-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, G5qUgBSQKSf7bJIvhNA/zJGGgyrU9C2AhRsC3tB31uwb4iCOymjAJ78eiPTzsIcj KRYvhr4kO0qEleWZ08c0mQ== 0001104659-08-046136.txt : 20080717 0001104659-08-046136.hdr.sgml : 20080717 20080717160538 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001104659-08-046136 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: SC 13D/A PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 2 FILED AS OF DATE: 20080717 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20080717 GROUP MEMBERS: WILLIAM H. GATES III SUBJECT COMPANY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: WESTERN ASSET CLAYMORE INFLATION-LINKED SECURITIES & INCOME FUND CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001254370 IRS NUMBER: 260066992 STATE OF INCORPORATION: MA FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13D/A SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 005-81249 FILM NUMBER: 08957218 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 385 EAST COLORADO BLVD CITY: PASADENA STATE: CA ZIP: 91101 BUSINESS PHONE: 6268449400 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 385 EAST COLORADO BLVD CITY: PASADENA STATE: CA ZIP: 91101 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: WESTERN ASSET CLAYMORE US TREASURY INFLATION PRO SECU FUND DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 20030903 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: WESTERN ASSET/CLAYMORE INFLATION-PROTECTED SECURITIES FUND DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 20030715 FILED BY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: CASCADE INVESTMENT LLC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001052192 IRS NUMBER: 911680459 STATE OF INCORPORATION: WA FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13D/A BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 2365 CARILLON POINT CITY: KIRKLAND STATE: WA ZIP: 98033 BUSINESS PHONE: 4258030720 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 2365 CARILLON POINT CITY: KIRKLAND STATE: WA ZIP: 98033 SC 13D/A 1 a08-19527_1sc13da.htm SC 13D/A

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

SCHEDULE 13D

 

Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No. 4)*

 

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Securities &
Income Fund

(Name of Issuer)

 

Common Shares of Beneficial Interest Without Par Value

(Title of Class of Securities)

 

95766Q106

(CUSIP Number)

 

 

 

Laurie Smiley, Esq.

Matthew S. Topham, Esq.

 

Arian Colachis, Esq.

K & L Gates LLP

 

Cascade Investment, L.L.C.

925 Fourth Avenue, Suite 2900

 

2365 Carillon Point

Seattle, Washington 98104

 

Kirkland, WA 98033

(206) 623-7580

 

(425) 889-7900

(Name, Address and Telephone Number of Person
Authorized to Receive Notices and Communications)

 

July 11, 2008

(Date of Event which Requires Filing of this Statement)

 

If the filing person has previously filed a statement on Schedule 13G to report the acquisition that is the subject of this Schedule 13D, and is filing this schedule because of §§240.13d-1(e), 240.13d-1(f) or 240.13d-1(g), check the following box. o

 

Note: Schedules filed in paper format shall include a signed original and five copies of the schedule, including all exhibits. See §240.13d-7 for other parties to whom copies are to be sent.

 

* The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

 

The information required on the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).

 



 

CUSIP No.   95766Q106

 

 

1.

Names of Reporting Persons. I.R.S. Identification Nos. of above persons (entities only)
Cascade Investment, L.L.C.

 

 

2.

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

 

 

(a)

 o

 

 

(b)

 o

 

 

3.

SEC Use Only

 

 

4.

Source of Funds (See Instructions)
WC

 

 

5.

Check if Disclosure of Legal Proceedings Is Required Pursuant to Items 2(d) or 2(e)     o

 

 

6.

Citizenship or Place of Organization
State of Washington

 

Number of
Shares
Beneficially
Owned by
Each
Reporting
Person With

7.

Sole Voting Power
3,913,800*

 

8.

Shared Voting Power
-0-

 

9.

Sole Dispositive Power
3,913,800*

 

10.

Shared Dispositive Power
-0-

 

 

11.

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person
3,913,800*

 

 

12.

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (11) Excludes Certain Shares (See Instructions)   o

 

 

13.

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (11)
13.43%

 

 

14.

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)
OO

 


*All Common Shares held by Cascade Investment, L.L.C. (“Cascade”) may be deemed to be beneficially owned by William H. Gates III as the sole member of Cascade.  Michael Larson, the Business Manager of Cascade, has voting and investment power with respect to the Common Shares held by Cascade.  Mr. Larson disclaims any beneficial ownership of the Common Shares beneficially owned by Cascade and Mr. Gates.

 

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CUSIP No.   95766Q106

 

 

1.

Names of Reporting Persons. I.R.S. Identification Nos. of above persons (entities only)
William H. Gates III

 

 

2.

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

 

 

(a)

 o

 

 

(b)

 o

 

 

3.

SEC Use Only

 

 

4.

Source of Funds (See Instructions)
WC

 

 

5.

Check if Disclosure of Legal Proceedings Is Required Pursuant to Items 2(d) or 2(e)     o

 

 

6.

Citizenship or Place of Organization
United States of America

 

Number of
Shares
Beneficially
Owned by
Each
Reporting
Person With

7.

Sole Voting Power
3,913,800*

 

8.

Shared Voting Power
-0-

 

9.

Sole Dispositive Power
3,913,800*

 

10.

Shared Dispositive Power
-0-

 

 

11.

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person
3,913,800*

 

 

12.

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (11) Excludes Certain Shares (See Instructions)   o

 

 

13.

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (11)
13.43%

 

 

14.

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)
IN

 


*All Common Shares held by Cascade may be deemed to be beneficially owned by William H. Gates III as the sole member of Cascade.  Michael Larson, the Business Manager of Cascade, has voting and investment power with respect to the Common Shares held by Cascade.  Mr. Larson disclaims any beneficial ownership of the Common Shares beneficially owned by Cascade and
Mr. Gates.

