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Western Asset CIO Ken Leech on global growth, inflation trends and the impact on bond investors


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| August 18,2014
Unconstrained fixed income investments may offer investors the flexibility needed in today's environment
| August 14,2014
Higher yield and lower duration might be an attractive combination in today�s environment
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| August 14,2014
Are more attractive relative valuations now available in non-US markets?
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Western | August 8,2014
U.S. growth gathers pace
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Brandywine Global | July 25,2014
Portfolio Manager Regina Borromeo discusses the current fixed income environment, along with its uncertainties and potential opportunities
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Legg Mason | July 22,2014
The creation of the MBTI - and how companies can use it to build better, deeper relationships with their clients.
Western | July 17,2014
Christopher Jacobs discusses how middle market debt may add value to fixed-income portfolios
ClearBridge | June 17,2014
Brian Angerame and Derek Deutsch highlight characteristics of mid-cap stocks
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Royce & Associates | June 11,2014
Frank Gannon shares his views on changing equity market leadership
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Western | June 11,2014
The ECB announced a new program that will provide European banks with very low cost loans for up to four years. But it is less clear whether the program will lead to new credit creation in Europe.
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Poll

Which Asian country will have the strongest growth in the coming year?








Poll

Which Asian country will have the strongest growth in the coming year?

Japan, as Shinzo Abe's policy initiatives take hold
(20%)
India, as Narendra Modi's new government enacts changes
(35%)
China, as Xi Jinping's reforms promote a stronger financial sector
(24%)
South Korea, as President Park Geun-hye's plan to boost growth bears fruit
(21%)



Previous month Poll

Go for growth: Where will a global recovery be strongest this year?

Europe, as countries emerge from bailouts
(43%)
US, as consumers regain optimism
(40%)
Japan, as stimulus programs begin to bear fruit
(7%)
China, as reform and pro-growth policies continue
(10%)