Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust Declares Monthly Distribution

        Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust Declares Monthly Distribution

PR Newswire

BOSTON, Dec. 3, 2012

BOSTON, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust (NYSE:
EVF), a closed-end management investment company, today declared a monthly
distribution of $0.039 per common share. As portfolio and market conditions
change, the rate of future distributions may change. The distribution is
expected to be paid on December 20, 2012, to shareholders of record on
December 13, 2012. The ex-dividend date is December 11, 2012.

It is also anticipated that the Fund will accelerate the declaration and
payment of its January 2013 monthly distribution to avoid being subject to
2012 federal excise tax. The Fund's January distribution is expected to be
payable in early January to shareholders of record on December 31, 2012. In
February 2013, the Fund expects to resume its regular monthly distribution and
payment schedule.

At this time the Fund believes that a portion of the December distribution may
be comprised of amounts from sources other than net investment income. If
that is the case, you will be notified in writing. Further information will
be available prior to the payment date at The
final determination of tax characteristics of the Fund's distributions will
occur after the end of the year, at which time it will be reported to the

The Fund is managed by Eaton Vance Management, a subsidiary of Eaton Vance
Corp. (NYSE: EV), based in Boston, one of the oldest investment management
firms in the United States, with a history dating back to 1924. Eaton Vance
and its affiliates managed $199.5 billion in assets as of October 31, 2012,
offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies
and wealth management solutions. The Company's long record of providing
exemplary service and attractive returns through a variety of market
conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of
today's most discerning investors. For more information about Eaton Vance,

SOURCE Eaton Vance Management

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