Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 241.45 Day Change GBX -0.03 (-0.01%)
Price Date 20 Oct 2017 Crown Rating 2
Shares Class Inc. Yield 1.89 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.75 Fund Size 1,560,112.16
Launch Date 08/09/2003 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 (%) 1.75
ISIN GB0033304816 Min TopUp (£) 250.00

Fund Objective

The Fund aims to provide long-term capital growth by investing principally in European (excluding UK) equities.

Fund Managers

Uwe Zoellner
UWE ZOELLNER, CFA is the Head of Pan-European Equity and Portfolio Manager of Franklin Templeton Investment Management Ltd-Frankfurt, Germany. He is head of Franklin European Equity. He joined Franklin Templeton Investments in 2001, and in 2008 was given responsibility to oversee the development of the European Equity Team, which locally manages Pan-European equity strategies. He is based in Frankfurt. Prior to his current role, Mr. Zoellner was executive vice president and portfolio manager for Templeton Global Equity Group from September 2001 to October 2007. He was in charge of a number of global and European accounts and also had research responsibility for industrials. Before that, he was a manager for European equities at Credit Suisse Asset Management in Frankfurt from 1999 to 2001, covering the energy, telecom and media sectors. Prior to joining Credit Suisse Asset Management, Mr. Zoellner was with Sal. Oppenheim KAG in Cologne, serving as portfolio manager for global equity mandates, as well as two funds specializing in commodity stocks. Mr. Zoellner holds a diploma in business administration and economics from the University of Cologne (Germany). He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder. Mr. Zoellner is also a founding member and former treasurer of the German CFA Society
James Windsor
JAMES WINDSOR, CFA, is the Research Analyst of Franklin Equity Group and Franklin Templeton Investment Management Limited, London, England, United Kingdom. James Windsor is a research analyst with Franklin European Equity and is responsible for researching European stock ideas across all sectors and market capitalisation. Prior to joining the Franklin Equity Group in August 2011, Mr. Windsor worked as a research associate for the Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group with responsibilities in portfolio, risk and product management. Mr. Windsor holds a B.A. (Honours) in business and economics from the University of Northumbria and is a hartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.