NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fund (NYSE: WIA) announces its portfolio composition as of June 30, 2018.

Investment Objective: The Fund’s primary investment objective is to provide current income. Capital appreciation, when consistent with current income, is a secondary investment objective.

Portfolio Composition*:

(Daily NAV is available on market quotation systems using the symbol XWIAX.)

Note: Prior to April 27, 2018, the fund was known as Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Securities & Income Fund.

Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fund, a diversified closed-end investment management company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “WIA,” is advised by Western Asset Management Company, LLC (“Western Asset”, and formerly, Western Asset Management Company). Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”) provides certain administrative functions. Western Asset and LMPFA are wholly owned subsidiaries of Legg Mason, Inc. advised by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Legg Mason, Inc., and is sub-advised by Western Asset Management Company, an affiliate of the advisor.

An investment in the Fund involves risk, including loss of principal. Investment return and the value of shares will fluctuate. Fixed income securities are subject to a number of risks, such as credit risk, inflation risk, call risk, and interest rate risks. As interest rates rise, bond prices fall, reducing the value of the Fund's share price. International investing involves additional risks. These risks are greater in emerging markets.

Data and commentary provided in this press release are for informational purposes only. Legg Mason and its affiliates do not engage in selling shares of the Fund.

For more information, please call Fund Investor Services at 1-888-777-0102, or consult the Fund’s web site at Hard copies of the Fund’s complete audited financial statements are available free of charge upon request.

View source version on

CONTACT: For Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fund

Fund Investor Services, 1-888-777-0102



SOURCE: Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fund

Copyright Business Wire 2018.

PUB: 08/02/2018 05:35 PM/DISC: 08/02/2018 05:35 PM