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    Templeton World A (TEMWX)

    13.48 Down 0.14(1.03%) Feb 5

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    Templeton World A
    Templeton Funds300 S.E. 2ND STREETFort Lauderdale FL 33301-1923
    Phone: 800-342-5236
    Fund Overview 
    Category:World Stock
    Fund Family:Franklin Templeton Investments
    Net Assets:4.88B
    Year-to-Date Return:-7.99%
    Morningstar Rating:2 stars
    Fund Inception Date:Jan 17, 1978
    Morningstar Style Box 
    World Stock
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    Management Information 
    Tucker Scott
    Lead Manager since Aug 1, 2007
    JAMES HARPER, CFA Executive Vice President Portfolio Manager, Research Analyst Templeton Global Equity Group Templeton Global Advisors Limited Nassau, Bahamas James Harper is an executive vice president and portfolio manager for the Templeton Global Equity Group. Mr. Harper is the lead portfolio manager for Templeton Growth Fund Ltd in Canada as well as a number of Global and International institutional separate accounts. He is also a co-manager of the Templeton World Fund. Mr. Harper has research responsibility for the global technology hardware and peripherals, and global property and casualty, life and health insurance, multiline, reinsurers and insurance brokers. He also has country coverage of France. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 2007, Mr. Harper was a partner at sell-side research brokerage Redburn Partners, where he covered the European telecoms sector. Previously, he was a research analyst at Citigroup and Credit Suisse First Boston. He entered the financial services industry in 1992. Mr. Harper holds an M.A. in management studies from Cambridge University, United Kingdom, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.
    Investment Information 
    Min Initial Investment:1,000
    Min Initial Investment, IRA:250
    Min Initial Investment, AIP:50
    Min Subsequent Investment:N/A
    Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:N/A
    Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:N/A
    TEMWX can be purchased from 140 brokerages.

    Fund Summary 
    The investment seeks long-term capital growth. The fund invests primarily in the equity securities of companies located anywhere in the world, including developing markets. Under normal circumstances, it will invest in issuers located in at least three different countries (including the U.S.). The equity securities in which the fund invests are primarily common stock, and may include smaller and midsize companies. Although the investment manager will search for investments across a large number of countries and sectors, from time to time, based on economic conditions, it may have significant positions in particular countries or sectors.

    Fund Operations 
    Last Dividend (Dec 17, 2015) : 0.28
    Last Cap Gain : 0.00
    Annual Holdings Turnover (Feb 2, 2016) : 15.73%
    Average for Category:44.00%
    Fees & Expenses 
    ExpenseTEMWXCategory Avg
    Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):1.06%1.28%
    Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:1.06%N/A
    Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:1.06%N/A
    Max 12b1 Fee:0.25%N/A
    Max Front End Sales Load:5.75%5.16%
    Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A1.97%
    3 Yr Expense Projection*:892634
    5 Yr Expense Projection*:1,1251,024
    10 Yr Expense Projection*:1,7922,093
    * Per $10,000 invested