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Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (“WEA”) Announces Distributions for the Months of March, April & May 2014

February 26, 2014

PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Western Asset Premier Bond Fund, which is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “WEA”, announced today monthly distributions of $0.0900 per common share for March, April and May 2014.

The distribution schedule appears below:





Record Date


Payable Date





March 03/19/201403/21/201403/28/2014$0.0900 Income
April 04/15/201404/17/201404/25/2014$0.0900 Income
May 05/21/201405/23/201405/30/2014$0.0900 Income

This press release is not for tax reporting purposes but is being provided to announce the amount of the Fund's distributions that have been declared by the Board of Trustees. In early 2015, after definitive information is available, the Fund will send shareholders a Form 1099-DIV, if applicable, specifying how the distributions paid by the Fund during the prior calendar year should be characterized for purposes of reporting the distributions on a shareholder's tax return (e.g., ordinary income, long-term capital gain or return of capital).

The Fund is a closed-end investment company that invests predominantly in a diversified portfolio of debt securities. Its investment adviser is Western Asset Management Company; a subsidiary of Legg Mason, Inc. Western Asset Management Company has managed the Fund since its inception in 2002.

For Fund-related questions, please contact Fund Investor Services at (888) 777-0102.

For shareholder-related questions please contact American Stock Transferand Trust Company at (888) 888-0151.

All data and commentary provided within this press release is for informational purposes only. Legg Mason, Inc. and its affiliates do not engage in selling any of the shares of the Fund.

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund

For Fund-related questions:

Fund Investor Services, 888-777-0102


For Shareholder-related questions:

American Stock Transfer and Trust Company, 888-888-0151

Source: Western Asset Premier Bond Fund

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