Robert L. Salvin
Head of Corporate and Tax-Exempt Credit
Mr. Salvin is Head of Corporate and Tax-Exempt Credit within Fixed Income. He is responsible for managing the corporate credit and municipal investment processes. In addition, Mr. Salvin is a portfolio manager of Putnam Convertible Securities Fund, Putnam Diversified Income Trust, Putnam Floating Rate Income Fund, Putnam High Yield Fund, Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust, Putnam Premier Income Trust, and Putnam ESG High Yield ETF. Mr. Salvin is also responsible for covering the retail sector and portions of the non-cyclical market, as well as convertible securities. He joined Putnam in 2000 and has been in the investment industry since 1986.
|Putnam ESG High Yield ETF|
|Fact sheet||Annual||Semi annual|
|Convertible Securities Fund|
|Diversified Income Trust|
|Floating Rate Income Fund|
|High Yield Fund|
Closed End Funds
|Master Intermediate Income Trust|
|Premier Income Trust|
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