HYI - Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc.

280 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017
United States
800 822 5544

Sector(s)Financial Services
IndustryAsset Management
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kenneth Donald FullerChairman, Chief Exec. Officer and PresN/AN/A1958
Mr. Stephen Kenneth LeechChief Investment Officer and Portfolio Mang.N/AN/A1955
Mr. Keith J. GardnerCo-Head of Emerging Markets Debt and Portfolio Mang.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Michael C. Buchanan CFAHead of Global Credit and Portfolio Mang.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd., Western Asset Management Company Ltd and Western Asset Management Company Limited. It invests fixed income markets across the globe. The fund invests in high-yield corporate fixed income securities with varying maturities. It invests in below investment grade fixed income securities. Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. was formed on July 20, 2010 and is domiciled in the United States.

Corporate Governance

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.