Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 385.51 Day Change GBX +3.13 (0.82%)
Price Date 17 Oct 2017 Crown Rating 2
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.00 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.58 Fund Size 93,091,222.04
Launch Date 30/01/2009 Standard Initial Charge (%) 5.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.50 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 1,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.58
ISIN GB00B3KD9P78 Min TopUp (£) 250.00

Fund Objective

The Fund aims to provide capital appreciation in the long term through investment in US equities.

Fund Managers

Grant Bowers
Grant Bowers is a vice president of Franklin Global Advisers and lead portfolio manager of Franklin Growth Opportunities Fund and FTIF Franklin U.S. Opportunities Fund (SICAV). He also manages Franklin Global Communications Fund and FTVIP Global Communications Securities Fund. Mr. Bowers has research responsibility for the telecommunication service industry. Mr. Bowers joined Franklin Templeton Investments in 1993 as a fixed income analyst and in 1998 joined the Franklin equity group as an analyst. His previous research coverage has included the media, publishing, transportation and business services industries. Mr. Bowers earned his B.A. in economics from the University of California at Davis. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton, he served in the United States Army.
Sara Araghi