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Stamford Advocate
An investing legend is making a killing after putting 1% of his net worth in bitcoinbetween $183 and $914. Currently it's trading at $2,340, up nearly 1,200% from
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
between $183 and $914. Currently it's trading at $2,340, up nearly 1,200% from its 2014 low. Last year, Miller split from Legg Mason after 35 years with the firm. This past February, Miller completed a buyout of LLM, an investment adviser jointly... Read more
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Connecticut Post
An investing legend is making a killing after putting 1% of his net worth in bitcoinbetween $183 and $914. Currently it's trading at $2,340, up nearly 1,200% from
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
between $183 and $914. Currently it's trading at $2,340, up nearly 1,200% from its 2014 low. Last year, Miller split from Legg Mason after 35 years with the firm. This past February, Miller completed a buyout of LLM, an investment adviser jointly... Read more
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Business Insider
An investing legend is making a killing after putting 1% of his net worth in bitcoinbetween $183 and $914. Currently it's trading at $2,340, up nearly 1,200% from
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
between $183 and $914. Currently it's trading at $2,340, up nearly 1,200% from its 2014 low. Last year, Miller split from Legg Mason after 35 years with the firm. This past February, Miller completed a buyout of LLM, an investment adviser jointly... Read more
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The Irish Times
Morgan Stanley to set up fund management firm in Dublinin Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID), according to sources. A number of
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID), according to sources. A number of other companies, including investment group Legg Mason, are planning to set up similar structures in Ireland, which would typically employ between 20 and 50 people to... Read more
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Market Watch
Bitcoin may have reached a tipping point, if ‘Downtown’ Josh Brown just investedand every other industry. A number of others heavyweights have thrown money at
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
and every other industry. A number of others heavyweights have thrown money at digital currencies, including former Legg Mason Capital Management investor Bill Miller, who told Forbes in a recent interview that he invested 1% of his net... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bill Miller Says He's Invested 1% Of His Net Worth In BitcoinFormer Legg Mason investing guru Bill Miller’s Opportunity Trust is back on top
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Former Legg Mason investing guru Bill Miller’s Opportunity Trust is back on top this year thanks to bets on a hodgepodge of stocks including Apple Inc., J.P Morgan Chase & Co. and Restoration Hardware. Just weeks after his Opportunity Trust was named... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford YMCA program helps teens prepare for college, careerssaid those same qualities he discovered as an adolescent are still useful in hi
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
said those same qualities he discovered as an adolescent are still useful in his job as a marketing manager at Legg Mason, where he helps finance professionals find ways to promote mutual funds to investors. “Look at the things you are... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford YMCA program helps teens prepare for college, careerssaid those same qualities he discovered as an adolescent are still useful in hi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
said those same qualities he discovered as an adolescent are still useful in his job as a marketing manager at Legg Mason, where he helps finance professionals find ways to promote mutual funds to investors. “Look at the things you are... Read more
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Business Wire
Trian Partners Nominates Nelson Peltz for Election to Procter & Gamble BoardMr. Peltz has served as a director of Ingersoll-Rand plc (2012 to June 2014), H
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Mr. Peltz has served as a director of Ingersoll-Rand plc (2012 to June 2014), H. J. Heinz Company (2006 until June 2013), Legg Mason, Inc. (2009 until December 2014) and National Propane Corporation (1996 to 1999), the managing general partner of... Read more
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Money Management
Antipodes’ focus on Asia leads to best global equity returnshave a bunch of interesting names and sectors that are very cheap relative to t
Money Management / Posted 4 days ago
have a bunch of interesting names and sectors that are very cheap relative to their Western counterparts,” he said. For Legg Mason, its approach has been to identify stocks that were attractively valued versus their competitors but with some... Read more
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Market Watch
It really is different this time for high-flying stock marketrisks in late 1990s and leading up to the financial crisis, investors got punis
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
risks in late 1990s and leading up to the financial crisis, investors got punished. According to a recent survey from Legg Mason Global Asset Management, the vast majority of millennial investors have been influenced by the financial crisis... Read more
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The Daily Record
Legg Mason reports $745B in AUM for June Baltimore-based global asset management firm Legg Mason Inc. reported prelimi
The Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
Baltimore-based global asset management firm Legg Mason Inc. reported preliminary assets under management of approximately $745 billion as of June 30 in figured released Thursday. This month's AUM included... Read more
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Market Watch
Is the Fed winning its showdown with the bond market?been an epochal change in the interest rate stance of the world’s major central
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
