Legg Mason Hosting Conference Call To Discuss Fiscal Second Quarter 2013 Results

-- General Public Invited to Participate Via Special Access Line -

Oct 16, 2012, 10:30 ET from Legg Mason, Inc.

BALTIMORE, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) will announce operating results for its fiscal second quarter 2013 ended September 30, 2012 on Friday, October 26, 2012, in a press release that will be issued at approximately 7:00 a.m. EDT.  The press release will also be available on the firm's website at www.leggmason.com.  

A conference call to discuss the company's results will be hosted by Joe Sullivan, Interim CEO of Legg Mason, Inc., at 8:00 a.m., EDT.  This call will be open to the general public.  Interested participants can access the conference call by dialing 1-800-447-0521 or for international calls 1-847-413-3238 confirmation number 33535698.  Please dial-in at least 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start to ensure connection.  The presentation slides that will be reviewed during the conference call will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Legg Mason website shortly after the release of the financial results.

For those participants unable to listen to the live broadcast of the conference call, a replay will be available on the Legg Mason website under the Investor Relations section or by dialing 1-888-843-7419 or for international calls 1-630-652-3042 enter pass code 33535698# when prompted.  Please note that the replay will be available beginning at 12:00 p.m., EDT on Friday, October 26, 2012 and ending at 11:59 p.m., EST on November 9, 2012.

Legg Mason, Inc. is a global asset management firm, with $651 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2012.  The company provides active asset management in many major investment centers throughout the world. Legg Mason is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, and its common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: LM).

SOURCE Legg Mason, Inc.