Legg Mason Western Asset Global Bond Fund

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Fund Objective

The Fund aims to outperform the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Bond Index (hedged into Australian dollars) (Benchmark) over rolling three to five year periods.

Key features

  • The Fund is an actively managed, diversified fixed income fund with exposure to global government and corporate bonds, high yield bonds, mortgage-backed and asset backed securities, emerging market bonds and other similar securities.
  • The Fund aims to add incremental value over and above the benchmark by taking considered and deeply researched active positions.
  • The investment manager aims to control overall tracking error to ensure investors have broad market exposure at all times. This fund is designed to be a core holding in a balanced portfolio.

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    Risk Factors: Legg Mason Australia does not guarantee any profit or recovery of capital from an investment in the Fund. The NAV of the Fund will fluctuate in response to the changing values of the Fund's assets. It is important that you understand and accept the risks before you invest. A financial adviser can explain to you the risks and provide investment advice to suit your investment objectives. There is the risk that an investor's investment objective may not be met by their choice of investment.

    Morningstar Awards 2018 (c). Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Awarded to Legg Mason Western Asset for Morningstar Fund Manager of the Year, Fixed Income Category, Australia.