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Franklin Resources Inc (BEN)

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16 Feb 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Franklin Resources Announces Special Dividend Of $3.00 Per Share
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 05:05pm EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Franklin Resources Inc ::FRANKLIN RESOURCES, INC. ANNOUNCES SPECIAL DIVIDEND OF $3.00 PER SHARE.  Full Article

Franklin Templeton Appoints Manraj Sekhon CIO Of Emerging Markets Equity
Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018 11:30am EST 

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Franklin Templeton Investments::FRANKLIN TEMPLETON APPOINTS MANRAJ S. SEKHON CIO OF EMERGING MARKETS EQUITY.‍FRANKLIN TEMPLETON INVESTMENTS - ANNOUNCED HIRE OF MANRAJ S. SEKHON, AS CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER OF EMERGING MARKETS EQUITY​.‍FRANKLIN TEMPLETON INVESTMENTS - MANRAJ SEKHON WILL JOIN ON FEBRUARY 19 AND WILL BE BASED IN FIRM'S SINGAPORE OFFICE​.‍FRANKLIN TEMPLETON INVESTMENTS - PRIOR TO JOINING FRANKLIN TEMPLETON, SEKHON SERVED AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE, CIO AND DIRECTOR OF FULLERTON FUND MANAGEMENT.  Full Article

Franklin Templeton Investments Announces Agreement To Acquire Edinburgh Partners
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 08:30am EST 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Franklin Resources Inc ::FRANKLIN TEMPLETON INVESTMENTS ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE EDINBURGH PARTNERS.FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC - TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC - NAIRN WILL BECOME CHAIRMAN OF TEMPLETON GLOBAL EQUITY GROUP AND REMAIN INVESTMENT PARTNER AND CEO OF EDINBURGH PARTNERS.  Full Article

Mark Mobius To Retire From Franklin Templeton Investments
Friday, 5 Jan 2018 11:30am EST 

Jan 5 (Reuters) - Franklin Templeton Investments::SAYS MARK MOBIUS TO RETIRE.  Full Article

Franklin Resources Increases Quarterly Dividend By 15 Pct To $0.23 Per Share
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 04:45pm EST 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Franklin Resources Inc ::INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 15 PERCENT TO $0.23PER SHARE.  Full Article

Franklin Resources Q4 preliminary earnings per share $0.76
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 08:30am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Franklin Resources Inc ::Franklin Resources Inc announces preliminary fourth quarter and fiscal year results.Q4 preliminary earnings per share $0.76.Q4 earnings per share view $0.72 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Qtrly operating revenues $‍1,616.9​ million versus $1,611.8 million last year.‍Total assets under management ("AUM") were $753.2 billion at September 30, 2017, up $10.4 billion or 1% during quarter​.Q4 revenue view $1.64 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Franklin Resources- Preliminary month-end AUM of $753.2 bln at Sept 30 2017
Monday, 9 Oct 2017 04:30pm EDT 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Franklin Resources Inc :Franklin Resources, Inc. announces month-end assets under management.Franklin Resources Inc - ‍reported preliminary month-end assets under management of $753.2 billion at September 30, 2017, compared to $747.4 billion at August 31, 2017​.Franklin Resources Inc - ‍preliminary average assets under management for quarter ended September 30, 2017 were $749.0 billion​.  Full Article

Franklin Templeton Investment Trust Management buys 5.05 pct stake in SaraminHR
Friday, 15 Sep 2017 02:43am EDT 

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Saramin HR Co Ltd <143240.KQ> ::* Says Franklin Templeton Investment Trust Management Co., Ltd acquired 587,567 shares of the company, increasing stake in the company to 5.05 percent from 0.  Full Article

Franklin Resources announces Q3 earnings per share $0.73
Friday, 28 Jul 2017 08:30am EDT 

July 28 (Reuters) - Franklin Resources Inc ::Franklin Resources Inc announces third quarter results.Q3 earnings per share $0.73.Q3 earnings per share view $0.72 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Franklin resources inc - total assets under management ("AUM") were $742.8 billion at June 30, 2017, up $2.8 Billion.Franklin Resources Inc qtrly operating revenues $1,613.9 million versus $1,600.6 million.  Full Article

Franklin Resources posts Q2 earnings per share $0.74
Friday, 28 Apr 2017 08:30am EDT 

April 28 (Reuters) - Franklin Resources Inc :Franklin Resources, Inc announces second quarter results.Q2 earnings per share $0.74.Qtrly operating revenues $1.6 billion versus $1.56 billion.Q2 earnings per share view $0.67, revenue view $1.57 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Franklin Resources Inc - total assets under management were $740.0 billion at March 31, 2017, up $20.0 billion during quarter.  Full Article

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Breakingviews - Cox: Wall Street's antisocial role in selling guns

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - When does taking a stand against social harm outweigh a financial objective? It’s a reasonable question for the likes of Lazard and BlackRock. The Wall Street investment bank advised AR-15 maker Remington on its restructuring days before Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida, perpetrated with a similar rifle – yet its asset managers talk about responsibility. So does Larry Fink, who runs BlackRock, the $6 trillion fund-management giant and top owner of firearm