Fixed Income

Legg Mason Western Asset Asian Bond Trust

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Morningstar Rating

Fund AIM

The Fund aims to maximise returns over the long term by investing mainly in the bond markets of Asia’s developing economies.
Legg Mason Western Asset Asian Bond Trust

Cumulative Performance (%)

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Calendar Year Performance (%)

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Rolling 12 Month performance (%)

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  • Source: Legg Mason. Performance is calculated on a NAV to NAV basis (in SGD terms), with net income and dividends reinvested, if any, without initial charges but reflecting annual management fees.  
    Acc. = Accumulating Class. Any net income or capital gains attributable to such accumulating class will be accumulated in the net asset value.
    N/A = Not Applicable. 

  • Sales Charge assumed to be 3%. 

Fund Facts

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Subscription mode: Cash or SRS
Benchmark: US$ 3-month LIBOR hedged to S$. From November 2006 to March 2011, the benchmark was Customised JP Morgan Asian Credit Index, Sovereign & Quasi Sovereign, fully hedged into SGD. From October 2002 to October 2006, benchmark was JP Morgan Asian Credit Index - Sovereign and Quasi Sovereign (Hedged in S$). Since January 1999 to September 2002, benchmark was JP Morgan Asian Credit Index Sovereign (Hedged in S$).

Daily Statistics

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Fund codes

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Portfolio Characteristics

Country allocation

As of 31/08/2019
China 32.92
Singapore 21.24
Others 17.68
Hong Kong 15.46
Indonesia 6.57
Malaysia 2.99
India 1.13
South Korea 0.82
Cash 1.19

  • Percentages are based on total portfolio as of date displayed and are subject to change at any time. Holdings and allocations breakdowns are provided for information purposes only and should not be deemed a recommendation to buy or sell the securities mentioned or securities in the industries shown. Due to rounding totaled percentages may not equal 100%.

    A temporary negative position may be due to unsettled trade activity and/or the use of particular investment policies as allowed by the prospectus.

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  • The fund may invest in derivatives for hedging or efficient portfolio management purposes. 

  • This document, provided by Legg Mason Asset Management Singapore Pte. Limited ( “Legg Mason” ) (Registration Number (UEN): 200007942R), is for information only and does not constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any units in any fund.
    The prospectus of the fund is available and may be obtained from Legg Mason or its authorised distributors. Investors should check with Legg Mason or its authorised distributors on whether a particular class of the fund is available for subscription. Investors should read the prospectus prior to any subscription. All applications for units in the fund must be made on the application forms accompanying the prospectus. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance. All investments involve risk, including possible loss of principal.The value of the units in the fund and the income accruing to the units, if any, may fall or rise.
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