SOURCE: Franklin Templeton

December 03, 2012 11:47 ET

Templeton Global Income Fund ("GIM") Announces Distribution

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - Dec 3, 2012) - Templeton Global Income Fund (NYSE: GIM) today announced a total distribution of $0.6272, comprised of its regular monthly dividend from net investment income of $0.035 per share, a special dividend from net investment income of $0.3039 per share, short-term capital gains distribution of $0.005 per share and long-term capital gains distribution of $0.2833 per share, payable on December 31, 2012 to shareholders of record on December 14, 2012 (Ex-Dividend Date: December 12, 2012).

The Fund's investment manager, 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, Fiduciary Trust, Darby and Bissett investment teams. The San Mateo, CA-based company has more than 60 years of investment experience and over $753 billion in assets under management as of October 31, 2012. For more information, please call 1-800/DIAL BEN® or visit franklintempleton.com.