Garrett L. Hamilton, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Hamilton is a Portfolio Manager in the Tax Exempt Fixed Income group. He is responsible for managing a number of Putnam's single-state municipal bond and tax-exempt income funds, including Putnam Short-Term Municipal Income Fund and Putnam Intermediate-Term Municipal Income Fund. He joined Putnam in 2016 and has been in the investment industry since 2006.

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual Compare
AMT-Free Municipal Fund
California Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 90 funds in the Muni California Long category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 71 funds in the Muni California Long category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 87 funds in the Muni California Long category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 90 funds in the Muni California Long category.
Intermediate-Term Municipal Income Fund
Massachusetts Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 40 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 36 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 38 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 40 funds in the Muni Massachusetts category.
Minnesota Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 43 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 30 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 41 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 43 funds in the Muni Minnesota category.
New Jersey Tax Exempt Income Fund
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 48 funds in the Muni New Jersey category.
New York Tax Exempt Income Fund
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 66 funds in the Muni New York Long category.
Ohio Tax Exempt Income Fund
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 25 funds in the Muni Ohio category.
Pennsylvania Tax Exempt Income Fund
Short-Term Municipal Income Fund
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 177 funds in the Muni National Short category.
Tax Exempt Income Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 151 funds in the Muni National Long category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 111 funds in the Muni National Long category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 151 funds in the Muni National Long category.
Tax-Free High Yield Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 154 funds in the High Yield Muni category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 82 funds in the High Yield Muni category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 154 funds in the High Yield Muni category.

Closed End Funds

Managed Municipal Income Trust
Municipal Opportunities Trust

Blog posts

Munis feel knock-on effects of tax reform

1/23/2018

The municipal bond market will likely see a reduction in supply in 2018 because of certain provisions in the new tax reform law.