Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Open-End Funds

BOSTON--()--The Trustees of The Putnam Funds declare the following distributions today.

FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS RECORD
DATE
PAYMENT
DATE
     
George Putnam Balanced Fund – Class B Shares (PGEBX) 
$0.0340 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
George Putnam Balanced Fund – Class C Shares (PGPCX)    
$0.0360 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
George Putnam Balanced Fund – Class M Shares (PGEMX)     
$0.0480 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20 
 
George Putnam Balanced Fund – Class R Shares (PGPRX)     
$0.0590 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
George Putnam Balanced Fund – Class Y Shares (PGEYX)     
$0.0830 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
George Putnam Balanced Fund – Class R5 Shares (PGELX)     
$0.0830 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
George Putnam Balanced Fund – Class R6 Shares (PGEJX)     
$0.0880 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam Global Income Trust – Class B Shares (PGLBX)     
$0.0090 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam Global Income Trust – Class C Shares (PGGLX)    
$0.0100 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam Global Income Trust – Class R Shares (PGBRX)    
$0.0150 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam Global Income Trust – Class Y Shares (PGGYX)    
$0.0190 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam Global Income Trust – Class R5 Shares (PGGDX)    
$0.0200 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam Global Income Trust – Class R6 Shares (PGGEX)    
$0.0210 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam RetirementReady Maturity Fund – Class B Shares (PRMLX)     
$0.0100 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam RetirementReady Maturity Fund – Class C Shares (PRMCX)    
$0.0090 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam RetirementReady Maturity Fund – Class R Shares (PRMKX)     
$0.0160 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20 
 
Putnam RetirementReady Maturity Fund – Class Y Shares (PRMYX)     
$0.0220 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20
 
Putnam RetirementReady Maturity Fund – Class R6 Shares (PREWX)     
$0.0230 per share investment income 5/27/20 5/29/20

19(a) NOTICES

George Putnam Balanced Fund

$0.005 per share of George Putnam Balanced Fund’s dividend represents a long-term capital gain. This is only an estimate for the current fund fiscal year based on information we have at this time. In January 2021, we will provide final information about all 2020 distributions for your tax filing.

If a fund’s dividend included an estimated distribution such as a return of capital or capital gain: For the purposes of this disclosure, a fund’s dividend sources are determined in accordance with accounting principles, which may vary from federal tax treatment. The sources of dividends are estimated at the time of declaration. Actual results may vary. Any non-taxable return of capital cannot be determined until after the end of the fund’s fiscal year. In January 2021, you will receive information as to the federal tax status of this and other distributions from the fund in the preceding calendar year.

Contacts

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1-800-225-1581

Contacts

PUTNAM SHAREHOLDERS CONTACT:
1-800-225-1581