Franklin Bissett Canadian Dividend Corporate Class

Investment Objective and Strategy

The fund aims to grow investors’ capital over the long term by investing substantially all of its assets in units of Franklin Bissett Canadian Dividend Fund (the “underlying fund”). The underlying fund seeks current income and capital appreciation by investing primarily in dividend-paying or income-producing Canadian securities, including common shares and income trust units and preferred shares. Portfolio managers look for quality companies at reasonable prices that have a proven ability to deliver a consistent and growing level of dividends over time.

Quality investments offering high yield dividends. The underlying fund invests in businesses with low earnings volatility and solid dividend records.

Fee Reductions

Certain series of this Fund had or will have a fee reduction this year, please visit Franklin Templeton Update: Fee Reductions for more details.


Les Stelmach

  • Calgary, AB Canada
  • Years with firm: 14
  • Years of experience: 21

Ryan Crowther

  • Calgary, AB Canada
  • Years with firm: 12
  • Years of experience: 18