Top 10 Franklin Templeton Mutual Funds

Fund NameCategoryRisk1Y ReturnsRatingFund Size(in Cr)
Franklin India Dynamic Accrual FundDebtModerate9.5%5star3,871
Franklin Build India FundEquityHigh-10.9%5star1,136
Franklin India Income Opportunities FundDebtModerate8.6%5star3,906
Franklin India Low Duration FundDebtModerate9.2%5star6,869
Franklin India Ultra Short Bond FundDebtModerate9.2%5star16,095
Franklin India STIPDebtModerate9.7%5star12,406
Franklin India Credit Risk Fund DebtModerate9.1%4star7,222
Franklin India Dynamic PE Ratio Fund Of FundsOthersModerately High5.0%4star913
Franklin India Prima FundEquityModerately High-9.6%4star6,458
Franklin India Life Stage Fund of Funds - 50s Plus PlanOthersModerately High4.2%4star6
Franklin India Corporate Debt FundDebtModerate8.2%4star878
Franklin India Equity Savings FundEquityModerately HighN.A3star0
Franklin India Savings FundDebtModerately Low8.0%3star514
Franklin India Equity Advantage FundEquityModerately High-7.0%3star2,635
Franklin India Banking & PSU Debt FundDebtModerate8.0%3star95
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Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund

The firm specializes in conservatively managed mutual funds. It offers products under the Franklin, Templeton, Mutual Series and Fiduciary brand names. Like other large investment companies, the firm offers a wide variety of funds but is traditionally best known for bond funds under the Franklin brand, international funds under the Templeton brand, and value funds under the Mutual Series brand.

With more than 600 investment professionals in 28 countries around the world, Franklin Templeton is uniquely positioned to look beyond the largest or most visible securities in each market to spot smart global investments that meet their rigorous investment criteria.

Franklin Templeton's association with India dates back to over 2 decades as an investor. As part of the group's major thrust on investing in markets around the world, the India office was set up in 1996 as Templeton Asset Management India Pvt. Limited.

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Franklin India Dynamic Accrual Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Dynamic segment and provided 10.08% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 9.5% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 9.5% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 5 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Sachin Padwal-Desai, Santosh Kamath, Umesh Sharma

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt10,000
Groww Rating5star
AUM3,871Cr
1Y Returns9.5%

Franklin Build India Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Sectoral/Thematic segment and provided 15.1% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave -10.87% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided -10.87% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 5 Star. This is one of the best Equity mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Anand Radhakrishnan, Roshi Jain, Srikesh Nair

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating5star
AUM1,136Cr
1Y Returns-10.9%

Franklin India Income Opportunities Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Medium Duration segment and provided 9.19% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 8.63% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 8.63% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 5 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Santosh Kamath, Sumit Gupta

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating5star
AUM3,906Cr
1Y Returns8.6%

Franklin India Low Duration Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Low Duration segment and provided 9.27% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 9.16% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 9.16% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 5 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Santosh Kamath, Kunal Agrawal

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt10,000
Groww Rating5star
AUM6,869Cr
1Y Returns9.2%

Franklin India Ultra Short Bond Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Ultra Short Duration segment and provided 9.07% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 9.23% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 9.23% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 5 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Sachin Padwal-Desai, Pallab Roy

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt10,000
Groww Rating5star
AUM16,095Cr
1Y Returns9.2%

Franklin India STIP - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Short Duration segment and provided 9.46% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 9.65% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 9.65% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 5 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Santosh Kamath, Kunal Agrawal

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating5star
AUM12,406Cr
1Y Returns9.7%

Franklin India Credit Risk Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Credit Risk segment and provided 9.37% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 9.14% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 9.14% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 4 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Santosh Kamath, Sumit Gupta

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating4star
AUM7,222Cr
1Y Returns9.1%

Franklin India Dynamic PE Ratio FoF - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in FoF Domestic segment and provided 11.7% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 5.04% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 5.04% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 4 Star. This is one of the best Others mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Anand Radhakrishnan

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating4star
AUM913Cr
1Y Returns5.0%

Franklin India Prima Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Mid Cap segment and provided 14.21% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave -9.56% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided -9.56% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 4 Star. This is one of the best Equity mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: R Janakiraman, Srikesh Nair, Hari Shyamsunder

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating4star
AUM6,458Cr
1Y Returns-9.6%

Franklin India Life Stage - 50s Plus Plan - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in FoF Domestic segment and provided 9.32% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 4.18% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 4.18% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 4 Star. This is one of the best Others mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Paul Parampreet

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating4star
AUM6Cr
1Y Returns4.2%

Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Corporate Bond segment and provided 8.91% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 8.19% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 8.19% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 4 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Santosh Kamath, Sumit Gupta

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt10,000
Groww Rating4star
AUM878Cr
1Y Returns8.2%

Franklin India Equity Savings Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Arbitrage segment and provided -100% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave -100% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided -100% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 3 Star. This is one of the best Equity mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Sachin Padwal-Desai, Umesh Sharma, Srikesh Nair, Lakshmikanth Reddy

Launch Date16 Aug 2018
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating3star
AUM0Cr
1Y Returns-100.0%

Franklin India Savings Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Money Market segment and provided 7.91% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 8% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 8% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 3 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Sachin Padwal-Desai, Pallab Roy

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt10,000
Groww Rating3star
AUM514Cr
1Y Returns8.0%

Franklin India Equity Advantage Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Large & Mid Cap segment and provided 10.65% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave -6.99% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided -6.99% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 3 Star. This is one of the best Equity mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: R Janakiraman, Srikesh Nair, Lakshmikanth Reddy

Launch Date31 Dec 2012
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating3star
AUM2,635Cr
1Y Returns-7.0%

Franklin India Banking & PSU Debt Fund - Direct - Growth

Fund Performance: This fund has consistently beaten its benchmark in Banking & PSU segment and provided 8.24% annualized returns in the last 3 years. In the last 1 year, it gave 8.01% returns.

Why to invest: The fund has consistently beaten other funds in same category along with its benchmark and provided 8.01% returns in the last 1 year. Groww rated this fund as 3 Star. This is one of the best Debt mutual fund in India.

Fund Manager: Sachin Padwal-Desai, Umesh Sharma

Launch Date24 Apr 2014
Min Investment Amt5,000
Groww Rating3star
AUM95Cr
1Y Returns8.0%

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