been an epochal change in the interest rate stance of the world’s major central banks,” wrote fixed-income analysts from Legg Mason Global Asset Management. Dubbed a mini taper-tantrum, the market’s panic recalled when former Fed Chairman Ben... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Opposition to proposed Lake Roland development intensifiesand “we believe we have collectively come up with the best plan for the propert
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
and “we believe we have collectively come up with the best plan for the property.” Mark R. Fetting, the retired CEO of Legg Mason Inc. whose family has lived in the area for several generations, started Save Lake Roland after he became... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Retire sooner using the ‘Fill The Gap’ strategyand what’s behind them. It’s important to consider the source of the informatio
Dayton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
and what’s behind them. It’s important to consider the source of the information. As an example, news reports on a Legg Mason survey indicated that investors believe they need $2.5 million in retirement to enjoy their same quality of life.... Read more
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Business Wire
ClearBridge Energy MLP Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Unaudited Balance Sheet Information as of June 30, 2017Energy MLP Opportunity Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management in
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
Energy MLP Opportunity Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company which is advised by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”) and subadvised by ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”). LMPFA and... Read more
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Business Wire
ClearBridge Energy MLP Fund Inc. Announces Unaudited Balance Sheet Information as of June 30, 2017332%. ClearBridge Energy MLP Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end manage
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
332%. ClearBridge Energy MLP Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company which is advised by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”) and subadvised by ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”). LMPFA and... Read more
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Morningstar
Bonds in the Second Quarter: The Flatteningto emerging-markets currencies, and those with small or no allocation to the ye
Morningstar / Posted 15 days ago
to emerging-markets currencies, and those with small or no allocation to the yen, did particularly well, including Legg Mason Brandywine Global Opportunities Bond and Prudential Global Total Return. They were each up more than 4.0% for the... Read more
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Market Watch
Where did baby boomers go wrong? This generation isn’t financially prepared for retirementaverage in those employer-sponsored plans is $263,000, according to a survey of
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
average in those employer-sponsored plans is $263,000, according to a survey of 900 investors by financial services firm Legg Mason. Older boomers, who are 65 to 74, have an average of $300,000. Their asset allocation for all of their investments... Read more
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Money Management
Active and passive funds that beat their peersin Australian equities and not focused on a specific industry sector, found tha
Money Management / Posted 18 days ago
in Australian equities and not focused on a specific industry sector, found that between 30 June, 2016 and 31 May, 2017, Legg Mason Martin Currie Select Opportunities Fund topped the AMI Equity Australia sector’s performance table, with its 28.67... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fairfax Media pushes on with Plan A after private equity walks awayover the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', w
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
over the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', which includes managed investment funds like Legg Mason, Ausbil, Perennial and Dimensional Funds. Private equity firms TPG and Hellman and Friedman walk away from... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fairfax pushes on with Plan A after private equity walks awayover the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', w
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
over the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', which includes managed investment funds like Legg Mason, Ausbil, Perennial and Dimensional Funds. Private equity firms TPG and Hellman and Friedman walk away from... Read more
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WA Today
Fairfax pushes on with Plan A after private equity walks awayover the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', w
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
over the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', which includes managed investment funds like Legg Mason, Ausbil, Perennial and Dimensional Funds. Fairfax chief executive Greg Hywood (left) and chairman Nick Falloon.... Read more
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The Age
Fairfax Media pushes on with Plan A after private equity walks awayover the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', w
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
over the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', which includes managed investment funds like Legg Mason, Ausbil, Perennial and Dimensional Funds. Fairfax chief executive Greg Hywood (left) and chairman Nick Falloon.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fairfax Media pushes on with Plan A after private equity walks awayover the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', w
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
over the weekend. The company will now remain in the hands of shareholders', which includes managed investment funds like Legg Mason, Ausbil, Perennial and Dimensional Funds. Fairfax chief executive Greg Hywood (left) and chairman Nick Falloon.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Wedded: Emily Ann Clark and Chad William Wierschke were a perfect matchgives us many opportunities,” Emily said. VENUE: One hundred thirty-four guest
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
gives us many opportunities,” Emily said. VENUE: One hundred thirty-four guests attended the ceremony and reception at the Legg Mason Tower in Harbor East. FLOWERS AND DECOR: My Flower Box provided the flowers, which were in the color scheme of... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. Announces Unaudited Balance Sheet Information as of May 31, 2017Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management i
