Franklin Select U.S. Equity Fund

Franklin Templeton Investment Funds

Summary of Fund Objective

The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital appreciation by investing principally in US equity securities or convertibles as well as American Depository Receipts and American Depository Shares listed on the major US stock exchanges.

Access to the US Market. The fund is an ideal vehicle for those investors seeking exposure to the US Equity asset class as it invests in stocks quoted on the major US markets.

Flexible style / market cap / sector strategy. The fund invests in a great diversity of stocks with the maximum flexibility in order to provide investors with the best investment opportunities in the US.

All the benefits from a first class proprietary research team. Franklin has one of the largest US Equity research team.

An experienced portfolio management team. The fund is led by an experienced portfolio manager and a seasoned investment team.


Serena Perin Vinton

  • California, United States
  • Years With Firm: 28
  • Years Of Experience: 28

Chris Anderson

  • California, United States
  • Years With Firm: 7
  • Years Of Experience: 14

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 and equity-related securities of companies listed on the U.S. stock exchanges. 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: 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.