Dec 12

Legg Mason Reports Assets Under Management and Flows For November 2016

Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) reported preliminary assets under management of approximately $707.3 billion as of November 30, 2016.

Nov 30

Where Will President-Elect Trump Lead Global Financial Markets?

In a presentation entitled, “Ripples from the Election,” Legg Mason brought together porftolio managers from QS Investors, Brandywine Global and Martin Currie to ask where they see the global economy going in the wake of the U.S. election of President-Elect Donald J. Trump.

Nov 29

Flexible Approach to Investing Matters as Bond Market Transitions

Today, as global financial markets weigh the longer-term implications of the Brexit vote and what Donald Trump’s Presidency will mean, an unconstrained strategy can be a source of return for investors in fixed income. It will be important, however, to consider risk tolerances when choosing a strategy.

Nov 22

U.S. Real Estate Gaining Traction With Investors

With U.S. Treasury bond yields at near-historic lows, and domestic equity volatility on the rise, investors are hard-pressed to find “safe havens.” No investment with any risk can ever be guaranteed, but certain options can carry less risk while potentially producing much-needed income along with the possibility of capital appreciation and enhanced portfolio diversification.