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Franklin Global Equity Strategies A (acc) USD

Managed by

Tony Coffey

Tony Coffey is the portfolio manager for a number of Franklin Templeton funds, the largest being the Global Growth & Value Fund. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton, he worked as an associate for Analysis Group Inc. Coffey studied applied mathematics and economics at Harvard University and has an MBA from the University of California at Los Angeles.

Matthias Hoppe

Matthias Hoppe graduated from Julius-Maximilian University of Wurzburg with a master’s degree in economics. He started his career as a marketing specialist for equity derivatives at Commerzbank and later was a staff writer for a financial newspaper, covering investment funds and derivative products. He later joined Apo Asset Management in Dusseldorf where he was a senior portfolio manager. Matthias is currently a fund manager at Franklin Templeton and is a member of the FTMAS Asset Allocation Strategy Committee.


The Fund's investment objective is to seek capital appreciation through a diversified, value-oriented approach. The Fund generally invests in equity securities of companies of any market capitalisation located anywhere in the world, including Emerging Markets. The Fund will also seek to invest in the securities of companies involved in mergers, consolidations, liquidations and reorganisations or as to which there exist tender or exchange offers, and may participate in such transactions. The base currency of this Fund is US dollar.

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Czech Republic
  4. Denmark
  5. Estonia
  6. Finland
  7. France
  8. Germany
  9. Gibraltar
  10. Guernsey
  11. Hungary
  12. Ireland
  13. Italy
  14. Jersey
  15. Latvia
  16. Lithuania
  17. Luxembourg
  18. Netherlands
  19. Norway
  20. Poland
  21. Singapore
  22. Slovakia
  23. Spain
  24. Sweden
  25. Switzerland
  26. United Kingdom

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