Putnam Announces Distribution Rates for Closed-End Funds

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Sep 14, 2012) - The Trustees of The Putnam Funds have announced the following distributions.

    EX   RECORD   PAYMENT
FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS   DATE   DATE   DATE
             
Putnam High Income Securities Fund ( NYSE : PCF ) (CUSIP:746779-10-7)      
$0.0439 per share investment income   9/20/12   9/24/12   10/1/12
    10/22/12   10/24/12   11/1/12
             
Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust ( NYSE : PIM ) (CUSIP:746909-10-0)      
$0.0260 per share investment income   9/20/12   9/24/12   10/1/12
    10/22/12   10/24/12   11/1/12
             
Putnam Premier Income Trust ( NYSE : PPT ) (CUSIP:746853-10-0)      
$0.0300 per share investment income   9/20/12   9/24/12   10/1/12
    10/22/12   10/24/12   11/1/12
             
Putnam Managed Municipal Income Trust ( NYSE : PMM ) (CUSIP:746-823-10-3)      
$0.0389 per share investment income   9/20/12   9/24/12   10/1/12
    10/22/12   10/24/12   11/1/12
             
Putnam Municipal Opportunities Trust ( NYSE : PMO ) (CUSIP:746922-10-3)      
$0.0559 per share investment income   9/20/12   9/24/12   10/1/12
    10/22/12   10/24/12   11/1/12