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Aug 31, 2015, 09:30 ET

Royce Co-CIO Believes U.S. Small-Cap Equities are "On a Road to Normalization"

While global equity markets were bringing sizable returns to many investors prior to the recent Asian-driven correction, Royce & Associates...

Aug 27, 2015, 09:30 ET

Legg Mason's Investment Affiliates Advise Investors: "Take a Deep Breath"

 Investors turning on their TVs after U.S. equity markets opened on August 24 were greeted with news that was anything but good: a market...

Aug 11, 2015, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For July 2015

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $695.5 billion as of July 31, 2015.  This month's AUM...

Aug 03, 2015, 09:00 ET

Liquidity Decline in Global Fixed-Income Markets is Here to Stay

 Global fixed-income markets are experiencing a significant decline of liquidity. This can impact the ability of professional asset managers to...

Jul 31, 2015, 07:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports First Fiscal Quarter Results

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today reported its operating results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2015.  The Company reported...

Jul 30, 2015, 14:00 ET

Legg Mason Affiliate Portfolio Managers Eying Volatility

 At a recent conference in London to discuss prospects for the increasingly unpredictable global financial markets, portfolio managers from...

Jul 28, 2015, 18:54 ET

Legg Mason Announces Acquisition Of RARE Infrastructure Limited

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM), today announced that it has agreed to acquire a majority equity interest in RARE Infrastructure, Ltd., (RARE) a...

Jul 20, 2015, 13:16 ET

Legg Mason Hosting Conference Call To Discuss First Fiscal Quarter 2016 Results

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) will announce operating results for its first fiscal quarter 2016 ended June 30, 2015 on Friday, July 31, 2015, in...

Jul 16, 2015, 13:44 ET

Inflation Expectations Deserve Consideration From Investors

At a recent conference in London to discuss prospects for unpredictable global financial markets, portfolio managers from Legg Mason's affiliates...

Jul 13, 2015, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For June 2015

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $699.2 billion as of June 30, 2015.  This month's AUM...

Jul 07, 2015, 11:17 ET
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From London, Brandywine Global Managers See Increased Risk From China

At a recent Legg Mason conference in London to discuss prospects for the often unpredictable global financial markets, portfolio managers from its...

Jun 16, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Emerging Markets Gaining Appeal for Returns and Diversification - But Countries Matter

With U.S. equities at historic highs and many fixed income yields close to zero, many investors are looking abroad for better returns. One area of...

Jun 09, 2015, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For May 2015

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $706.8 billion as of May 31, 2015.  This month's AUM...

Jun 02, 2015, 14:01 ET

Path To Normalization Remains Long, But U.S. Treasury Bonds Grow More Attractive

Despite subpar growth and the possibility of postponed U.S. Federal Reserve rate hikes, 30-year U.S. Treasury bonds have sold off sharply recently....

Jun 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Announces Joseph A. Sullivan, Chairman & CEO, To Speak At Morgan Stanley Financials Conference

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced that Joseph A. Sullivan, Chairman & CEO is scheduled to speak at the Morgan Stanley Financials...

May 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For April 2015

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $706.8 billion as of April 30, 2015.  This month's AUM...

May 07, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Large-Cap Stocks: Weathering The Strong Dollar

 In a video presentation discussing the impact of the strong U.S. dollar on large-cap companies, ClearBridge Investments portfolio manager...

May 01, 2015, 06:59 ET

Legg Mason Reports Fourth Fiscal Quarter and Fiscal Year-End 2015 Results

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

Apr 29, 2015, 10:00 ET

Brandywine Global Sees Opportunity In European High Yield

 With interest rates at or near historical lows worldwide, fixed income investors want alternatives to lower-than-low return government bonds....

Apr 22, 2015, 10:00 ET

Permal Chief Investment Strategist Forecasts Beneficial Climate For Long-Term Investors

 According to market watcher Isaac R. Souede, Chairman and Chief Investment Strategist of Legg Mason affiliate Permal Group, in his Second...