Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund Declares Monthly Dividend

(PITTSBURGH, Pa., 01/14/2011 04:01 PM) — Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund (NYSE: FTT) declared its monthly dividend. The fund employs an integrated U.S. Treasury-based strategy with option writing and a duration management overlay in order to provide investors with the potential for current income and total return.

Record Date: Jan. 24, 2011
Ex-Dividend Date: Jan. 20, 2011
Payable Date: Jan. 31, 2011

  Dividends Per Share
AmountChange From Previous Month
Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund $ 0.12 $ ---

The fund's distribution may include sources other than net investment income, including a return of capital (which is not a distribution from income or gains of the fund). If a distribution does not consist solely of net investment income, a notice with the estimated components of the distribution will be (i) provided to shareholders at the time of payment; and (ii) posted to the fund’s website at FederatedInvestors.com. Investors should use the Form 1099-DIV sent after calendar year end, and not the notice, to prepare tax returns.

Investors can view additional portfolio information in the Products section of FederatedInvestors.com.

Senior Portfolio Manager Donald Ellenberger and Dix Hills Managing Partner Joseph Baggett will discuss the fund, including performance and key management points, at 4 p.m. Eastern on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011. Investors are invited to listen by calling 1-877-539-1936 and entering conference id #35136583. A replay will be available after 6 p.m. and until Feb. 18, 2011 by calling 1-800-642-1687.

Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) is one of the largest investment managers in the United States, managing $341.3 billion in assets as of Sept. 30, 2010. With 134 funds, as well as a variety of separately managed account options, Federated provides comprehensive investment management worldwide to approximately 5,200 institutions and intermediaries including corporations, government entities, insurance companies, foundations and endowments, banks and broker/dealers. For more information, visit FederatedInvestors.com.


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