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Western Asset Income Fund;A

Ranked 58 out of 170 in - Global Flexible over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Michael Buchanan

Michael Buchanan, CFA, is head of global credit at Western Asset Management Company. He joined the firm in 2005 and prior to this was managing director and head of US credit at Credit Suisse Asset Management. Buchanan graduated from Brown University with a BA.

S. Kenneth Leech

Kenneth Leech is CIO at Western Asset Management Company. With 40 years’ experience in the investment industry, he was named US fixed income fund manager of the year in 2004 and was one of four finalists in both 2003 and 2006. Leech was added to the Fixed-Income Society’s Hall of Fame in 2007 and was part of the team that won the US Fixed Income Fund Manager Team of the Year in 2014. Leech graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with three degrees.

Mark Lindbloom

Mark Lindbloom is a portfolio manager at Western Asset Management Company. He joined the firm in 2005 and prior to this was a portfolio manager at Citigroup Asset Management. Lindbloom graduated from Pace University with an MBA and Rider University with a BSc.

Annabel Rudebeck

Objective

The Fund seeks high current income. The Fund normally invests in a globally diverse portfolio of fixed income securities. The Fund has discretion to invest in all types of fixed income securities and to allocate the fund's assets among all segments of the global market for fixed income securities.

Showing fund performance globally. You can view performance in individual jurisdictions.

Performance

Global Flexible over : 30/09/2017 - 30/09/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -0.4% -2.6% 0.7%
2017 8.4% 2.8% 2.1% 2.2% 1.0%
2016 8.7% 0.8% 3.9% 3.9% -0.2%
2015 -3.1% 1.2% -1.5% -0.9% -2.0%
2014 4.1% 3.0% 2.3% -0.6% -0.7%
2013 1.2% 1.6% -3.2% 1.1% 1.8%
2012 12.7% 3.1% 2.7% 4.4% 1.9%
2011 7.1% 2.3% 2.8% -0.6% 2.6%
2010 12.3% 3.8% 3.4% 4.7% 0.0%
2009 29.2% 0.6% 11.7% 12.0% 2.6%
2008 -17.0% -2.5% -1.5% -7.6% -6.5%
2007 -0.3% 1.5% -1.2% 0.3% -0.8%
2006 7.2% -0.1% -0.6% 4.5% 3.3%
2005 3.4% -1.0% 3.0% 0.8% 0.5%
2004 7.0% 1.5% -1.7% 4.0% 3.1%
2003 12.0% 3.1% 4.9% 0.6% 3.0%
2002 4.3% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4% 3.6%
2001 1.9% 2.1% -1.9% 0.6% 1.2%
2000 2.8% 0.8% 1.2% 0.7% 0.0%
1999 -0.3% 0.6% -1.5% 0.0% 0.7%
1998 5.9% 1.9% 1.6% 0.7% 1.5%
1997 7.5% -0.9% 3.6% 3.0% 1.7%
1996 10.4% 0.8% 1.6% 3.8% 3.8%
1995 15.5% 4.0% 4.0% 3.2% 3.4%
1994 -3.0% -2.0% -1.7% 0.4% 0.4%
1993 13.3% 4.5% 3.1% 2.2% 2.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United States

Fund Info

  • Launch date06/11/1992
  • Share Class size269Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN US52469F7548

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment50

Charges

  • Annual management0.65%
  • Initial investment4.25%

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in USD).