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Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust PLC (TEMIT) is an investment company listed on the London and New Zealand Stock Exchanges. It aims to invest in companies based primarily in emerging markets or deriving a significant amount of revenue from emerging markets, with the aim of delivering capital growth to shareholders over the long term.

06/02/2021 Chetan Sehgal The Daily Telegraph - Fund of the Week
10/05/2021 Paul Manduca Appointment of Magdalena Miller to Board (LSE Announcement)
08/01/2021 Paul Manduca Compliance with US Executive Order 13959 (LSE Announcement)
09/09/2020 Paul Manduca Result of 2020 Annual General Meeting (LSE Announcement)
10/09/2019 Chetan Sehgal/Andrew Ness Emerging Markets Emerge as Long-Term Winners For Investors In the Current Economic Environment (Press Release)
11/07/2019 Paul Manduca Result of 2019 Annual General Meeting (LSE Announcement)
17/06/2019 Andrew Ness Breaking Stereotypes: How Innovation Changed The Face Of Emerging Markets (Press Release)
15/05/2019 Chetan Sehgal UK Investors Increasingly Looking to Emerging Markets for Investment Opportunities and Growth (Press Release)
23/07/2018 Paul Manduca Appointment of Andrew Ness as TEMIT Portfolio Manager (LSE Announcement)
23/07/2018 Manraj Sekhon Franklin Templeton Expands Emerging Markets Team with Appointment of Andrew Ness (Press Release)
01/02/2018 Steven Dover and Paul Manduca Chetan Sehgal Named Lead Manager of Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust (Press Release)
01/02/2018 Paul Manduca

Appointment of Chetan Sehgal as Lead Portfolio Manager (LSE Announcement)

17/01/2018 Chetan Sehgal Investor Optimism in Emerging Markets on the Rise


Base Currency of Fund: UK Sterling
Fund Size: £2,621.66 million (as at 30/04/2021)
Benchmark: MSCI Emerging Markets Index
Launch Date: June 1989
Fund Manager: Chetan Sehgal (Lead Portfolio Manager)
Andrew Ness (Portfolio Manager)
Dividends Paid: Annually
Performance: To view latest portfolio details click here


Morningstar Workstation Category: Global Emerging Markets Equity

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TEMIT's investment strategy is built upon the following Templeton cornerstones, which have been in place for over half a century.

  • Search Globally. The Group believes bargains have no borders when searching for the best investment opportunities.
  • Seek Value. They search worldwide for stocks selling at prices they believe are low relative to their true value.
  • Perform Fundamental, Bottom-Up Research. The Group conducts in-person company visits and perform extensive fundamental research to model a company's potential future earnings, cash flow and asset value relative to its stock price.
  • Practice Patient, Long-Term Investing. They evaluate a company's potential for earnings and growth over a five-year horizon.


Investors can invest directly through a stockbroker. TEMIT can also be held in a tax-efficient stocks and shares Individual Savings Account (ISA) or a self-invested personal pension (SIPP). An investment in TEMIT entails risks which are described in the current Annual Report. Please consult a financial adviser before deciding to invest.

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Please contact our media relations team for any questions you may have about public relations, events or publications.

Amanda Cheesley
PR Executive

Dorine Johnson
Head of Corporate Communications, EMEA

Kathryn Cleaver, Teamspirit (PR agency)
+44 (0)7384 907 518