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Baltimore Sun
Five Minutes With portfolio manager Sam PetersAs the stock market roller-coastered last week, sending some investors into a p
Five Minutes With portfolio manager Sam Peters
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
As the stock market roller-coastered last week, sending some investors into a panic, Sam Peters said the reaction was understandable. Instead of selling off shares, he said, investors should view these fluctuations as a time to buy. But the memory... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why steep sell-off in world markets was a relief to investing veteransThe steep market sell-off has spared hardly anyone. Even the top-performing U.S
Why steep sell-off in world markets was a relief to investing veterans
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
The steep market sell-off has spared hardly anyone. Even the top-performing U.S. portfolio managers have been hit. A fund run by William Miller, the Legg Mason Opportunity Trust, gave back all of this year’s gains of 14 per cent. Bill Smead, who... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Two ClearBridge MLP Closed-end Funds' Notes 'AAA'NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AAA' ratings to the follow
Fitch Rates Two ClearBridge MLP Closed-end Funds' Notes 'AAA'
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AAA' ratings to the following series of senior secured notes (Notes) issued by ClearBridge Energy MLP Opportunity Fund Inc.(NYSE: EMO) and ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc.(NYSE: CTR)... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Fear and volatility' as stock market plunges MondayFor Howard "Buddy" Goldman III, a wealth management adviser for Northwestern Mu
'Fear and volatility' as stock market plunges Monday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
For Howard "Buddy" Goldman III, a wealth management adviser for Northwestern Mutual in Owings Mills, Monday started with a phone call from one of his clients, an elderly woman who'd been watching the news as the Dow Jones industrial average plummeted... Read more
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Money Management
Super funds returns above 10% for second yearSuperannuation funds have posted strong returns for the past year with the medi
Super funds returns above 10% for second year
Money Management / Posted 8 days ago
Superannuation funds have posted strong returns for the past year with the median fund returning more than 10 per cent for the second consecutive year, according to Morningstar. The research house released its regular Australian Superannuation... Read more
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Morningstar
Legg Mason Bounces BackThe firm went through a rough time in the years surrounding the 2008 financial
Legg Mason Bounces Back
Morningstar / Posted 9 days ago
The firm went through a rough time in the years surrounding the 2008 financial crisis and suffered big outflows, especially in its Western Asset subsidiary, but it has been working to recover and strengthen itself during the past few years under new... Read more
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Business Wire
ClearBridge Energy MLP Funds Conference Call Replay Now AvailableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The ClearBridge Energy MLP Funds’ conference call re
ClearBridge Energy MLP Funds Conference Call Replay Now Available
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The ClearBridge Energy MLP Funds’ conference call replay is now available. Held on August 11, 2015, ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”) portfolio manager Chris Eades discussed the Funds’ investment portfolios,... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
The REIT Case for External Property Management"Brand is important to them," Genova says about REITs. LOS ANGELES�For many pu
The REIT Case for External Property Management
GlobeSt.com / Posted 17 days ago
"Brand is important to them," Genova says about REITs. LOS ANGELES�For many publicly traded REITs, the mandate of internal management extends all the way down to the asset level. Yet a study commissioned by CBRE finds that third-party property... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
A Closer Look at COPT's Love Affair With Baltimore100 Light St. BALTIMORE--When Corporate Office Property Trustannounced it was
A Closer Look at COPT's Love Affair With Baltimore
GlobeSt.com / Posted 17 days ago
100 Light St. BALTIMORE--When Corporate Office Property Trustannounced it was buying "Maryland's tallest building" last month, it no doubt hoped investors and analysts would be pleased. The iconic Transamerica Tower is a fixture in downtown... Read more
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The Daily Record
Legg Mason reports $695.5B AUM in JulyLegg Mason Inc., reported preliminary assets under management of $695.5 billion
Legg Mason reports $695.5B AUM in July
The Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
Legg Mason Inc., reported preliminary assets under management of $695.5 billion as of July 31, 2015. This month’s AUM included preliminary long-term inflows of $2.8 billion, consisting of equity inflows of $1.6 billion and fixed income inflows of... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates ClearBridge MLP Closed-End Fund Preferred Shares 'AA'NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA' rating to the fol
