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BEN Group Fuels New Business and Technology Developments as Content Production and Consumption Soar

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

BEN also signed notable new clients across its business, including Durex, Avocado Mattress, Keeper, and Schutz.

Key Points: 
  • BEN also signed notable new clients across its business, including Durex, Avocado Mattress, Keeper, and Schutz.
  • Industry-leading technology company Microsoft entered its ninth year of working with BEN in Q3 2021.
  • This year, Microsoft will continue its efforts to highlight technology in content and with talent through authentic storytelling.
  • BEN Group Inc. is an entertainment AI company that integrates brands into influencer, streaming, TV, music, and film content with guaranteed ROI.

Franklin Resources, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Results on November 1, 2021

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 9:45pm

On Monday, November 1, 2021 at approximately 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time, Franklin Resources, Inc. (the Company) [NYSE:BEN] will release its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2021 operating results.

Key Points: 
  • On Monday, November 1, 2021 at approximately 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time, Franklin Resources, Inc. (the Company) [NYSE:BEN] will release its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2021 operating results.
  • A written commentary on the results will also be available via investors.franklinresources.com at approximately 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Access to the teleconference will be available via investors.franklinresources.com or by dialing (833) 350-1245 in the U.S. and Canada or (236) 712-2205 internationally.
  • Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN], is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries.

Franklin Templeton and iJoin Collaborate to Expand Access to Goals-Based Personalization

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

iJoin), a leader in retirement plan technologies, to make Franklin Templetons Goals Optimization Engine (GOE) available via iJoins personalized managed account experience.

Key Points: 
  • iJoin), a leader in retirement plan technologies, to make Franklin Templetons Goals Optimization Engine (GOE) available via iJoins personalized managed account experience.
  • Steve McCoy, CEO of iJoin, added, Franklin Templetons goals-based approach to automated advice ideally pairs with iJoins data-driven, personalized, goals-based participant experience.
  • Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries.
  • FAV is a subsidiary of Franklin Resources, Inc., a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton.

Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust (“FTF” or the “Fund”) Announces Distribution

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 5:33pm

FRANKLIN LIMITED DURATION INCOME TRUST [NYSE American: FTF] today announced a monthly distribution from net investment income of $0.0770 per share, payable on November 15, 2021, to shareholders of record on October 29, 2021 (Ex-Dividend Date: October 28, 2021).

Key Points: 
  • FRANKLIN LIMITED DURATION INCOME TRUST [NYSE American: FTF] today announced a monthly distribution from net investment income of $0.0770 per share, payable on November 15, 2021, to shareholders of record on October 29, 2021 (Ex-Dividend Date: October 28, 2021).
  • The Fund is managed with a goal of generating as much of the distribution as possible from net ordinary income and short-term capital gains, that is consistent with the Funds investment strategy and risk profile.
  • A return of capital distribution does not necessarily reflect the Funds investment performance and should not be confused with yield or income.
  • For further information on Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust, please visit our web site at: www.franklintempleton.com
    Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries.

Franklin Universal Trust (“FT” or the “Fund”) Announces Distribution

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 5:31pm

Franklin Universal Trust [NYSE: FT] today announced a monthly distribution from net investment income of $0.0425 per share, payable on November 15, 2021, to shareholders of record on October 29, 2021 (Ex-Dividend Date: October 28, 2021).

Key Points: 
  • Franklin Universal Trust [NYSE: FT] today announced a monthly distribution from net investment income of $0.0425 per share, payable on November 15, 2021, to shareholders of record on October 29, 2021 (Ex-Dividend Date: October 28, 2021).
  • Shareholders should not draw any conclusions about the Funds investment performance from the amount of the current distribution or from the terms of the Funds distribution policy.
  • For further information on Franklin Universal Trust, please
    visit our web site at: www.franklintempleton.com
    Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries.
  • Franklin Templetons mission is to help clients achieve better outcomes through investment management expertise, wealth management and technology solutions.

Franklin BSP Realty Trust, Inc. and Capstead Mortgage Corporation Announce Completion of Merger

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:30pm

After the close of trading on October 18, 2021, Capstead ceased to be publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

Key Points: 
  • After the close of trading on October 18, 2021, Capstead ceased to be publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
  • FBRT will pay cash in lieu of any fractional shares of FBRT Common Stock that would otherwise have been received as a result of the merger.
  • Pursuant to the Merger Agreement, three former Capstead independent directors, Pat Augustine, Michelle Goolsby and Gary Keiser, were appointed to FBRTs Board of Directors.
  • Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC served as financial advisor and Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP served as legal advisor to Capstead.

Franklin BSP Realty Trust, Inc. and Capstead Mortgage Corporation Announce Completion of Merger

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:30pm

After the close of trading on October 18, 2021, Capstead ceased to be publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

Key Points: 
  • After the close of trading on October 18, 2021, Capstead ceased to be publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
  • FBRT will pay cash in lieu of any fractional shares of FBRT Common Stock that would otherwise have been received as a result of the merger.
  • Pursuant to the Merger Agreement, three former Capstead independent directors, Pat Augustine, Michelle Goolsby and Gary Keiser, were appointed to FBRTs Board of Directors.
  • Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC served as financial advisor and Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP served as legal advisor to Capstead.

Mars Wrigley Announces Community-Driven Halloween Activities in Four Major Cities

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 2:00pm

After helping ensure Halloween 2020 was not cancelled, Mars Wrigley is proud to continue its Halloween celebrations and expand efforts in cities where its Associates live and work.

Key Points: 
  • After helping ensure Halloween 2020 was not cancelled, Mars Wrigley is proud to continue its Halloween celebrations and expand efforts in cities where its Associates live and work.
  • "Mars Wrigley is proud to support our local communities," said Tim LeBel, Chief Halloween Officer at Mars Wrigley.
  • The annual Mars Wrigley Halloween celebration in the Newark community is a much-anticipated tradition that continues to deliver seasonal joy and excitement to local families.
  • For more updates on Mars Wrigley Halloween plans followMars Wrigleyon Instagram, LinkedIn and Facebook .

Franklin Universal Trust (“FT” or the “Fund”) Announces Notification of Sources of Distributions

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 9:10pm

Annual NAV Total Return is the percentage change in the Funds NAV over a year, assuming reinvestment of distributions paid.

Key Points: 
  • Annual NAV Total Return is the percentage change in the Funds NAV over a year, assuming reinvestment of distributions paid.
  • The Annualized Distribution Rate is the current fiscal periods distribution rate annualized as a percentage of the Funds NAV through August 31, 2021.
  • Cumulative Total Return is the percentage change in the Funds NAV from August 31, 2020 through August 31, 2021, assuming reinvestment of distributions paid.
  • Franklin Templetons mission is to help clients achieve better outcomes through investment management expertise, wealth management and technology solutions.

Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust (“FTF” or the “Fund”) Announces Notification of Sources of Distributions

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 8:28pm

Annual NAV Total Return is the percentage change in the Funds NAV over a year, assuming reinvestment of distributions paid.

Key Points: 
  • Annual NAV Total Return is the percentage change in the Funds NAV over a year, assuming reinvestment of distributions paid.
  • The Annualized Distribution Rate is the current fiscal periods distribution rate annualized as a percentage of the Funds NAV through August 31, 2021.
  • Cumulative Total Return is the percentage change in the Funds NAV from December 31, 2020 through August 31, 2021, assuming reinvestment of distributions paid.
  • For further information on Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust, please visit our web site at: www.franklintempleton.com
    Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries.