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Western Asset Worldwide Income (NYSE:SBW)

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Open: 10.93
Daily Low: 10.80
Daily High: 10.93
Fund Data Provided by Morningstar
Net Assets($,000s): 171,704
Market Cap($,000s): 148,662
Discount: -13.42%
1Mo. Total Market Return: 2.10%
6Mo. Total Market Return: -2.80%
YTD Total Market Return: 2.20
1Mo. Total NAV Return: 1.90%
6Mo. Total NAV Return: -2.60%
YTD Total NAV Return: 2.20
1Mo. Peer Group Return: 0.50%
6Mo.Peer Group Return: -8.10%
YTD Peer Group Return: 0.20

About Western Asset Worldwide Income

Western Asset Worldwide Income Fund Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to maintain a high level of current income. As a secondary objective, the Fund seeks to maximize total return. The Fund will invest at least 65% of its total assets in high-yield foreign sovereign debt securities. The Fund also may have invested up to 35% of its total assets in high-yield non-United States and United States corporate debt securities. The Fund invests in various sectors, such as sovereign bonds, energy, materials, telecommunication services and consumer discretionary. Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC is the Fund’s investment manager. Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Limited, Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd. in Singapore and Western Asset Management Company Ltd. in Japan are the Fund’s subadvisers.

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