Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund Declares Monthly Distribution

    Federated Enhanced Treasury Income Fund Declares Monthly Distribution

PR Newswire

PITTSBURGH, March 11, 2013

PITTSBURGH, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Federated Enhanced Treasury Income
Fund (NYSE: FTT) today announced the monthly distribution under its managed
distribution plan. Under the new plan effective March 1, 2013, the fund makes
monthly cash distributions approximating 4.0% of the fund's net asset value
(NAV) on an annualized basis. The fund may make distributions in excess of
those required under the plan in order to meet its obligations under the
Internal Revenue Code.

Pursuant to the plan, the fund has declared its monthly distribution. The
distribution amount is based on the fund's NAV of $15.71 on Feb. 28, 2013.

Record Date:      March 21, 2013
Ex-Dividend Date: March  19, 2013
Payable Date:     March 28, 2013
                                                      Distributions Per Share
                                                      Amount     Change From
                                                                Previous Month
                  Federated Enhanced Treasury Income  $ 0.052  $ (0.020)

The fund's distributions under the plan, including the current distribution,
may include net investment income, net realized long-term capital gains, net
realized short-term capital gains and return of capital. 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
should not draw any conclusions about the fund's investment performance from
the amount of this distribution or from the terms of the fund's plan. The
fund employs an integrated U.S. Treasury-based strategy with option writing
and a duration management overlay in order to seek to provide investors with
the potential for current income and total return.

Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) is one of the largest investment
managers in the United States, managing $379.8 billion in assets as of Dec.
31, 2012. With 137 funds, as well as a variety of separately managed account
options, Federated provides comprehensive investment management worldwide to
approximately 4,700 institutions and intermediaries including corporations,
government entities, insurance companies, foundations and endowments, banks
and broker/dealers. For more information, visit FederatedInvestors.com.

SOURCE Federated Investors, Inc.

Website: http://FederatedInvestors.com
Contact: Media:Melissa Ryan, +1-412-288-8079 or Meghan McAndrew,
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