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EQ ADVISORS TRUSTSM

EQ/ALLIANCEBERNSTEIN SHORT-TERM GOVERNMENT BOND PORTFOLIO

SUPPLEMENT DATED AUGUST 16, 2012 TO THE SUMMARY PROSPECTUS DATED MAY 1, 2012

 

 

This Supplement updates information contained in the Summary Prospectus dated May 1, 2012 of the EQ/AllianceBernstein Short-Term Government Bond Portfolio (“Portfolio”) of EQ Advisors Trust (“Trust”). You should read this Supplement in conjunction with the Summary Prospectus and retain it for future reference. You may obtain an additional copy of the Summary Prospectus, or a copy of the Prospectus and Statement of Additional Information, free of charge, by writing to the Trust at 1290 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York 10104, or you can view print, and download a copy of these documents at the Trust’s website at
www.axa-equitablefunds.com.

The purpose of this Supplement is to provide you with information about the Portfolio’s portfolio manager.

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As of the date of this supplement, the legend on the first page of the Portfolio’s Summary Prospectus is hereby deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following:

 

 

Before you invest, you may want to review the Portfolio’s Prospectus, which contains more information about the Portfolio and its risks. The Portfolio’s current Prospectus, dated May 1, 2012, as supplemented May 4, 2012, May 7, 2012, May 31, 2012, July 5, 2012, July 19, 2012, July 20, 2012, July 31, 2012, August 2, 2012, August 15, 2012 and August 16, 2012, and Statement of Additional Information (“SAI”), dated May 1, 2012, as supplemented May 4, 2012, May 15, 2012; July 19, 2012 and August 7, 2012; and the Portfolio’s audited financial statements included in its annual report to shareholders dated December 31, 2011, are incorporated by reference into this Summary Prospectus. You can find the Portfolio’s Prospectus and SAI and any supplements thereto, its annual report and other information about the Portfolio online at www.axa-equitablefunds.com/allportfolios.aspx. You can also get this information at no cost by calling 1-877-222-2144 or by sending an e-mail request to service@axa-equitable.com. This Summary Prospectus is intended for use in connection with a variable contract as defined in Section 817(d) of the Internal Revenue Code (“Contracts”) and certain other eligible investors and is not intended for use by other investors.

 

 

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All references to Greg Wilensky are hereby deleted from the Summary Prospectus.

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The following information is hereby added to the section entitled “Who Manages the Portfolio – Advisers: AllianceBernstein L.P. – Portfolio Managers” of the Summary Prospectus:

Portfolio Manager:

 

Name

   Title    Date Began Managing the
Portfolio
    

Michael L. Mon

   Vice President and
Portfolio Analyst/Manager of
AllianceBernstein
   August 2012     

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