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Sep 10, 2014, 07:55 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For August 2014

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $711 billion as of August 31, 2014.  This month's AUM included...

Sep 02, 2014, 08:58 ET

Legg Mason Hosts Investor Day 2014

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) will hold its 2014 Investor Day on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from approximately 12:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. EDT....

Aug 27, 2014, 09:06 ET

Western Asset Middle Market Income Fund Inc. Raises $327 Million for its Initial Public Offering

Western Asset Middle Market Income Fund Inc. (NASDAQ: XWMFX or the "Fund") announced today that pricing has been completed for its...

Aug 12, 2014, 07:55 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For July 2014

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $693 billion as of July 31, 2014. This month's AUM included...

Aug 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

Legg Mason Launches New Scholars Choice Web Feature to Educate Advisors, Parents and Grandparents about 529s

 Legg Mason, Inc. today announced enhancements to its Scholars Choice website with improved tools and content to help advisors better serve...

Jul 31, 2014, 06:58 ET

Legg Mason Reports Results For First Fiscal Quarter 2015

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today reported its operating results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2014.  The Company reported net...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:11 ET

Legg Mason Announces Acquisition Of Martin Currie

 Legg Mason (NYSE:LM) today announced the acquisition of Martin Currie, an active international equity specialist based in the United...

Jul 17, 2014, 11:00 ET

Legg Mason Hosting Conference Call To Discuss Fiscal First Quarter 2015 Results

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) will announce operating results for its fiscal first quarter 2015 ended June 30, 2014 on Thursday, July 31, 2014,...

Jul 11, 2014, 07:55 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For June 2014

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $704 billion as of June 30, 2014.  This month's AUM included...

Jul 09, 2014, 11:00 ET

Legg Mason's Scholars Choice® College Savings Program Has Maintained Performance Streak

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) announced today that its Scholars Choice College Savings Program was honored again, for the 18th consecutive...

Jun 23, 2014, 16:22 ET

Legg Mason Announces Pricing of $650 Million Senior Notes and Delivery of Notice of Redemption

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) announced today that it priced its underwritten public offering of $250 million of Senior Notes due 2019 and $250...

Jun 11, 2014, 07:58 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For May 2014

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $686 billion as of May 31, 2014.  This month's AUM included...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:00 ET

Legg Mason Announces Joseph A. Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer, To Present At The 2014 Morgan Stanley Financials Conference

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced that Joseph A. Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to speak at the Morgan...

Jun 02, 2014, 07:30 ET

Legg Mason Completes Acquisition Of QS Investors

 Legg Mason, (NYSE: LM) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of QS Investors, a leading customized solutions and global...

May 28, 2014, 10:00 ET

Legg Mason Announces Pete C. Nachtwey, Chief Financial Officer, To Present At The 2014 KBW Asset Management Conference

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced that Pete C. Nachtwey, Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to speak at the KBW Asset Management...

May 15, 2014, 10:30 ET

ClearBridge Midcap Core Wins U.S. Investment Management Award From Institutional Investor Magazine

 The ClearBridge Mid Cap Core strategy was named a winner in the Midcap Core Equity category by Institutional Investor magazine at its 5th...

May 12, 2014, 11:00 ET

Investors Confident They Will Have Enough Money To Retire But Fear Catastrophic Event Could Derail Their Plans

 According to a new survey of 500 affluent U.S. investors released today by Legg Mason, 88% are confident they will have enough money to live...

May 12, 2014, 07:57 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management For April 2014

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $673 billion as of April 30, 2014.  This month's AUM reflected...

May 01, 2014, 06:59 ET

Legg Mason Reports Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year-End Results

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today reported its operating results for the fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2014.  For the...

Apr 30, 2014, 16:45 ET

Legg Mason Appoints Carol A. "John" Davidson To Its Board Of Directors

 Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced the appointment of John Davidson, an executive with significant audit and public company...