SOURCE: Franklin Templeton

Franklin Templeton

November 17, 2010 09:21 ET

Templeton Releases Closed-End Fund's Portfolio Allocation Update

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - November 17, 2010) - The Templeton closed-end Fund referenced below, which trades on the New York Stock Exchange, today released a portfolio allocation update containing the following information as of October 31, 2010:

  • Asset Allocation
  • Portfolio Characteristics
  • Net Currency Distribution
  • Country Distribution

To obtain a copy of the update, please contact Fund Information at 1-800-342-5236.

Templeton closed-end Fund:

 Templeton Global Income Fund (NYSE: GIM)

The Fund's investment manager is a 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 $664 billion in assets under management as of October 31, 2010. For more information, please call 1-800/DIAL BEN® or visit franklintempleton.com.

 
 
TEMPLETON GLOBAL INCOME FUND
AS OF OCTOBER 31, 2010
TOTAL NET ASSETS: $1,354,298,342
NET ASSET VALUE PER SHARE: $10.29
 
 
ASSET ALLOCATION PERCENT OF TOTAL NET ASSETS   PORTFOLIO CHARACTERISTICS  
CASH & OTHER 10.2%   WEIGHTED AVG. MATURITY 7.0545 yrs
FIXED INCOME 89.8%   WEIGHTED AVG. DURATION 4.4142 yrs
  100.0%   WEIGHTED AVG. COUPON 5.9552%
         
         
NET CURRENCY DISTRIBUTION PERCENT OF TOTAL NET ASSETS   COUNTRY DISTRIBUTION PERCENT OF TOTAL NET ASSETS
ASIA 32.3%   ASIA 28.6%
  CHINESE YUAN 3.0%     INDIA 0.7%
  INDIAN RUPEE 6.6%     INDONESIA 9.4%
  INDO RUPIAH 7.3%     SOUTH KOREA 15.5%
  JAPANESE YEN -22.1%     SRI LANKA 2.2%
  MALAYSI RINGGIT 14.6%     VIETNAM 0.8%
  PHILIPPINE PESO 5.3%   AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND 7.6%
  SOUTH KOREAN WON 15.3%     AUSTRALIA 7.6%
  SRI LANKA RUPEE 2.2%   EUROPE 22.8%
AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND 11.0%     HUNGARY 2.4%
  AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 11.0%     LITHUANIA 2.0%
EUROPE -3.6%     NORWAY 1.3%
  EURO -31.1%     POLAND 8.4%
  NORWEGIAN KRONE 8.2%     RUSSIA 4.4%
  POLAND ZLOTY 7.7%     SWEDEN 4.3%
  SWEDISH KRONA 11.6%   LATIN AMERICA 19.7%
LATIN AMERICA 24.6%     ARGENTINA 1.7%
  BRAZILIAN REAL 8.3%     BRAZIL 7.8%
  CHILEAN PESO 6.9%     MEXICO 5.2%
  MEXICAN PESO 6.3%     PERU 3.1%
  PERU NUEVO SOL 3.1%     VENEZUELA 1.8%
MID-EAST/AFRICA 9.8%   MID-EAST/AFRICA 12.0%
  EGYPTIAN POUND 4.9%     EGYPT 4.9%
  ISRAELI SHEKEL 4.9%     ISRAEL 2.6%
NORTH AMERICA 25.9%     QATAR 0.9%
  US DOLLAR 25.9%     SOUTH AFRICA 2.7%
TOTAL 100.0%     UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 0.9%
      NORTH AMERICA 3.0%
        CANADA 0.5%
        UNITED STATES 2.6%
      OTHER 6.3%
        SUPRANATIONAL 3.6%
        CASH 2.5%
        DERIVATIVES 0.1%
      TOTAL 100.0%
         
         
         

You may request a copy of the Fund's current Report to Shareholders by contacting Fund Information at 1-800/DIAL BEN® (1-800-342-5236). Since markets can go down as well as up, investment return and principal value will fluctuate with market conditions, currency volatility, and the economic, social and political climates of countries where the Fund invests. Emerging markets involve heightened risks related to the same factors, in addition to those associated with their relatively small size and lesser liquidity. You may have a gain or loss when you sell your shares. The information provided is as of the date shown and comes from sources considered reliable, but the Fund makes no representation or warranty as to its completeness or accuracy. The weightings do not include the impact of currency forwards within the country weightings. The Fund's portfolio is actively managed and investment allocations can be expected to change.

Contact Information

  • For more information, please contact
    Franklin Templeton Investments
    1-800-342-5236