Results of Joint Special Meeting of Shareholders of Eaton Vance Mutual Funds

Mar 05, 2021 1:35 PM ET

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In connection with the proposed acquisition of Eaton Vance Corp.  by Morgan Stanley announced on October 8, 2020, shareholders of certain Eaton Vance mutual funds (each, a "Fund" and, collectively, the "Funds") were asked to approve new investment advisory agreements and, where applicable, new investment sub-advisory agreements for the Funds at a joint special meeting of shareholders held on February 18, 2021 (the "Meeting").


At the Meeting, shareholders of the below-listed Funds approved new investment advisory agreements and, where applicable, new investment sub-advisory agreements: 









































































































































































































































Eaton Vance Growth Trust



Eaton Vance Mutual Funds Trust



Eaton Vance Atlanta Capital Select Equity Fund



Eaton Vance AMT-Free Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Focused Global Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance Core Plus Bond Fund



Eaton Vance Focused Growth Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance Emerging and Frontier Countries Equity Fund



Eaton Vance Focused Value Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance Emerging Markets Debt Fund



Eaton Vance Hexavest International Equity Fund



Eaton Vance Emerging Markets Local Income Fund



Eaton Vance International Small-Cap Fund



Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Advantage Fund



Eaton Vance Richard Bernstein All Asset Strategy Fund



Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Fund



Eaton Vance Richard Bernstein Equity Strategy Fund



Eaton Vance Floating-Rate & High Income Fund



Eaton Vance Worldwide Health Sciences Fund



Eaton Vance Global Bond Fund


 

Eaton Vance Global Income Builder Fund


 

Eaton Vance Global Macro Absolute Return Advantage Fund



Eaton Vance Investment Trust



Eaton Vance Global Macro Absolute Return Fund



Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Global Small-Cap Equity Fund



Eaton Vance National Limited Maturity Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Government Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance New York Municipal Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance High Income Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance Short Duration Municipal Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance Multi-Asset Credit Fund


 

Eaton Vance Short Duration Government Income Fund



Eaton Vance Municipals Trust



Eaton Vance Short Duration High Income Fund



Eaton Vance Arizona Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Short Duration Strategic Income Fund



Eaton Vance California Municipal Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance Stock Fund



Eaton Vance Connecticut Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Equity Asset Allocation Fund



Eaton Vance Georgia Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Global Dividend Income Fund



Eaton Vance Maryland Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Growth Fund 1.1



Eaton Vance Massachusetts Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Growth Fund 1.2



Eaton Vance Minnesota Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Multi-Cap Growth Fund



Eaton Vance Missouri Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Small-Cap Fund



Eaton Vance Municipal Opportunities Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Value Fund



Eaton Vance National Municipal Income Fund



Parametric Commodity Strategy Fund



Eaton Vance New Jersey Municipal Income Fund



Parametric Dividend Income Fund



Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Fund



Parametric Emerging Markets Fund



Eaton Vance North Carolina Municipal Income Fund



Parametric International Equity Fund



Eaton Vance Ohio Municipal Income Fund



Parametric Tax-Managed International Equity Fund



Eaton Vance Oregon Municipal Income Fund



Parametric Volatility Risk Premium – Defensive Fund



Eaton Vance Pennsylvania Municipal Income Fund


 

Eaton Vance South Carolina Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Series Fund, Inc.



Eaton Vance Virginia Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Emerging Markets Debt Opportunities Fund


   

Eaton Vance Municipals Trust II



Eaton Vance Series Trust



Eaton Vance High Yield Municipal Income Fund



Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Growth Fund 1.0



Parametric TABS Intermediate-Term Municipal Bond Fund


 

Parametric TABS Short-Term Municipal Bond Fund



Eaton Vance Series Trust II



Parametric TABS 1-to-10 Year Laddered Municipal Bond Fund



Eaton Vance Income Fund of Boston



Parametric TABS 5-to-15 Year Laddered Municipal Bond Fund



Parametric Tax-Managed Emerging Markets Fund



Parametric TABS 10-to-20 Year Laddered Municipal Bond Fund


 
 

Eaton Vance Special Investment Trust



Eaton Vance Variable Trust



Eaton Vance Balanced Fund



Eaton Vance VT Floating-Rate Income Fund



Eaton Vance Core Bond Fund


 

