We are Dedicated to Active Fixed-Income Asset Management
We believe that by dedicating all of our resources to active fixed-income asset management we can provide superior investment results and service to our clients. We believe that active, value-driven investing can add significantly to returns and reduce portfolio volatility over a market cycle.
We are Globally Integrated
We think and act on a global basis. Diversity of knowledge and experience from specialists located throughout our eight global investment centers meaningfully broadens our opportunity set and improves our ability to diversify portfolios.
Risk Management is Fundamental to How We Manage Assets
We integrate risk management into our portfolio construction process, and independent risk managers continually monitor portfolio risk.
Latest Insights from Western Asset
Federal Reserve Outlook for 2020
The Fed’s inflation focus implies a high bar for rate hikes in 2020. Further cuts this year cannot be ruled out if inflation continues to undershoot the Fed’s target.
FX Volatility: It May Be Low, But It's Not Cheap
Fair value for currency volatility reflects current market conditions.