Robert L. Davis, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Davis is a Portfolio Manager in the Fixed Income group, specializing in developed and emerging-market currencies. He is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Global Income Trust, Putnam Diversified Income Trust, Putnam Premier Income Trust, and Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust. His responsibilities include the analysis of market and macro-economic data, development of quantitative models, and recommendations for global macro- and relative-value positions within foreign exchange markets. In addition, Mr. Davis oversees the portfolio construction process for institutional and retail accounts managed by Putnam's currency team. 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.

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual
Diversified Income Trust
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 278 funds in the Nontraditional Bond category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 171 funds in the Nontraditional Bond category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 278 funds in the Nontraditional Bond category.
Global Income Trust
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 259 funds in the World Bond category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 131 funds in the World Bond category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 245 funds in the World Bond category.

Closed End Funds

Master Intermediate Income Trust
Premier Income Trust