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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.

17/10/2017 Carlos Hardenberg Misconceptions About Emerging Markets Could Lead To Missed Investment Opportunities For UK Investors
02/08/2017 Mark Mobius, Carlos Hardenberg and Chetan Sehgal The Resurgence of Emerging Markets
25/07/2017 Mark Mobius and Chetan Sehgal An Active Look at Small-Cap Investing
28/06/2017 Mark Mobius Emerging Markets Second-Quarter 2017
28/06/2017 Mark Mobius Lessons of the Asian Financial Crisis
27/06/2017 Mark Mobius China: Building Roads to the Future
12/06/2017 Mark Mobius Q&A with Mark Mobius


Base Currency of Fund: UK Sterling
Fund Size: £2,431.22 million (as at 31/10/17)
Benchmark: MSCI Emerging Markets Index
Launch Date: June 1989
Fund Manager: Carlos Hardenberg
(since 1 October 2015)
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.

Saira Khan
Corporate Communications Manager, UK

Dorine Johnson
Head of Corporate Communications, EMEA

Caroline Church-Taylor, Lansons
+44 20 7490 8828

David Masters, Lansons
+44 20 7490 8828