Please see terms and conditions for restrictions on use of Citywire's Fund Manager database.

Michael Buchanan

Michael Buchanan

i

This Fund Manager Rating is based on the Citywire Long Only ratings methodology

Citywire Ratings are rewarded for risk adjusted outperformance of benchmarks we select independently.

More information on how Ratings are calculated

Michael Buchanan, CFA, is head of global credit at Western Asset Management Company. He joined the firm in 2005 and prior to this was managing director and head of US credit at Credit Suisse Asset Management. Buchanan graduated from Brown University with a BA.

Citywire Rating: + rated

not rated

2013

  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

2014

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

2015

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

2016

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

2017

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

2018

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J

sector performance

funds managed

fund total return standard deviation max drawdown
Western Asset Income Fund;A 11.0 % 4.1 -5.0 %

League Table - Rank 9/73 (1st quartile)

rank Manager Return
8 Steve C. Huber 8. Steve C. Huber 11.5%
9 Michael Buchanan 9. Michael Buchanan 11.0%
9 Gordon Brown 9. Gordon Brown 11.0%
9 S. Kenneth Leech 9. S. Kenneth Leech 11.0%
View full league table

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly (to 30/06/2018)

year Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -0.4% -2.6%
2017 8.4% 2.8% 2.1% 2.2% 1.0%
2016 8.7% 0.8% 3.9% 3.9% -0.2%
2015 -3.1% 1.2% -1.5% -0.9% -2.0%
2014 4.1% 3.0% 2.3% -0.6% -0.7%
2013 1.1% 1.8%

Are you Michael Buchanan?

We are constantly updating our comprehensive database of fund managers and their career history. If you are (or represent) Michael Buchanan and would like to update or provide biographical information for this factsheet please email manager-research@citywire.co.uk