Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Open-End Funds

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Trustees of The Putnam Funds declare the following distributions today. RECORD PAYMENT FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS DATE DATE   Putnam Convertible Securities Fund– Class B Share (PCNBX) $0.0790 per share investment income 12/28/2015 12/30/2015 $0.8450 per share long-term capital gain $0.9240 per share

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud by Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Certain Officers and Directors

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that it has commenced an investigation of Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Tetraphase” or “the Company”) (NasdaqGS: TTPH) concerning securities violations and breach of fiduciary duty. To obtain additional information about the investigation, go to: http://zlkdocs.com/TTPH-Info-Request-Form-3798 or contact Joseph E.

Fitch Releases Report on Long Beach, CA

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has published a report on Long Beach, CA. The report is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com’. Additional information is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com’. Finance Authority of Long Beach, California https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=875230 Applicable Criteria Exposure Draft: U.S. Tax-Supported Rating Criteria (pub. 10 Sep 2015) https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=869942 Tax-S

Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Class A Open-End Funds

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Trustees of The Putnam Funds have declared the following distributions. FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS       RECORD/ EX DATE       PAYMENTDATE   Putnam AMT-Free Municipal Income Fund – Class A Shares (PPNAX) $0.0034 per share extra taxable income 12/29/2015 12/31/2015