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Bonds not out of the game

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 4 FEB 2020
... viewed as surprising for many readers who assume bonds are not only boring, but they don't return much," Todd said. Legg Mason Western Asset Macro Opportunities Bond Fund saw a return of 15.94% last year, followed by Coolabah Active Composite Bond ...

Investment Leadership Awards finalists revealed

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JAN 2020
... Equities Index Trust Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF AUSTRALIAN EQUITIES - INCOME FOCUSED Antares Dividend Builder Legg Mason Martin Currie Real Income Fund Nikko AM Australian Share Income Fund Plato Australian Shares Income Fund Vanguard Australian ...

Active ETF review results imminent

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 DEC 2019
... disclose their portfolios to the wider market daily, have been a popular with fund managers such as Magellan, Platinum and Legg Mason funds among several others. Internal market making enables active managers to list their strategies as ETFs without ...

Global firm cuts fund fees

HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 3 DEC 2019
A global asset manager shaved 10 basis points off the management fee of its global fixed income fund. Legg Mason cut the management fee of its $45 million Legg Mason Brandywine Global Income Optimiser Fund to 0.65% per annum, as the offering approaches ...

Magellan hires Macquarie insto head

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 11 NOV 2019
... head of the Australian institutional business Prior to this, he worked in institutional sales roles at Schroders and Legg Mason. Magellan managed $93.5 billion at the end of October. It recently launched a listed investment trust for its high conviction ...

Funds management excellence to be recognised

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 10 OCT 2019
... Investment Management PIMCO Australia UBS Global Asset Management Australian Fixed Interest Ardea Investment Management Legg Mason Ltd/Western Asset Management Company Macquarie Asset Management Exchange Traded Products BetaShares Capital BlackRock Investment ...

Legg Mason expands Asia Pacific role

ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 3 OCT 2019
Andy Sowerby will now serve as head of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) while he continues to lead Legg Mason Australia and New Zealand, with his appointment taking effect on the first of this month. Sowerby has held the role of country head for Australia and ...

Aussie bond fund added to Zenith model portfolio

ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 OCT 2019
Zenith's model portfolio offering, Zenith Elite Blends, has added a 'highly recommended' Aussie bond fund. The Legg Mason Asset Australian Bond Fund will now be available through Zenith Elite Blends. Managing partner of Zenith David Wright said the ...

Legg Mason affiliate appoints executives

KRISTI CHENG  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUL 2019
Global fixed-income manager Western Asset has appointed a head of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) client service and marketing. Michael Dale has been named head of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) client service and marketing, and the head of its Singapore office. Formerly ...

Best-performing funds with least risk

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 18 JUN 2019
... category, the Allan Gray Australia Equity Fund slipped down the ranks when the risk metrics were considered, while Legg Mason Martin Currie Select Opps Fund broke into the top five products in the category. The research considered the annualised return ...