Why Choose Franklin Templeton?

From large institutions to individual investors, each of our clients wants the same thing. To achieve their financial goals. And for more than years, we’ve helped them do exactly that. Everything we do at Franklin Templeton is focused on delivering our clients better outcomes. And that’s why millions of clients in more than countries have entrusted us with their investments, making us one of the world’s largest asset managers with over trillion in assets under management.1

Focused on Delivering Better Outcomes

Excellence and Rigor

We bring together specialist investment managers with distinct styles to offer clients a full range of capabilities, from traditional to alternative investments. Each manager follows a well-defined investment process rooted in the discipline, rigor and experience gained over decades of successfully navigating global markets—and underpinned by robust risk management protocols at the portfolio and enterprise levels.

Our Investment Capabilities and Brands


  • Value
  • Deep Value
  • Core Value
  • Blend
  • GARP
  • Growth
  • Convertibles
  • Sector
  • Shariah
  • Smart Beta
  • Thematic

Fixed Income

  • Government
  • Municipals
  • Corporate Credit
  • Bank Loans
  • Securitized
  • Multi Sector
  • Currencies
  • Sukuk

Multi-Asset Solutions

  • Multi-Asset Income
  • Diversified Outcome-Oriented
  • Risk Premia
  • Smart Beta
  • Balanced Allocation
  • Target Date/Risk
  • Model Portfolios
  • Inflation Protection
  • Managed Volatility


  • Private Debt
  • Hedge Funds
  • Private Equity
  • Real Estate
  • Infrastructure
Franklin Templeton (1947)
Western Asset (1971)    
ClearBridge (2005)    
Brandywine Global (1986)  
Clarion Partners (1982)      
Benefit Street Partners (2008)      
Martin Currie (1881)    
QS Investors (1999)    
K2 Advisors (1994)      
Royce (1972)      

years of asset
management experience


(USD) total assets
under management1



Meaningful Innovation

We focus on innovation that’s meaningful to clients. From embedding artificial intelligence into our research and investment decision-making to creating a fintech incubation center on our main campus, we’ve made innovation a cornerstone of our business and culture. And that lets us rapidly harness the power of new technologies and other advances for our clients.

Connections that Matter

We believe in the good that comes from making connections. So we build valuable connections between our clients, our portfolio managers, business leaders, and economic experts. And we connect with the people and organizations in our communities through extensive volunteering and charitable giving.