Franklin Mutual Shares Fund

Franklin Templeton Funds

Summary of Fund Objective

The Fund’s primary objective is long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in US equity and related debt securities. Income generation is a secondary consideration.



MANAGEMENT

Peter Langerman

  • New Jersey, United States
  • Years With Firm: 29
  • Years Of Experience: 33

Deborah Turner

  • New Jersey, United States
  • Years With Firm: 26
  • Years Of Experience: 27

What are the Key Risks?

The value of shares in the Fund and income received from it can go down as well as up and investors may not get back the full amount invested. Performance may also be affected by currency fluctuations. Currency fluctuations may affect the value of overseas investments. There is no guarantee that the Fund will meet its objective.

  • The Fund invests mainly in equity and debt securities of US companies. Such securities have historically been subject to significant price movements that may occur suddenly due to market or company-specific factors. As a result, the performance of the Fund can fluctuate considerably over time.
  • Other significant risks include: counterparty risk, derivatives risk, liquidity risk.
For full details of all of the risks applicable to this Fund, please refer to the “Risk Factors” section of the  Fund in the current prospectus of Franklin Templeton Funds.