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Putnam Diversified Income A (PDINX)

7.92 0.00(0.00%) Jul 28

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Putnam Diversified Income A
One Post Office SqMailstop A 14Boston MA 02109
Phone: 800-225-1581
Fund Overview 
Category:Nontraditional Bond
Fund Family:Putnam
Net Assets:6.44B
Year-to-Date Return:3.36%
Morningstar Rating:4 stars
Fund Inception Date:Oct 3, 1988
Morningstar Style Box 
Nontraditional Bond
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Management Information 
D. William Kohli
Lead Manager since Dec 31, 1994
Mr. Kohli is Co-Head of Fixed Income at Putnam. In this role, he draws on the security-specific expertise of the sector specialist teams within the Core Fixed Income group to build optimal institutional portfolios, specializing in global and non-U.S. multi-sector mandates. Mr. Kohli is also a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Global Income Trust, Putnam Diversified Income Trust, Putnam Absolute Return 100 Fund, Putnam Absolute Return 300 Fund, Putnam Premier Income Trust, and Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust. He joined Putnam in 1994 as a Senior Portfolio Manager, responsible for Putnam’s global fixed-income mutual funds as well as several institutional accounts. Mr. Kohli is a member of Putnam’s Executive Committee, and has been in the investment industry since 1986.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:0
Min Initial Investment, IRA:N/A
Min Initial Investment, AIP:N/A
Min Subsequent Investment:N/A
Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:N/A
Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:N/A
PDINX can be purchased from 136 brokerages.

Fund Summary 
The investment seeks as high a level of current income as the adviser believes is consistent with preservation of capital. The fund invests mainly in bonds that are secularized debt instruments (such as mortgage-backed investments) and other obligations of companies and governments worldwide, which are either investment-grade or below-investment-grade (sometimes referred to as "junk bonds") in quality and have intermediate- to long-term maturities (three years or longer). It typically use to a significant extent derivatives, such as futures, options, certain foreign currency transactions and swap contracts, for both hedging and non-hedging purposes.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend (Jul 14, 2014) : 0.03
Last Cap Gain : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Jul 23, 2014) : 180.00%
Average for Category:284.66%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpensePDINXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):0.99%1.26%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:0.99%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:0.99%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:0.25%N/A
Max Front End Sales Load:4.00%4.06%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A1.42%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:703628
5 Yr Expense Projection*:9251,009
10 Yr Expense Projection*:1,5642,020
* Per $10,000 invested