Robert L. Davis, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Davis is a Portfolio Manager in the Fixed Income group, specializing in developed and emergingmarket currencies and rates markets. He is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Diversified Income Trust, Putnam Global Income Trust, Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust, and Putnam Premier Income Trust. Mr. Davis is responsible for the analysis of market and macro-economic data, development of quantitative models, and recommendations for global macro- and relative-value positions. In addition, Mr. Davis oversees the Quantitative Modeling team within the Portfolio Construction group. Previously at Putnam, he served in various roles of increasing responsibility, including as an Analyst and a Portfolio Associate. Mr. Davis has been in the investment industry since he joined Putnam in 1999.

Mutual Funds

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual Compare
Diversified Income Trust
Global Income Trust
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 190 funds in the World Bond category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 128 funds in the World Bond category.

Closed End Funds

Master Intermediate Income Trust
Premier Income Trust

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