Putnam Investments Announces Dividend Rates

For Variable Trusts

BOSTON--()--The following information has been declared by the Trustees of The Putnam Funds.

       

RECORD

PAYMENT

FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS

EX DATE

DATE

 

Putnam VT- American Government Income Fund - Class A Shares

$0.2530 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- American Government Income Fund - Class B Shares

$0.2240 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Capital Opportunities Fund - Class A Shares

$0.1320 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$1.5230 per share long-term capital gain

$1.6550 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Capital Opportunities Fund - Class B Shares

$0.0920 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$1.5230 per share long-term capital gain

$1.6150 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Diversified Income Trust - Class A Shares

$0.3630 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Diversified Income Trust - Class B Shares

$0.3470 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Equity Income Fund - Class A Shares

$0.4810 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$0.7510 per share long-term capital gain

$1.2320 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Equity Income Fund - Class B Shares

$0.4240 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$0.7510 per share long-term capital gain

$1.1750 per share total
 

Putnam VT- George Putnam Balanced Fund - Class A Shares

$0.1970 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- George Putnam Balanced Fund - Class B Shares

$0.1720 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Global Asset Allocation Fund - Class A Shares

$0.2970 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0050 per share short-term capital gain

$0.6000 per share long-term capital gain

$0.9020 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Global Asset Allocation Fund - Class B Shares

$0.2550 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0050 per share short-term capital gain

$0.6000 per share long-term capital gain

$0.8600 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Global Equity Fund - Class A Shares

$0.2720 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Global Equity Fund - Class B Shares

$0.2330 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Global Health Care - Class A Shares

$0.1360 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$1.4590 per share long-term capital gain

$1.5950 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Global Health Care - Class B Shares

$0.0900 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$1.4590 per share long-term capital gain

$1.549 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Global Utilities Fund - Class A Shares

$0.3720 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0040 per share short-term capital gain

$0.7260 per share long-term capital gain

$1.1020 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Global Utilities Fund - Class B Shares

$0.3400 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0040 per share short-term capital gain

$0.7260 per share long-term capital gain

$1.0700 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Growth & Income Fund - Class A Shares

$0.5800 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0410 per share short-term capital gain

$1.2030 per share long-term capital gain

$1.8240 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Growth & Income Fund - Class B Shares

$0.5140 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0410 per share short-term capital gain

$1.2030 per share long-term capital gain

$1.7580 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Growth Opportunities Fund - Class A Shares

$0.0130 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0900 per share short-term capital gain

$0.0260 per share long-term capital gain

$0.1290 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Growth Opportunities Fund - Class B Shares

$0.0090 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0900 per share short-term capital gain

$0.0260 per share long-term capital gain

$0.1250 per share total
 

Putnam VT- High Yield Trust - Class A Shares

$0.4000 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- High Yield Trust - Class B Shares

$0.3810 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Income Fund - Class A Shares

$0.5110 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Income Fund - Class B Shares

$0.4830 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- International Equity Fund - Class A Shares

$0.3390 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- International Equity Fund - Class B Shares

$0.3050 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- International Growth Fund - Class A Shares

$0.2640 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- International Growth Fund - Class B Shares

$0.2140 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- International Value Fund - Class A Shares

$0.1810 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- International Value Fund - Class B Shares

$0.1560 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Investors Fund - Class A Shares

$0.2470 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$1.0210 per share long-term capital gain

$1.2680 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Investors Fund - Class B Shares

$0.2080 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$1.0210 per share long-term capital gain

$1.2290 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Multi-Cap Growth Fund - Class A Shares

$0.3180 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.2720 per share short-term capital gain

$2.3130 per share long-term capital gain

$2.9030 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Multi-Cap Growth Fund - Class B Shares

$0.2280 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.2720 per share short-term capital gain

$2.3130 per share long-term capital gain

$2.8130 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Multi-Cap Value Fund - Class A Shares

$0.1880 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$0.8120 per share long-term capital gain

$1.000 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Multi-Cap Value Fund - Class B Shares

$0.1450 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17

$0.8120 per share long-term capital gain

$0.9570 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Research Fund - Class A Shares

$0.2100 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Research Fund - Class B Shares

$0.1530 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
 

Putnam VT- Small Cap Value Fund - Class A Shares

$0.1460 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0520 per share short-term capital gain

$0.5780 per share long-term capital gain

$0.7760 per share total
 

Putnam VT- Small Cap Value Fund - Class B Shares

$0.1110 per share investment income 3/30/17 3/30/17
$0.0520 per share short-term capital gain

$0.5780 per share long-term capital gain

$0.7410 per share total

Contacts

Putnam Shareholders Contact:
1-800-225-1581

Contacts

Putnam Shareholders Contact:
1-800-225-1581