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. He joined Putnam in 2000 and has been in the investment industry since 1986.

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual Compare
Convertible Securities Fund
overall Morningstar rating among 75 funds in the Convertibles category.
10-year Morningstar rating among 38 funds in the Convertibles category.
5-year Morningstar rating among 65 funds in the Convertibles category.
3-year Morningstar rating among 75 funds in the Convertibles category.
Floating Rate Income Fund
High Yield Fund

Closed End Funds

High Income Securities Fund

Whitepapers

Holding the middle ground with convertible securities

16-Oct

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.