EFT.US Tender offer

EATON VANCE FLOATING-RATE INCOME TRUST (EFT.US) is offering to purchase for cash up to 10% or 2,909,042 shares of its issued and outstanding common shares of beneficial interest at a price to be paid for the shares is an amount per Share, net to the seller in cash, equal to 98% of the net asset value per Share as of the Expiration Date (as defined in the Offer), subject to withholding taxes (if any) pursuant to the terms and conditions set forth in this purchase offer and related transfer instructions. Participants should obtain the Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust Offer to Purchase dated 26/09/2023 and the related Letter of Transmittal for complete terms and conditions of the offer. Participants should consult their tax advisor for complete details in reference to withholding taxes.

The terms of the offer are as follows:

Option (1): Take no action [Default option]

Option (2): Tender Shares at 98% OF THE NAV ON EXPIRATION DATE (less any applicable withholding taxes)

The deadline to tender shares to the offer will be 18/10/2023@ 16:00 (HONG KONG TIME GMT+8).

In the absence of an election, no action will be taken.

Please fill in the following information and use the registered email address of Futu to send an email to cs@futuhk.com.

1. Account Number:
2. Name: (In Chinese or English)
3. Stock code: EFT.US
4. Options: (1) or (2)
5. Number of shares participating in corporate actions:

Note to applicants:
1. For shareholders holding less than 1 share of EFT.US, they cannot participate in related corporate actions.
2. Option (1) is the default option. We will help clients to choose option (1) if have not received clients’ emails.
3. Once the relevant application is submitted, the stocks participating in the company's actions cannot be traded and the application cannot be withdrawn.
4. This corporate action does not accept additional applications, the maximum number of applications that a client can apply for does not exceed the number of eligible shares it holds.
5. The pending orders and unsettled shares will not be accepted for the time being.
6. Please confirm that the account funds are sufficient to pay the relevant fees of this corporate action. Otherwise, we will not bear any responsibility for the failure of your application.
7. If there is any update, all the information released by the listed company shall prevail.