Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Securities & Income Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide current income for its shareholders. Capital appreciation, when consistent with current income, is its secondary investment objective. It invests at least 80% of its total managed assets in inflation-linked securities and at least 60% of its total managed assets in the United States Treasury Inflation Protected Securities. It invests over 40% of its total managed assets in non-United States dollar investments, which gives the Fund flexibility to invest up to 40% of its total managed assets in non-United States dollar inflation-linked securities (over 20% of its non-United States dollar exposure may be unhedged). Its portfolio concentration consists of high yield corporations, investment grade corporations and asset backed securities. Western Asset Management Company is the investment advisor of the Fund.