Franklin Resources, Inc.
| New York Stock Exchange: BEN
Franklin Resources, Inc. is a global investment management company. It offers investment choices under its Franklin, Templeton, Mutual Series, Bissett, Fiduciary Trust, Darby and Balanced Equity Management brand names. The company operates its business through one segment: Investment Management & Related Services. The Investment Management & Related Services segment provides services to investment funds in jurisdictions worldwide, which include U.S. and non-U.S. registered open-end and closed-end funds, unregistered funds, and institutional, high net-worth and separately managed accounts. Franklin Resources was founded by Rupert H. Johnson, Sr. in 1947 and is headquartered in San Mateo, CA.