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Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Month-End Assets Under Management

February 10, 2020 GMT

SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 10, 2020--

Franklin Resources, Inc. (Franklin Templeton) (NYSE: BEN) today reported preliminary month-end assets under management of $688.0 billion at January 31, 2020, compared to $698.3 billion at December 31, 2019. Assets under management declined as net new outflows moderated and market returns were negative. Preliminary average assets under management for the quarter, through January 31, 2020, were $693.1 billion.

 

ASSETS UNDER MANAGEMENT

 

 

 

Preliminary

 

 

 

 

(In billions)

31-Jan-20

31-Dec-19

30-Sep-19

30-Jun-19

 

31-Jan-19

Franklin Templeton:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Equity:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Global/international

$155.9

$163.5

$158.4

$169.8

$176.3

 

 

United States

117.5

117.0

112.1

112.4

104.9

 

 

Total equity

273.4

280.5

270.5

282.2

281.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Multi-Asset/Balanced

134.3

136.5

134.3

136.0

131.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fixed Income:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tax-free

68.1

66.7

66.3

65.0

62.3

 

 

Taxable:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Global/international

133.5

136.7

144.6

154.9

151.5

 

 

United States

68.2

67.5

67.4

67.9

42.4

Total fixed income

269.8

270.9

278.3

287.8

256.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cash Management

10.5

10.4

9.5

9.2

9.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

$688.0

$698.3

$692.6

$715.2

$678.3

Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization operating together with its subsidiaries as Franklin Templeton. Franklin Templeton’s goal is to deliver better outcomes by providing global and domestic investment management to retail, institutional and sovereign wealth clients in over 170 countries. Through specialized teams, the company has expertise across all asset classes, including equity, fixed income, alternatives and custom multi-asset solutions. The company’s more than 600 investment professionals are supported by its integrated, worldwide team of risk management professionals and global trading desk network. With employees in over 30 countries, the California-based company has more than 70 years of investment experience. The company posts information that may be significant for investors in the Investor Relations and News Center sections of its website, and encourages investors to consult those sections regularly. For more information, please visit investors.franklinresources.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

The financial results in this press release are preliminary. Statements in this press release regarding Franklin Resources, Inc. and its subsidiaries, which are not historical facts, are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. When used in this press release, words or phrases generally written in the future tense and/or preceded by words such as “will,” “may,” “could,” “expect,” “believe,” “anticipate,” “intend,” “plan,” “seek,” “estimate,” “preliminary” or other similar words are forward-looking statements.

Forward-looking statements involve a number of known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other important factors, some of which are listed below, that could cause actual results and outcomes to differ materially from any future results or outcomes expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. While forward-looking statements are our best prediction at the time that they are made, you should not rely on them and are cautioned against doing so. Forward-looking statements are based on our current expectations and assumptions regarding our business, the economy and other future conditions. Because forward-looking statements relate to the future, they are subject to inherent uncertainties, risks and changes in circumstances that are difficult to predict. They are neither statements of historical fact nor guarantees or assurances of future performance.

These and other risks, uncertainties and other important factors are described in more detail in our recent filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including, without limitation, in Risk Factors and Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2019 and our subsequent Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q:

Any forward-looking statement made by us in this press release speaks only as of the date on which it is made. Factors or events that could cause our actual results to differ may emerge from time to time, and it is not possible for us to predict all of them. We undertake no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.

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CONTACT: Franklin Resources, Inc.

Investor Relations: Lucy Nicholls (650) 312-4091

Media Relations: Matt Walsh (650) 312-2245

investors.franklinresources.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE

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