Robert L. Salvin

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Salvin is a Portfolio Manager in the Core Fixed Income group, specializing in U.S. high-yield products. He is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Convertible Securities Fund, Putnam Floating Rate Income Fund, Putnam High Yield Fund, and Putnam High Income Securities Fund. Mr. Salvin joined Putnam in 2000 and has been in the investment industry since 1986.

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual Compare
Convertible Securities Fund
Floating Rate Income Fund
High Yield Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 599 funds in the High Yield Bond category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 321 funds in the High Yield Bond category.

Closed End Funds

High Income Securities Fund


Holding the middle ground with convertible securities


With characteristics of stocks and bonds, convertible securities can help diversify a portfolio. This study highlights Putnam's active approach to managing a convertibles portfolio.