Legg Mason BW Global High Yield Fund

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Performance

The fund has returned 8.27 percent over the past year, and 9.63 percent over the past three years.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 2.2%
1 Year 8.3%
3 Years (Annualized) 9.6%
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks to provide a high level of current income; long-term capital appreciation is its secondary objective. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in high yield securities. It can invest without limit in foreign securities in any country, including countries with developing or emerging markets. The fund's investment style is disciplined, active, value-driven, and strategic. It may invest in U.S. and non-U.S. issuers. The fund's investments may be denominated in local currency or U.S. dollar-denominated. It is non-diversified.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Legg Mason BW Global High Yield Fund has an expense ratio of 0.75 percent.

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Risk

Risk is N/A compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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