Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders

NEW YORK--()--Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc., which is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “HIX,” announced today the results of the votes cast at the Fund’s annual meeting of shareholders held September 9, 2016.

Carol L. Colman, William R. Hutchinson and Jane E. Trust were elected as Class III Directors of the Fund by owners of its common stock to hold office until the annual meeting of shareholders in the year 2019 or thereafter when respective successors are duly elected and qualified or until they resign or are otherwise removed.

Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. is a diversified closed-end management investment company that is managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”), and subadvised by Western Asset Management Company (“WAM”). LMPFA and WAM are wholly owned subsidiaries of Legg Mason, Inc. (“Legg Mason”).

For more information, please contact the Fund at 1-888-777-0102 or visit the Fund’s web site at www.lmcef.com. Hard copies of the Fund’s complete audited financial statements are available free of charge upon request.

Data and commentary provided in this press release are for informational purposes only. Legg Mason and its affiliates do not engage in selling shares of the Fund.

Contacts

For Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc.
Maria Rosati, 212-805-6036
mrosati@leggmason.com

Contacts

For Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc.
Maria Rosati, 212-805-6036
mrosati@leggmason.com