Templeton Eastern Europe Fund

Franklin Templeton Investment Funds

Summary of Fund Objective

The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in listed equity securities of issuers organised under the laws of or having their principal activities within the countries of Eastern Europe, as well as the New Independent States, i.e. the countries in Europe and Asia that were formerly part of or under the influence of the Soviet Union.

Local presence in Eastern Europe. Templeton's emerging market's team has a global footprint, with research offices around the world – including Warsaw, Bucharest and Istanbul.

A structured & proven investment process. A disciplined, yet flexible, long-term approach to value oriented investing is used based on a bottom up stock selection.


Alexey Ilin

  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Years With Firm: 12
  • Years Of Experience: 15

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 equity securities of companies located in or doing significant business in Eastern Europe, many of which are emerging markets and subject to significant price movements, frequently to a greater extent than equity markets globally. As a result, the performance of the Fund can fluctuate significantly over relatively short time periods.
  • Other significant risks include: currency risk, emerging markets 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.