SOURCE: Franklin Resources, Inc.

Franklin Resources, Inc.

June 15, 2010 16:45 ET

Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - June 15, 2010) -  Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE: BEN) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share payable on July 9, 2010 to stockholders of record holding shares of common stock at the close of business on June 30, 2010. The quarterly dividend of $0.22 is equivalent to the dividend paid for the prior quarter and represents a 5% increase over the quarterly dividend paid for the same quarter last year.

Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE: BEN), is a global investment management organization operating as Franklin Templeton Investments. Franklin Templeton Investments provides global and domestic investment management solutions managed by its Franklin, Templeton, Mutual Series, Fiduciary Trust, Darby and Bissett investment teams. The San Mateo, CA-based company has more than 60 years of investment experience and over $572 billion in assets under management as of May 31, 2010. For more information, please visit franklinresources.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Franklin Resources, Inc.
    Corporate Communications:
    Matt Walsh
    (650) 312-2245
    Investor Relations:
    Brian Sevilla
    (650) 312-4091
    franklinresources.com