First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Portfolio Manager Update Call for First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund and

  First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Portfolio Manager Update Call for First
  Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund and First Trust/Aberdeen
  Emerging Opportunity Fund

Business Wire

WHEATON, Ill. -- January 8, 2013

First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) announced today that First Trust/Aberdeen
Global Opportunity Income Fund (NYSE: FAM) and First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging
Opportunity Fund  (NYSE: FEO) intend to host a conference call with Aberdeen
Asset Management, Inc. (“Aberdeen”), the Funds’ investment sub-advisor, on
Friday, January 18, 2013, at 11:00 A.M. Eastern Time. The purpose of the call
is to hear Aberdeen’s portfolio management teams provide updates for the
Funds.

-- Dial-in Number: (866) 865-6631; International (706) 679-1727; and Passcode
# 86809561. Please call 10 to 15 minutes before the scheduled start of the
teleconference.

-- Telephone Replay: (855) 859-2056; International (404) 537-3406; and
Passcode # 86809561. The replay will be available after the call until 11:59
P.M. Eastern Time on Monday, February 18, 2013.

FTA has served as each Fund’s investment advisor since each Fund’s inception.
FTA, along with its affiliate, First Trust Portfolios L.P., are privately-held
companies which provide a variety of investment services, including asset
management and financial advisory services, with collective assets under
management or supervision of over $63 billion as of December 31, 2012, through
unit investment trusts, exchange-traded funds, closed-end funds, mutual funds
and separate managed accounts.

If you have questions about the Funds that you would like answered on the
call, please email your questions to cefquestions@ftadvisors.com and refer to
Aberdeen by Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 6:00 P.M. Eastern Time. Each Fund’s
daily closing price and net asset value per share as well as other information
can be found at www.ftportfolios.com or by calling (800) 988-5891.

Contact:

First Trust Advisors L.P.
Jeff Margolin, (630) 915-6784