LeggMason has announced that its Legg Mason Clearbridge US Equity Sustainability Leaders Fund is now available to investors in Germany and Austria. The fund, which launched in the third quarter of 2015, selects Russell 3000 stocks using a proprietary financial screening model combined with ESG scores in order to identify companies with sustainable business models. […]
This year has seen an oil price slide, the collapse of the Russian stock market, and a continuation of the rally in core government bond yields. With China’s debt mounting, global growth forecasts cut, and commodities in the doldrums, where should investors look for returns next year? Legg Mason Global Asset Management and its subsidiaries […]
Technology is no longer a natural overweight position in growth funds, due to the sector’s cyclical nature, competitive markets and low barriers to entry, according to Legg Mason asset manager ClearBridge Investments.
ClearBridge Advisors, a subsidiary of Legg Mason, has appointed Scott Glasser co-CIO of the investment management business.