| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Legg Mason Inc.'s stock, which has struggled to recover from the financial crisis, hit a new 52-week high last week.
It could be a harbinger of a turnaround at the Baltimore-based money manager. Or Legg shares simply may be riding the recent record-...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Legg Mason Inc. might eliminate some of its less popular investment funds and some of its 32 offices as it continues to look at ways to operate more efficiently, the chief financial officer of the Baltimore-based money manager said Tuesday.
| Feb 7, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Legg Mason Inc. said it agreed to pay $80 million for European fund manager Fauchier Partners, plus as much as an additional $56 million in the next four years if certain financial targets are achieved.
Though Legg announced in December its plan to...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 12:02 PM
The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that Legg Mason Inc. is expected to announce its new CEO as early as Wednesday and also will likely name a new independent board member.
The Baltimore-based money manager has been without a permanent leader...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Legg Mason Inc. has expanded its board of directors, adding two independent members, the Baltimore based money manager announced Thursday.
Joining the board are John V. Murphy, a formerly of Korn/Ferry International, and John H. Myers, a retired...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Legg Mason Inc. chose an insider as its new CEO, quelling speculation that the Baltimore-based money manager might be headed for a breakup that could have been bad news for the city.
After a worldwide search for a new leader, Legg announced Wednesday...
| Feb 17, 2013
Raymond "Chip" Mason first met Joseph A. Sullivan over dinner at a Chicago restaurant, where the founder of Legg Mason Inc. interviewed the young bond trading manager for a job with the Baltimore company.
A lot of the conversation, Mason recalled, was...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:42 AM
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| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Legg Mason Inc. is looking to sublease 78,000 square feet on three floors at its headquarters in Harbor East.
The Baltimore-based investment management firm is consolidating its space, partly due to the recently announced merger of Legg Mason Capital...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Legg Mason Inc. reported Friday a $453.9 million loss for the third quarter, following a previously announced $734 million writedown of certain assets.
On a per-share basis, the Baltimore-based money manager lost $3.45. For the corresponding quarter a...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 5:33 PM
After more than four months without a permanent leader, Legg Mason Inc.'s search for a new CEO might finally be near the end.
It probably can't come soon enough for employees and investors who have lived through months of uncertainty.
"The longer it...