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Feb 09, 2016, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For January 2016

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $651.5 billion as of January 31, 2016.  This month's AUM included...

Feb 08, 2016, 09:30 ET

Western Asset's John Bellows Brings Graduate School Bond Math Insights to 2016 Legg Mason Investor Day

 It's on everybody's minds: are Fed rates going to continue to go up? There are currently two sides of the landscape – rates will...

Jan 27, 2016, 08:00 ET

Pete Nachtwey, Chief Financial Officer, To Present At 17th Annual Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced that Pete Nachtwey, its Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to speak at the Credit Suisse...

Jan 25, 2016, 11:00 ET

Legg Mason Hires Roger Paradiso as Head of Alternative Distribution Strategies

Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced the appointment of Roger Paradiso as Head of Alternative Distribution Strategies, effective immediately....

Jan 22, 2016, 17:52 ET

Correction: Legg Mason Issued Corrected Record Date

Legg Mason, (NYSE:LM) announced the correction of a record date regarding the quarterly dividend payable April 11, 2016 published in the Company's...

Jan 22, 2016, 07:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Results For Third Fiscal Quarter 2016

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today reported its operating results for the third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2015.  The Company...

Jan 22, 2016, 06:30 ET

Legg Mason Announces Acquisition of Clarion Partners

 Legg Mason Inc., (NYSE: LM), today announced that it has agreed to acquire a majority equity interest in Clarion Partners, a leading...

Jan 22, 2016, 06:30 ET

Legg Mason Announces Strategic Investment in Precidian Investments

 Legg Mason, Inc. [NYSE: LM], today announced that it has acquired a minority equity position in Precidian Investments, a firm specializing in...

Jan 22, 2016, 06:30 ET

Legg Mason Announces Combination of EnTrust Capital and Permal Group

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to combine Permal, Legg Mason's existing hedge fund...

Jan 13, 2016, 09:30 ET

Legg Mason Affiliate Investment Managers Assess Recent Equity Downturn

 Reacting to the recent downturn in global equity markets, and seeking to reassure investors who are searching for answers, Legg Mason brought...

Jan 13, 2016, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For December 2015

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $671.5 billion as of December 31, 2015.  This month's AUM...

Jan 08, 2016, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Announces Third Fiscal Quarter 2016 Conference Call and Investor Day Meeting

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) will announce operating results for its third fiscal quarter 2016 ended December 31, 2015 on Friday, January 22,...

Jan 05, 2016, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Launches First Suite Of ETF Products

Legg Mason Inc., (NYSE: LM), today announced that it has launched four new outcome-oriented index-based ETF funds in partnership with its...

Dec 17, 2015, 09:00 ET

Royce Funds Portfolio Manager Believes the Fed Decision Removes Some Uncertainty in a World Rife with Contradictions

 The Fed has followed through on previous signals and raised rates 25 basis points, the first increase on the part of the US Central Bank in a...

Dec 16, 2015, 17:02 ET

Legg Mason Portfolio Managers Respond to Federal Reserve Rate Hike

This morning's move by the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) to raise interest rates was expected by Legg Mason's bond managers. They believe this first...

Dec 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

Legg Mason Affiliates See Opportunities And Risks Ahead For 2016

With many equity markets rising albeit with increasing volatility, and fixed income markets facing rising rates in the U.S. even as other countries...

Dec 10, 2015, 08:00 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For November 2015

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $691.4 billion as of November 30, 2015.  This month's AUM included...

Nov 30, 2015, 09:30 ET

Liquidity Premiums Creating Risks and Opportunities in Fixed Income

 In his webcast, "Understanding, Managing and Capitalizing on Bond Market Liquidity," Western Asset Management Deputy Chief Investment Officer...

Nov 11, 2015, 09:00 ET

Legg Mason Announces Joseph A. Sullivan, Chairman & CEO, To Speak At Bank Of America Merrill Lynch Banking & Financial Services Conference

 Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) today announced that Joseph A. Sullivan, Chairman & CEO is scheduled to speak at the Bank of America Merrill...

Nov 11, 2015, 07:55 ET

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For October 2015

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of $697.0 billion as of October 31, 2015.  This month's AUM included...