Andrew Cormack, portfolio manager at Legg Mason Subsidiary Western Asset, has said that spreads around debt issued by Portugal are not enough to compensate investors for the risk they are taking on in the current environment of uncertainty.
Robert Abad, emerging markets portfolio manager at Legg Mason subsidiary Western Asset Management, has said that continued hunger for yield among investors should make 2013 a good year for emerging market debt.
Robert Abad, portfolio manager at Legg Mason subsidiary Western Asset, believes emerging market equities remain more volatile than bonds.
Klaus Dahmann, der bei Legg Mason als Niederlassungsleiter für den Vertrieb in Deutschland und Österreich verantwortlich ist, im Gespräch mit InvestmentEurope.
Investors should view Asian debt as a mainstream asset class and not simply as a subsection of the global bond universe, according to Chia-Liang Lian, manager of the £737m Legg Mason Western Asset Asian Opportunities Fund.
Legg Mason is banking on the expertise offered by its multi-boutique business model to unlock the already crowded Italian market.
Michael Story, economist at Western Asset Management, sees four potential outcomes to the ongoing financial crisis in Europe, particuarly in the eurozone.
Peter Andersson, director of business development at Legg Mason, talks about the firm’s objectives in strengthening its local presence in Nordic markets
Legg Mason subsidiary Western Asset Management expects emerging market currencies to outperform over the next 18 months and plans to increase its allocation to the asset class.
Michael Story, economist at Legg Mason subsidiary Western Asset, explains why he sees dangers in the current German status quo.
People Moves: ING shakes up management, SL Capital, Mercer, Threadneedle, MKP Capital, Butterfield Bank, Western Asset Management, SGSS
ING shakes up management as banking board member steps down, SL Capital appoints to tackle regulatory challenges, Mercer hires EMEA asset allocation head, Threadneedle bolsters US team after Holliman departure, MKP Capital founder to retire, Butterfield...