Franklin Real Asset Advisors


Franklin Real Asset Advisors (FRAA) has been investing globally since 1984. Clients include major institutional and retail investors around the world. The team provides global expertise in private real estate funds, listed infrastructure securities, and listed real estate securities.

The FRAA team invests in both private and public markets, drawing on deep knowledge of global capital flows, investor behavior, and sector trends across markets and regions. Each of the world's three major investment regions — the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific — is covered by professionals with experience in the local market, providing cultural perspective and specialized asset class knowledge.

Franklin Templeton's worldwide presence provides the team with local support in several areas including legal, tax, compliance, accounting, and client service.

Franklin Real Asset Advisors Snapshot




Multi-sector, multi-region


  • Global Private Real Estate
  • Global Listed Real Estate Securities
  • Global Listed Infrastructure Securities


  • Experienced, multinational team of investment professionals
  • Skillful sourcing and selection capabilities across markets drive search for superior risk-adjusted returns
  • Emphasis on risk management, seek downside protection

Select Strategies

  • Franklin Global Real Assets Fund
  • Commodities
  • Listed Infrastructure
  • Listed Real Estate
  • Private Real Estate

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