Eaton Vance Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend And Special Dividend

     Eaton Vance Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend And Special Dividend

PR Newswire

BOSTON, Dec. 4, 2012

BOSTON, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --The Board of Directors of Eaton Vance
Corp. (NYSE: EV) declared today a regular quarterly dividend of $0.20 per
share on its common stock, payable on December 20, 2012 to shareholders of
record on December 17, 2012.

The Board of Directors also declared today a special dividend of $1.00 per
share, payable on December 20, 2012 to shareholders of record on December 14,
2012. Although payment of the special dividend has no effect on net income
attributable to Eaton Vance Corp. shareholders, it is expected to reduce
earnings per diluted share by approximately $0.02 in the first quarter of
fiscal 2013 due to the application of the two-class method of calculating
earnings per share, as required by accounting principles generally accepted in
the United States of America. 

Eaton Vance Corp. is one of the oldest investment management firms in the
United States, with a history dating 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, timely
innovation 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, visit
www.eatonvance.com.

SOURCE Eaton Vance Corp.

Website: http://www.eatonvance.com
Contact: Daniel C. Cataldo, +1-617-672-8952, dcataldo@eatonvance.com