Highest New Entrant
Fund Manager: Tracy Chen,
Entering the Citywire ratings on her debut is Tracy Chen of Legg Mason, who has received a Citywire AA rating for her risk-adjusted performance on the Legg Mason Brandywine Global Cr Opps LM Acc USD, which she co-manages with Gary Herbert, Brian Kloss and Regina Borromeo. She is recognised here as she has just reached eligibility for a rating.
The fund's objective is to increase total return through a high level of income and capital. It has a flexible investment approach to global debt securities. Over the three years to the end of June 2017, Chen and her colleagues returned 10.72% in the sector, compared with a loss of 4.69% by the average manager in US dollar terms.