High-profile changes to Franklin Templeton's EM roster
Nairn returning to Franklin Templeton
Pioneer of EM investing
Lead management taken up by Dylan Ball
This year has been another stellar 12 months for the European ETF industry, as more players look to launch products this side of the Atlantic and M&A activity intensified.
Government imposed energy price cap
‘No longer in investors’ interests to keep the funds open’
Franklin Templeton's Morton: Why I do not let yield be the sole consideration for the stocks I invest in
Having managed UK equities for more than two decades, fund manager Colin Morton reveals how he has delivered a steady combination of capital growth and income in the Franklin UK Equity Income fund
Launched on 19 October
How will this UK equity income fund fare against peers in the face of rising interest rates and falling dividends?
PARTNER INSIGHT:The challenge for the UK Equity Income sector over the coming months will not be the often-discussed search for dividends, but how managers will navigate the potential volatility of the domestic UK equity markets.
Colin Morton, manager of the Franklin UK Equity Income Fund on how he approaches equity valuations and why he remains unconcerned about inflation.
Franklin LibertyQ UCITS ETF range
Franklin Templeton's Morton: IA rule changes make UK equity income funds 'less explainable' to clients
Sector rules changed in March
May’s capacity to deliver Brexit at stake
UK equity income continues to look relatively attractive in a world of low interest rates and low bond yields.
Replaces Ian Wilkins
Set to benefit financials
Soft-closed in 2013
Investors will lean to traditionally defensive assets
New lead managers named on funds
With significant political decisions undertaken during 2016 on both sides of the Atlantic, 2017 now becomes a year of execution, writes Ben Russon, portfolio manager of the Franklin UK Opportunities fund.
Franklin Templeton and Invesco have lost their spots in the list of the top ten largest fund groups by assets under management in European-domiciled funds in 2016.
Corporate Bond and Gilt funds
CEO paid $3.3m bonus for 2016