UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 11, 2017
EATON VANCE CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
Two International Place, Boston, Massachusetts
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (617) 482-8260
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INFORMATION INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
An annual meeting of the holders of Voting Common Stock (the Voting Stockholders) of Eaton Vance Corp. (the Company) was held on January 11, 2017. All of the 442,932 outstanding shares of the Companys Voting Common Stock were represented in person or by proxy at the meeting.
The following matters received the affirmative vote of all of the outstanding Voting Common Stock and were approved:
The minutes of the previous annual meeting of Voting Stockholders held on January 13, 2016.
The annual report to shareholders of the Company for the fiscal year ended October 31, 2016.
The election of the following individuals as directors to hold office until the next annual meeting and until their successors are elected and qualify:
Ann E. Berman
Thomas E. Faust Jr.
Leo I. Higdon, Jr.
Brian D. Langstraat
Dorothy E. Puhy
Winthrop H. Smith, Jr.
Richard A. Spillane, Jr.
The selection of the firm Deloitte & Touche LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for its fiscal year ending October 31, 2017.
The ratification of the acts of the Board of Directors since the previous annual meeting of Voting Stockholders held on January 13, 2016.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
EATON VANCE CORP.
January 12, 2017
Laurie G. Hylton
Chief Financial Officer