Franklin UK Rising Dividends W Inc
|Bid Price||-||Offer Price||-|
|Mid Price||GBX 112.65||Day Change||GBX -0.26 (-0.23%)|
|Price Date||24 Feb 2017||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||3.28 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||0.55||Fund Size||43,049,694.32|
|Launch Date||01/01/1990||Standard Initial Charge (%)||0.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||0.45||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||1,000,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||0.55|
|ISIN||GB00BT6STC53||Min TopUp (£)||250.00|
The Fund aims to provide a growing level of income, together with capital growth to achieve a total return exceeding that of the FTSE All-Share Index, over the medium to long term.
Ben Russon is a vice president and portfolio manager based in Leeds as part of Franklin Templeton Fund Management. He is the lead manager on the Franklin UK Opportunities Fund and co-manager on the Franklin UK Managers' Focus Fund. Mr. Russon joined the Franklin Templeton UK Equity team during 2013. Prior to this he spent 13 years as a fund manager with Newton Investment Management, specialising in UK Equities. He was the lead manager on the Newton UK Opportunities Fund from 2005, alongside associated institutional mandates. Previously he worked at Newton in the research function, specialising in the global food retail sector. Wider responsibilities also included global equity investment with the Newton Osprey Fund. Mr. Russon graduated from the University of Edinburgh with an M.A. (joint honours) in geography and economics. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.