 

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EXPLANATORY NOTE

 

This Amendment No. 4 to Schedule 13D (“Amendment”) relates to the Common Shares of Beneficial Interest without par value (the “Common Shares”) of Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Securities and Income Fund (the “Issuer”).  This Amendment is filed to amend and supplement the Items set forth below of the Reporting Persons’ Schedule 13D previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 3, 2006, as amended on April 19, 2006, June 18, 2008 and July 7, 2008.

 

Item 5.         Interest  in Securities of Issuer

 

(a)  See items 11 and 13 of the cover pages to this Schedule 13D for the aggregate number of shares and percentage of Common Shares beneficially owned by each of the Reporting Persons.

 

(b)  See items 7 through 10 of the cover pages to this Schedule 13D for the number of Common Shares beneficially owned by each of the Reporting Persons as to which there is sole power to vote or to direct the vote, shared power to vote or to direct the vote and sole or shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition.

 

(c)  From July 7, 2008 through July 16, 2008, Cascade purchased a total of 447,000 Common Shares for cash in open market transactions on the dates and at the price per share set forth on Exhibit 99.1, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference.

 

(d)  Except as set forth in this Schedule 13D, to the knowledge of the Reporting Persons, no person has the right to receive or the power to direct the receipt of dividends from, or the proceeds from the sale of, securities covered by this Schedule 13D.

 

(e)  Not applicable.

 

Item 7.         Material to Be Filed as Exhibits

 

Exhibit

 

Description

 

99.1

 

Dates and prices of purchases of Common Shares during period July 7, 2008 through July 16, 2008

 

 

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SIGNATURE

 

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.

 

 

Date: July  18, 2008

 

 

 

 

CASCADE INVESTMENT, L.L.C.(1)

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Michael Larson

 

 

 

Name: Michael Larson

 

 

Title: Business Manager

 

 

 

 

WILLIAM H. GATES III(1)

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Michael Larson

 

 

 

Name: Michael Larson(2)

 

 

Title: Attorney-in-fact

 


(1) This amendment is being filed jointly by Cascade Investment, L.L.C. and William H. Gates III pursuant to the Joint Filing Agreement dated January 3, 2006 and included with the signature page to the initial Schedule 13D with respect to Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Securities & Income Fund (formerly known as Western Asset/Claymore U.S. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities Fund) filed on January 3, 2006, SEC File No. 005-77986, and incorporated by reference herein.

 

(2)  Duly authorized under Special Power of Attorney appointing Michael Larson attorney-in-fact, dated February 3, 2006, by and on behalf of William H. Gates III, filed as Exhibit 99.1 to Cascade Investment, L.L.C.’s Amendment No. 2 to Schedule 13G with respect to Arch Capital Group Ltd. on March 7, 2006, SEC File No. 005-45257, and incorporated by reference herein.

 

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EX-99.1 2 a08-19527_1ex99d1.htm EX-99.1

Exhibit 99.1

 

The following table sets forth the acquisitions of Common Shares by Cascade from July 7, 2008 through July 16, 2008. All of the acquisitions were affected on the New York Stock Exchange through brokers.

 

Purchase Date

 

Number of Shares Purchased

 

Price per Share

7/7/2008

 

1500

 

12.49

7/7/2008

 

15100

 

12.50

7/7/2008

 

3900

 

12.51

7/7/2008

 

23500

 

12.52

7/7/2008

 

2800

 

12.53

7/7/2008

 

5700

 

12.54

7/7/2008

 

17500

 

12.55

7/7/2008

 

6900

 

12.56

7/7/2008

 

2200

 

12.57

7/7/2008

 

10900

 

12.58

7/8/2008

 

3400

 

12.50

7/8/2008

 

25432

 

12.52

7/8/2008

 

11068

 

12.53

7/8/2008

 

3600

 

12.54

7/8/2008

 

25000

 

12.55

7/8/2008

 

2900

 

12.56

7/8/2008

 

3600

 

12.57

7/9/2008

 

2677

 

12.54

7/9/2008

 

2200

 

12.55

7/9/2008

 

1000

 

12.56

7/9/2008

 

23523

 

12.57

7/9/2008

 

4500

 

12.58

7/10/2008

 

21400

 

12.55

7/10/2008

 

8000

 

12.56

7/10/2008

 

8850

 

12.58

7/10/2008

 

1900

 

12.62

7/10/2008

 

5100

 

12.63

7/11/2008

 

900

 

12.49

7/11/2008

 

7500

 

12.50

7/11/2008

 

25000

 

12.51

7/11/2008

 

5000

 

12.52

7/11/2008

 

5000

 

12.53

7/11/2008

 

6500

 

12.54

7/11/2008

 

1000

 

12.56

7/14/2008

 

13611

 

12.52

7/14/2008

 

27000

 

12.53

7/14/2008

 

5000

 

12.54

7/15/2008

 

1000

 

12.32

7/15/2008

 

7500

 

12.35

7/15/2008

 

8404

 

12.36

7/15/2008

 

8600

 

12.39

7/15/2008

 

30398

 

12.40

7/15/2008

 

5000

 

12.42

7/15/2008

 

8200

 

12.46

7/15/2008

 

4300

 

12.50

7/16/2008

 

6953

 

12.36

7/16/2008

 

5000

 

12.37

7/16/2008

 

5000

 

12.38

7/16/2008

 

6594

 

12.39

7/16/2008

 

9390

 

12.40

 


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