph Hinckley, CFA

Ralph Hinckley, CFA

Vice President, Eaton Vance Management
Joined Eaton Vance 2003

Ralph Hinckley is a vice president of Eaton Vance Management and portfolio manager and analyst on Eaton Vance’s floating-rate loan team. He is responsible for buy and sell decisions, portfolio construction and risk management for the firm’s floating-rate loan strategies. He joined Eaton Vance in 2003.

Ralph began his career in the investment management industry in 1997. Before joining Eaton Vance, he was a vice president in the communications lending division of Citizens Bank and its credit training program and a lending officer at State Street Bank.

Ralph earned a B.A. from Bates College and an MBA, with honors, from Boston University Graduate School of Management. He is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society and is a CFA charterholder.

Education
  • B.A. Bates College
  • M.B.A. Boston University
Experience
  • Managed Fund since 2008
 

Fund Literature

Fund Literature

Annual Report

Commentary

Floating-Rate Loan Chart Book

Fact Sheet

Prospectus

Holdings-1st or 3rd fiscal quarters-www.sec.gov

Auction Preferred Shares Market Update

Morningstar EFT Fact Sheet

Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds Adopt Share Repurchase Programs

Moody's Downgrades

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust Report of Earnings

Eaton Vance Declares Early Monthly Distributions and Capital Gain Distributions for Certain Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Plus Fund, Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust Report of Earnings

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

Eaton Vance Closed-End Bank Loan Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

Eaton Vance Closed-End Bank Loan Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

Eaton Vance Closed-End Bank Loan Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

Eaton Vance Closed-End Bank Loan Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

Eaton Vance Closed-End Bank Loan Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

Eaton Vance Closed-End Bank Loan Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

Eaton Vance Closed-End Bank Loan Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust, Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust & Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust Approve Change in Investment Policies

Section 16 Filings - www.sec.gov

Semi-Annual Report


 

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