Cover Story: Custom Job
All signs point to 2010 as the year in which many substantive retirement planning reforms will either be cemented or set into motion by Congress...
Social Security Solvency Plan
Robert Reynolds, president and CEO of Putnam Investments, is calling for legislators to help solve the coming retirement crisis in America.
Danger & Opportunity: Crafting a Better Target Date Fund
Striving to help investors pull in higher retirement incomes, Putnam Investments has revamped its existing line of target date funds by integrating target absolute return...
New Putnam Target Date Funds Mix Absolute Return, Traditional Styles
Funds seek to mitigate market volatility and create a more stable sequencing of investment returns
Putnam Chairman Steps Down
Haldeman to be replaced by Robert Reynolds
Putnam Investments Lays Off 260; Parent Posts Big Loss in 4th Quarter
Boston-based Putnam Investments announced February 11 that it would lay off 260 people
Putnam Rolls Out Target Absolute Return Funds
Putnam Investments said January 13 that it had launched a family of four absolute return mutual funds designed to provide returns
New Marketing Chief at Putnam
Putnam Investments' president and CEO, Robert Reynolds, announced the naming of Jeffrey Carney as a Putnam managing director and head of global marketing and products. The appointment is effective October 27.
For time immemorial (actually, around 25 years), this magazine has spotlighted each month a mutual fund. As we prepared for this anniversary issue and wondered...