Fitch Rates ClearBridge MLP Closed-End Fund Preferred Shares 'AA'
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA' rating to the following series of mandatory redeemable preferred shares (MRPS) issued by ClearBridge American Energy MLP Fund Inc. (NYSE: CBA), a non-diversified, closed-end fund advised... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Today In Sports History for August 61926 — Gertrude Ederle of New York City becomes the first woman to swim the Eng
Today In Sports History for August 6
Juneau Empire / Posted 20 days ago
1926 — Gertrude Ederle of New York City becomes the first woman to swim the English Channel. The 19-year-old finishes in 14 hours and 31 minutes. 1958 — Glen Davis of Columbus, Ohio, sets a world record in the 400 hurdles with a time of 49.2 seconds... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Newest Legg Mason acquisition offers important growth opportunityWith its plans to acquire an Australian infrastructure investment firm, Legg Ma
Newest Legg Mason acquisition offers important growth opportunity
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
With its plans to acquire an Australian infrastructure investment firm, Legg Mason is stepping into new territory, yet the move could prove a crucial growth opportunity. The proposed $205 million deal to acquire Sydney-based RARE Infrastructure,... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Steven Seagal in Russia to Assess Diamond Producer AlrosaSteven Seagal, a Hollywood actor often seen in the company of Russian President
Steven Seagal in Russia to Assess Diamond Producer Alrosa
The Moscow Times / Posted 23 days ago
Steven Seagal, a Hollywood actor often seen in the company of Russian President Vladimir Putin, is visiting Russia's far eastern republic of Sakha in the unusual capacity of investment analyst. The actor, who is better known for his martial arts... Read more
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Washington Post
Arthur Ashe helped establish Washington’s pro tennis tournamentArthur Ashe prepares for a backhand during a match against Boro Jovanovic of Yu
Arthur Ashe helped establish Washington’s pro tennis tournament
Washington Post / Posted 28 days ago
Arthur Ashe prepares for a backhand during a match against Boro Jovanovic of Yugoslavia in the Rome Open in 1969, the same year he played in the first tournament in Rock Creek Park, precursor of the Citi Open. (Claudio Luffoli/AP) Top-five players... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Emails reveal concerns, offers of help from business leaders after unrestThe morning after the city broke out in riots on April 27, T. Rowe Price Group
Emails reveal concerns, offers of help from business leaders after unrest
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
The morning after the city broke out in riots on April 27, T. Rowe Price Group CEO James A.C. Kennedy shot an email to Baltimore Deputy Mayor Colin Tarbert. Attached were two tweets, one calling for protests at T. Rowe and other major downtown... Read more
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Market Watch
Legg Mason tops estimates though AUM shrinkMoney-manager Legg Mason Inc. said profit in its latest quarter rose, despite a
Legg Mason tops estimates though AUM shrink
Market Watch / Posted 29 days ago
Money-manager Legg Mason Inc. said profit in its latest quarter rose, despite a decline in assets under management. Results edged in above Wall Street expectations, pushing shares 2.6% higher in morning trading. The Baltimore-based firm said its... Read more
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The Daily Record
Legg Mason income up in second quarterLegg Mason, Inc. Thursday reported reported net income of $94.5 million and adj
Legg Mason income up in second quarter
The Daily Record / Posted 29 days ago
Legg Mason, Inc. Thursday reported reported net income of $94.5 million and adjusted income of $129.3 million in the first fiscal quarter of this year compared to $72.2 million and $107.2 million, respectively, for the same quarter last year. For the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Legg Mason's quarterly earnings up 31 percentLegg Mason earned $94.5 million between April and June this year, a 31 percent
Legg Mason's quarterly earnings up 31 percent
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
Legg Mason earned $94.5 million between April and June this year, a 31 percent jump from the same period last year, the Baltimore-based money manager reported Friday. Earnings were 84 cents per share. In the same period last year, profits were $72.2... Read more
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Money Management
Median Aust managers post negative June returnsThe median Australian share manager produced a negative return for the month of
Median Aust managers post negative June returns
Money Management / Posted 29 days ago
The median Australian share manager produced a negative return for the month of June holding back their overall yearly performance, according to Morningstar. As part of its Institutional Sector Survey, Morningstar found, the median Australian share... Read more

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