Federated Investors' Closed-End Municipal Funds Declare Monthly Dividends; Annual Shareholder Meeting Announced

(PITTSBURGH, Pa., 10/11/2011 09:45 AM) — Federated Premier Municipal Income Fund (NYSE: FMN) and Federated Premier Intermediate Municipal Income Fund (NYSE: FPT) have declared their monthly dividends.  The funds seek to provide investors with current dividend income that is exempt from regular federal income tax.  In addition, these funds feature income exempt from the federal alternative minimum tax (AMT).

Record Date: Oct. 21, 2011

Ex-Dividend Date: Oct. 19, 2011

Payable Date: Nov. 1, 2011

 Tax-Free Dividends Per Share
 Closed-End FundsAmountChange From Previous Month
FMN Federated Premier Municipal Income Fund $0.083 $ --
FPT Federated Premier Intermediate Municipal Income Fund $0.065 $ --

The joint annual shareholder meeting for both common and preferred shareholders of the funds will be held on Oct. 17, 2011 at 2 p.m. Eastern at Federated Investors’ offices located at 4000 Ericsson Drive, Warrendale, Pennsylvania 15086-7561.  The purpose of the meeting is the election of trustees.  Shareholders of record at the close of business on July 7, 2011 are entitled to vote at the meeting.

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

Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) is one of the largest investment managers in the United States, managing $349.4 billion in assets as of June 30, 2011.  With 134 funds, as well as a variety of separately managed account options, Federated provides comprehensive investment management worldwide to approximately 4,900 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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