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Franklin Templeton – Templeton Global Emerging Markets Fund

Type:
Oeic

Aim:
Growth by investing in emerging market equities

Minimum investment:
Lump sum £1,000,
monthly £30

Investment split:
100% in emerging market equities

Isa link:
Yes

Pep transfers:
Yes

Charges:
Initial 5%,
annual 1.75%

Special offer:
Initial charge reduced to 3%

Offer period:
Until April 30, 2004

Tel: 0800 305306

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