Franklin Mutual European Fund A(Ydis)GBP
Franklin Templeton Investment Funds (SICAV domiciled in Luxembourg)
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Performance
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Fund Profile

Category: SICAV

Franklin Mutual Global Discovery Fund (the “Fund”) aims to increase the value of its investments over the medium to long term. The Fund invests mainly in: equity securities issued by companies located in any country The Fund can invest to a lesser extent in: securities from companies involved in mergers, consolidations, liquidations or other major corporate transactions debt securities of any quality (including lower quality debt such as non-investment grade securities) of companies involved in reorganisation or financial restructuring derivatives for hedging and investment purposes debt securities issued by governments of any country In exceptional market circumstances, the Fund may temporarily hold a greater amount of cash in times where the manager believes that the markets are experiencing excessive volatility, a prolonged general decline or other adverse conditions. Although the Fund focuses on mid to large-sized companies (companies with at least $US1.5 billion in market capitalisation), it can invest in companies of all sizes. The investment team uses in-depth, fundamental research and analysis to find and purchase those equity and debt securities that are believed to be trading at a discount. You may request the sale of your shares on any Luxembourg business day. For the distribution share class shown in this document, dividend income is distributed to shareholders. For further information on the Objectives and Investment Policy of the Fund, please refer to the section “Fund Information, Objectives and Investment Policies” of the current prospectus of Franklin Templeton Investment Funds. The benchmark of the Fund is the MSCI World Index. The benchmark is indicated for information purposes only, and the Fund manager does not intend to track it. The Fund can deviate from this benchmark. Terms to Understand Debt securities: Securities representing the issuer’s obligation to repay a loan at a specified date and to pay interest. Derivatives: Financial instruments whose characteristics and value depend on the performance of one or more underlying assets, typically securities, indexes, currencies or interest rates. Equity securities: Securities that represent an ownership stake in a company. Hedging: A strategy for totally or partially offsetting particular risks such as those arising from fluctuations in share prices, currencies or interest rates.

Morningstar Rating
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Bronze
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Risk and reward profile
6
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Key Information
Closing Price 27/11/202016.68
Morningstar categoryEurope Large-Cap Value Equity
CurrencyGBP
Distribution statusDistributing
ISINLU0229939250
Inception Date25/10/2005
Minimum initial amount100.00 GBP
Fees And Charges
Entry feeNone
Custody feeNone
Exit feeNone
Ongoing charge1.84% of which 0.75% is paid to MeDirect
Fund management company
AddressFranklin Templeton International Services S.à r.l. 8A, rue Albert Borschette Luxembourg L-1246 Luxembourg
Manager NameKatrina Dudley
Manager Start Date01/08/2007
Websitewww.franklintempleton.lu
Total Net Assets (mil)387.22 GBP (31/10/2020)
UCITSYes
AdministratorFranklin Templeton International Services S.à r.l.

Documents

Prospectus
en 01/09/2020
Annual Report
en 30/06/2020
Semi Annual Report
en 31/12/2019
Morningstar Report
30/11/2020

Performance

Historical returns are no guarantee for future performances. Investing in Financial markets and securities involves risk. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results. Investment losses may occur and investors could lose some or all of their investment in the Fund.
Entry fees, purchase charges, custody fees, exit fees, sale charges and taxes are not included in the calculation of past performance. Ongoing charges (including management fees, administrative fees and other costs) have been taken in to account, as they are already included in the price/NAV of the fund.
The performance in euro can be lower or higher than the performance in the currency of denomination of the fund due to fluctuations in exchange rates.
Annualised performance in GBP
PeriodAnnualised returnDate
1 year-8.95%27/11/2020
3 years-3.19%27/11/2020
5 years2.54%27/11/2020
10 years3.67%27/11/2020
Since launch4.72%27/11/2020
Cumulative performance in GBP
Performance
YTD 01/01/2020-9.30
1 month15.83
3 months8.66
6 months13.90
Quarterly Returns
Q 1Q 2Q 3Q 4
2020-30.91%18.55%-0.29%-
20194.37%5.00%1.21%2.33%
2018-3.73%0.71%2.18%-11.36%
20172.85%4.10%2.14%-0.11%
2016-1.93%2.16%7.98%6.37%
Dividend
Date ex dividendGross dividendPayment Date
01/07/20160.3308/07/2016
01/07/20150.2608/07/2015
01/07/20140.1508/07/2014
01/07/20130.2109/07/2013
01/07/20110.1308/07/2011
01/07/20090.1408/07/2009

Asset Allocation
% Long% Short% Net Assets
Stock93.24%0.00%93.24%
Bond0.00%0.00%0.00%
Cash6.76%0.00%6.76%
Other0.00%0.00%0.00%
Return/Risk Analysis
Risk Measurement1 Year3 Years5 Years
Standard Deviation
29.8120.2717.53
Sharpe Ratio
-0.80-0.39-0.20
Sortino Ratio
-0.88-0.45-0.23
Positive Months5.0017.0033.00
Negative Months6.0018.0026.00
Worst Month-21.58-21.58-21.58
World Regions
Region%
Eurozone54.01
United Kingdom27.11
Europe - ex Euro12.13
Stock Sector Weighting
Sector% of Equity
Financial Services15.06
Basic Materials14.86
Industrials14.63
Consumer Cyclical
12.42
Consumer Defensive
9.54
Healthcare9.28
Communication Services8.04
Energy6.53
Technology2.69
Utilities0.19
Top 10 Holdings
HoldingSectorCountry% of Assets
Federal Home Loan Banks 0% 02/11/2020United States4.19
Cie Generale des Etablissements Michelin SA Consumer CyclicalFrance3.94
LafargeHolcim Ltd Basic MaterialsSwitzerland3.67
Novartis AG HealthcareSwitzerland3.65
Covestro AG Basic MaterialsGermany3.55
GlaxoSmithKline PLC HealthcareUnited Kingdom3.52
Rexel SA IndustrialsFrance3.52
Hellenic Telecommunication Organization SA Communication ServicesGreece3.34
NN Group NV Financial ServicesNetherlands3.33
Volkswagen AG Participating Preferred Consumer CyclicalGermany3.05
Classification of Morningstar Category
Ranking1 Year2 Years3 Years5 Years
Top 25%
Category above the average
Category below the average
Bottom 25%
Morningstar Style Box
Equity Style
Large
Size
Mid
Small
Value
Blend
Growth
Style
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16.68
Closing Price
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