Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Inc. (NYSE: MTT) today announced the financial position of the Fund as of August 31, 2020.
June 4, 2020. Each of the Funds listed above announced today that the Special Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting") originally scheduled for Friday, June 5, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time has been postponed to Monday, July 6, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time in order to solicit additional shareholder votes. As previously announced, in light of public health concerns regarding the coronavirus pandemic, the Meeting will be held in a virtual meeting format only. Each Meeting will be accessible solely by means of remote communication.
Western Asset Intermediate Muni Fund Inc. (NYSE: SBI), Western Asset Managed Municipals Fund Inc. (NYSE: MMU), Western Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. (NYSE: MNP), Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund Inc. (NYSE: MHF) and Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Inc. (NYSE: MTT) (each, a "Fund" and, together, the "Funds") announced that effective today, May 21, 2020, SBI, MMU, MNP and MHF may enter into tender option bond ("TOB") transactions and may invest in inverse floating rate instruments issued in TOB transactions. Also effective today, MTT’s current investment policy regarding TOB transactions is being updated to include the below disclosure.