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Franklin Templeton

May 21, 2013 18:37 ET

Franklin Templeton Limited Duration Income Trust Announces Monthly Dividend and Portfolio Management Changes

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - May 21, 2013) - Franklin Templeton Limited Duration Income Trust (NYSE MKT: FTF), a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a dividend of $0.073 per share, payable June 14, 2013, to shareholders of record on May 31, 2013 (Ex-Dividend Date: May 29, 2013).

The Fund also announced that, effective June 1, 2013, Madeline Lam and Justin Ma, CFA, will join Christopher Molumphy, CFA, Eric Takaha, CFA, Glenn Voyles, CFA, and Roger Bayston, CFA, as members of the Fund's portfolio management team, and Richard Hsu, CFA, will depart from the Fund's portfolio management team.

You may request a copy of the Fund's current Report to Shareholders by contacting Franklin Templeton's Fund Information Department at 1-800/DIAL BEN® (1-800-342-5236) or by visiting All investments involve risks, including possible loss of principal. Interest rate movements and mortgage prepayments will affect the Fund's share price and yield. Bond prices generally move in the opposite direction of interest rates. As the prices of bonds in a fund adjust to a rise in interest rates, the fund's share price may decline. Investments in lower-rated bonds include higher risk of default and loss of principal. The Fund is actively managed but there is no guarantee that the manager's investment decisions will produce the desired results. For portfolio management discussions, including information regarding the Fund's investment strategies, please view the most recent Annual or Semi-Annual Report to Shareholders which can be found at or

Franklin Advisers, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE: BEN), 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, Bissett, Fiduciary Trust, Darby, Balanced Equity Management and K2 investment teams. The San Mateo, CA-based company has more than 65 years of investment experience and over $847 billion in assets under management as of April 30, 2013. For more information, please call 1-800/DIAL BEN® or visit

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