Franklin European Dividend Fund

Franklin Templeton Investment Funds

Summary of Fund Objective

The Fund’s investment objective is to provide a combination of current income and long-term capital appreciation by investing principally in the equity and/or equity-related securities of companies of any market capitalisation incorporated or having their principal business activities in European countries.

Established Portfolio Management Team
The fund is managed by a team of experienced professionals solely focused on European equity strategies, which is also supported by the broader resources of the Franklin Equity Group.

Focussed Regional Expertise
Thorough fundamental analysis conducted by a team of analysts and portfolio managers dedicated to European equities.

Disciplined Risk Management
Our investment process includes disciplined risk management practices which are overseen by an independent performance analysis and investment risk group.


Dylan Ball

  • London, United Kingdom
  • Years With Firm: 13
  • Years Of Experience: 20

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.

  • The Fund invests mainly in dividend-paying equity securities of companies located in or doing significant business in European countries. 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.
  • The Fund may distribute income gross of expenses. Whilst this might allow more income to be distributed, it may also have the effect of reducing capital.
  • Other significant risks include: currency risk, liquidity risk.
For full details of all of the risks applicable to this Fund, please refer to the “Risk Considerations” section of the Fund in the current prospectus of Franklin Templeton Investment Funds.