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Senior Loan Select Closed-End, 30  Ticker: FYERQX
 
Description
The Senior Loan Select Closed-End Portfolio is a unit investment trust which invests in common stocks of closed-end investment companies, the portfolios of which are concentrated in senior corporate loans. The portfolio seeks to provide investors with the potential for high current income.
 
Summary
Product Code: SL2Y30
Portfolio Status: Secondary
Initial Offer Date: 01/26/2018
Secondary Date: 05/18/2018
Portfolio Ending Date: 01/27/2020
Tax Structure: Regulated Investment Company
Distributions: Monthly
 
Historical 12-Month Distribution Rate of Trust Holdings:^ 6.38%
Initial Offer Price: $10.0000
NAV(*): $8.4821
POP(*): $8.6773
Remaining Deferred Sales Charge: $0.0000
* As of Trade Date: 12/14/2018 4:00pm ET
The Public Offering Price (POP) represents the net asset value per unit plus any applicable organization costs and sales charges. The Net Asset Value (NAV) represents the value per unit of a trust’s portfolio securities and other assets reduced by applicable deferred sales charges and other liabilities.
^There is no guarantee the issuers of the securities included in the trust will declare dividends or distributions in the future. The historical distribution rate of the securities included in the trust is for illustrative purposes only and is not indicative of the trust's distribution rate. The historical distribution rate is the weighted average of the trailing twelve month distributions paid by the securities included in the portfolio and is reduced to account for the effects of fees and expenses which will be incurred when investing in a trust. The distribution rate paid by the trust may be higher or lower than the amount shown above due to certain factors that may include, but are not limited to, a change in the dividends or distributions paid by issuers, actual expenses incurred, or the sale of securities in the portfolio.

 Holdings  Export Current Holdings | View Initial Holdings  
NameSymbolWeighting
 THL Credit Senior Loan Fund TSLF 5.94%
 Blackstone/GSO Long-Short Credit Income Fund BGX 5.92%
 Voya Prime Rate Trust PPR 5.86%
 Invesco Senior Income Trust VVR 5.84%
 Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund BSL 5.73%
 Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund Inc. AFT 5.72%
 Western Asset Corporate Loan Fund Inc. TLI 5.68%
 Pioneer Floating Rate Trust PHD 5.64%
 Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. ARDC 5.64%
 Invesco Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fund VTA 5.63%
 BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust BGT 5.62%
 Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust EVF 4.66%
 Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust EFT 4.59%
 Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust EFR 4.58%
 Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Plus Fund EFF 4.51%
 Nuveen Credit Strategies Income Fund JQC 3.85%
 Nuveen Short Duration Credit Opportunities Fund JSD 3.72%
 Nuveen Senior Income Fund NSL 3.65%
 Nuveen Floating Rate Income Fund JFR 3.57%
 Nuveen Floating Rate Income Opportunity Fund JRO 3.54%
 
Total Number of Holdings:    20
Underlying Securities information represented above is as of 12/14/2018 but will vary with future fluctuations in the market.

Risk Considerations

Buy & Hold Risk – Taxable Trusts. This UIT is a buy and hold strategy and investors should consider their ability to hold the trust until maturity. There may be tax consequences unless units are purchased in an IRA or other qualified plan.

Closed-End Fund Risk. Closed-end funds are subject to various risks, including management's ability to meet the fund's investment objective, and to manage the fund's portfolio when the underlying securities are redeemed or sold, during periods of market turmoil and as investors' perceptions regarding the funds or their underlying investments change. Unlike open-end funds, which trade at prices based on a current determination of the fund's net asset value, closed-end funds frequently trade at a discount to their net asset value in the secondary market. Certain closed-end funds may employ the use of leverage, which increases the volatility of such funds.

Floating Rate Risk. Certain of the funds invest in floating-rate securities. A floating-rate security is an instrument in which the interest rate payable on the obligation fluctuates on a periodic basis based upon changes in an interest rate benchmark. As a result, the yield on such a security will generally decline in a falling interest rate environment, causing the trust to experience a reduction in the income it receives from such securities.

Foreign Securities Risk. An investment in securities of foreign issuers should be made with an understanding of the additional risks involved, such as currency fluctuations, political risk, withholding, the lack of adequate financial information, and exchange control restrictions impacting foreign issuers.

Investment Grade Bonds Risk. Investment grade securities are subject to numerous risks including higher interest rates, economic recession, deterioration of the investment grade security market or investors' perception thereof, possible downgrades and defaults of interest and/or principal.

Senior Loans Risk. The yield on senior loans will generally decline in a falling interest rate environment and increase in a rising interest rate environment. Senior loans are generally below investment grade quality ("junk" bonds). An investment in senior loans involves the risk that the borrowers may default on their obligations to pay principal or interest when due.

Volatility Risk. The value of the securities held by the trust may be subject to steep declines or increased volatility due to changes in performance or perception of the issuers.

Additional Risk. For a discussion of additional risks of investing in the trust see the "Risk Factors" section of the prospectus.

Important Note. It is important to note that an investment can be made in the underlying funds directly rather than through the trust. These direct investments can be made without paying the trust's sales charge, operating expenses and organizational costs.

Operational Risk. As the use of Internet technology has become more prevalent in the course of business, the trust has become more susceptible to potential operational risks through breaches in cyber security.

You should carefully consider the trust's investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses before investing. Contact your financial advisor or call First Trust Portfolios, L.P. at 1.800.621.1675 to request a prospectus, which contains this and other information about the trust. Read it carefully before you invest.

This product information does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities in any state to any person to whom it is not lawful to make such an offer. Sales of any of these securities must include prospectus delivery and the services of a retail broker/dealer duly licensed in the appropriate states.

Not FDIC Insured, Not Bank Guaranteed and May Lose Value.

Fund Cusip Information
30307A187 (Cash)
30307A195 (Reinvest)
30307A203 (Cash-Fee)
30307A211 (Reinvest-Fee)
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