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company which is advised by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”) and subadvised by ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”). LMPFA and... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING ClearBridge Energy MLP Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Unaudited Balance Sheet Information as of May 31, 2017Energy MLP Opportunity Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management in
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
Energy MLP Opportunity Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company which is advised by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”) and subadvised by ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”). LMPFA and... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING ClearBridge Energy MLP Fund Inc. Announces Unaudited Balance Sheet Information as of May 31, 2017334%. ClearBridge Energy MLP Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end manage
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
334%. ClearBridge Energy MLP Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company which is advised by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”) and subadvised by ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”). LMPFA and... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
CalPERS' Massive Copyright Infringement Strongly Resembles Case That Awarded $19.2. Million in DamagesLowry’s did not allow for volume discounts or site licenses. An employee of the
Naked Capitalism / Posted 21 days ago
Lowry’s did not allow for volume discounts or site licenses. An employee of the research department of a regional broker, Legg Mason, obtained one subscription. Starting in 1994, it was redistributed by fax to branch offices, where it was copied... Read more
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The Hindu
Some of the biggest wins in Indian tennis (singles)the 2009 Chennai Open, Somdev Devvarman (84) defeated Carlos Moya (the then 42)
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
the 2009 Chennai Open, Somdev Devvarman (84) defeated Carlos Moya (the then 42) and Ivo Karlovic (the then 25). In the Legg Mason Tennis Classic, he defeated Marin Cilic. In 2011, at the ATP Masters 1000, he defeated Marcos Baghdatis (the then... Read more
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The Irish Times
Brexit bounce for Irish ex-politicians as businesses fretclients, is considering expansion here to deal with Brexit; investment groups L
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
clients, is considering expansion here to deal with Brexit; investment groups Legal & General Investment Management and Legg Mason have unveiled plans to set up fund management companies in the city to maintain access to the EU market; and... Read more
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Money Management
Legg Mason products on Macquarie WrapLegg Mason has had two of its products included on Macquarie Wrap’s separately
Money Management / Posted 29 days ago
Legg Mason has had two of its products included on Macquarie Wrap’s separately managed account (SMA) investment option. The fund manager announced today that the Martin Currie Real Income and Equity Income Funds were now available on the SMA... Read more
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Bizjournals
Legg Mason taps JPMorgan vet to lead sales in United KingdomLegg Mason has hired a new head of sales for the United Kingdom. Alexander Bar
Bizjournals / Posted 30 days ago
Legg Mason has hired a new head of sales for the United Kingdom. Alexander Barry will join Baltimore-based Legg Mason in August and be based in London. As head of sales, he will lead distribution of the money manager's U.K. and Dublin-based equity,... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
How to invest when markets are highvaluations in the US market and was considering selling my exposure recently. H
Investors Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
valuations in the US market and was considering selling my exposure recently. However, when I looked at the fund I hold - Legg Mason IF Clearbridge US Equity (GB00B8F2KD97) - it was on a price/earnings ratio (PE) of 15, in contrast to the market... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wife of CPA director Richard Petty buys $13 million Castle Cove estate Neerim Park Petty are prominent members of the Hong Kong community where they live. She as
Canberra Times / Posted 1 months ago
Petty are prominent members of the Hong Kong community where they live. She as Asia’s head of corporate communications at Legg Mason Global Asset Management and he as a keynote speaker, author, professor at Macquarie Graduate School of Management... Read more
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The Age
Wife of CPA director Richard Petty buys $13 million Castle Cove estate Neerim Park Petty are prominent members of the Hong Kong community where they live. She as
The Age / Posted 1 months ago
Petty are prominent members of the Hong Kong community where they live. She as Asia’s head of corporate communications at Legg Mason Global Asset Management and he as a keynote speaker, author, professor at Macquarie Graduate School of Management... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wife of CPA director Richard Petty buys $13 million Castle Cove estate Neerim Park Petty are prominent members of the Hong Kong community where they live. She as
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Petty are prominent members of the Hong Kong community where they live. She as Asia’s head of corporate communications at Legg Mason Global Asset Management and he as a keynote speaker, author, professor at Macquarie Graduate School of Management... Read more
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CNBC
Investing legend and Amazon bull Bill Miller likes Whole Foods deal, plus Valeant and bitcoinin a row, between 1991 and 2005. His performance went south during the financia
CNBC / Posted 1 months ago
in a row, between 1991 and 2005. His performance went south during the financial crisis, and he left his longtime firm Legg Mason and struck out on his own a few years ago. While still well-regarded in the industry, Miller has his critics as... Read more

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