Legg Mason has been identifying investment opportunities and delivering successful portfolio solutions for over a century. Driven by our mission of ‘Investing to Improve LivesTM' , we continually seek to enhance the quality of life of our clients and the communities in which we operate.
Today we manage over NZ$1.2 trillion (as at 31 December 2019) globally across a full range of equities, fixed income, alternatives and multi-asset strategies. Listed on the New York Stock Exchange, we are headquartered in Baltimore USA and employ approximately 3000 employees in 39 offices around the world.
Legg Mason is a highly differentiated business, owning nine dedicated asset management companies, each of which is a specialist in their respective field. These investment affiliates include world renowned businesses such as Brandywine Global, Clarion Partners, Martin Currie, QS Investors and Western Asset. Our affiliates are all active managers that focus on delivering superior investment returns.
Our business model purposefully enables our affiliates to focus on delivering investment excellence whilst Legg Mason, the parent company, provides the administration, distribution, regulatory, operational and client service capabilities required to meet our clients’ objectives in today’s fast paced world.
More than ever before, investors need innovative and thoughtful solutions to navigate today’s complex global markets. We strive to help our clients expand beyond traditional strategies, meaningfully diversify their portfolios, mitigate risk and generate attractive investment returns to help them reach their goals.