Eaton Vance Dividend Builder Fund



Eaton Vance NextShares Trust



Eaton Vance Growth Fund



Eaton Vance Global Income Builder NextShares



Eaton Vance Real Estate Fund



Eaton Vance Stock NextShares



Eaton Vance Short Duration Inflation-Protected Income Fund


 

Eaton Vance Small-Cap Fund



Eaton Vance NextShares Trust II



Eaton Vance Special Equities Fund



Eaton Vance TABS 5-to-15 Year Laddered Municipal Bond NextShares


 
   




The Meeting of the below-listed Funds (the "Adjourned Funds") was adjourned to February 26, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time to allow more time for shareholders to vote:


Eaton Vance Atlanta Capital SMID-Cap Fund
Eaton Vance Large-Cap Value Fund
Eaton Vance Atlanta Capital Focused Growth Fund
Eaton Vance Greater China Growth Fund
Eaton Vance Greater India Fund
Eaton Vance Hexavest Global Equity Fund


For the Adjourned Funds, the record date for the Meeting remains unchanged, and is fixed as of the close of business on December 11, 2020.  Shareholders of the Adjourned Funds who have already voted do not need to take further action. 


If, as of December 11, 2020, you were a holder of record of an Adjourned Fund's shares (i.e., you held Fund shares in your own name directly with the Fund) and you wish to participate in and vote at the adjourned Meeting, you must email your full name and address to Computershare Fund Services ("Computershare") at shar[email protected]are.com.  You will then be provided with credentials to participate in the Meeting.  You will be able to vote during the Meeting by entering the control number found on the proxy card you previously received.  Requests to participate in and vote at the Meeting must be received by Computershare no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on February 24, 2021.


If, as of December 11, 2020, you held an Adjourned Fund's shares through an intermediary (such as a broker-dealer) and you wish to participate in and vote at the adjourned Meeting, you will need to obtain a legal proxy from your intermediary reflecting the Fund's name, the number of Fund shares held and your name and email address.  You may forward an email from your intermediary containing the legal proxy or attach an image of the legal proxy to an email and send it to Computershare at [email protected] with "Legal Proxy" in the subject line.  You will then be provided with credentials to participate in the Meeting, as well as a unique control number to vote your shares at the Meeting.  If you would like to participate in, but NOT vote at, the Meeting, please send an email to Computershare at [email protected] with proof of ownership of Fund shares.  A statement, letter or the Vote Instruction Form from your intermediary will be sufficient proof of ownership.  You will then be provided with credentials to participate in the Meeting.  All requests to participate in the Meeting must be received by Computershare by no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on February 24, 2021.


If you are the owner of a variable annuity or life insurance contract invested in a Fund as of December 11, 2020, you may attend the Meeting as a guest. Log onto www.meetingcenter.io/255567976 on the date and time of the Meeting, select the "I am a Guest" option and follow the onscreen prompts. 


The Adjourned Funds and their Boards of Trustees are closely monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation and, if circumstances warrant, the Funds will issue one or more additional notices updating shareholders regarding the Meeting. Whether or not you plan to participate in the Meeting, the Funds urge you to submit your vote in advance of the Meeting by one of the methods described in the Funds' proxy materials. The Funds' proxy statement is available online at https://funds.eatonvance.com/open-end-mutual-fund-documents.php. Please contact Computershare at [email protected] with any questions regarding access to the Meeting, and a Computershare representative will contact you to answer your questions.


The vote tabulations, as certified by the Funds' proxy tabulator, Computershare Fund Services, will be published in each Fund's next report to shareholders.


About Eaton Vance Corp.
Eaton Vance Management or Boston Management and Research, each a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp., serves as investment adviser to each Fund. Eaton Vance Corp.  provides advanced investment strategies and wealth management solutions to forward-thinking investors around the world. Through principal investment affiliates Eaton Vance Management, Parametric, Atlanta Capital, Calvert and Hexavest, the Company offers a diversity of investment approaches, encompassing bottom-up and top-down fundamental active management, responsible investing, systematic investing and customized implementation of client-specified portfolio exposures. As of December 31, 2020, Eaton Vance had consolidated assets under management of $583.1 billion. Exemplary service, timely innovation and attractive returns across market cycles have been hallmarks of Eaton Vance since 1924. For more information, visit eatonvance.com.


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