SOURCE: Putnam Investments

Putnam Investments

January 14, 2010 15:24 ET

Putnam Announces Distribution Rates for Class A Open-End Funds

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - January 14, 2010) - The Trustees of The Putnam Funds declared the following distributions at a meeting held today.

                                                     RECORD   PAYMENT
FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS                          DATE     DATE

Putnam American Government Income Fund - Class A
 Shares (PAGVX)
$0.0410 per share investment income                 1/15/10   1/20/10

Putnam Asset Allocation: Conservative Portfolio -
 Class A Shares (PACAX)
$0.0240 per share investment income                 1/15/10   1/20/10

Putnam Global Income Trust - Class A Shares (PGGIX)
$0.0870 per share investment income                 1/25/10   1/29/10

Putnam High Yield Trust - Class A Shares (PHIGX)
$0.0450 per share investment income                 1/21/10   1/25/10

Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund - Class A Shares
 (PHYIX)
$0.0350 per share investment income                 1/19/10   1/25/10

Putnam Income Fund - Class A Shares (PINCX)
$0.0390 per share investment income                 1/19/10   1/25/10

Putnam Income Strategies Fund - Class A Shares
 (PISFX)
$0.0270 per share investment income                 1/21/10   1/25/10