本基金的投資目標為資本增值。 本基金透過投資於世界各地之股票及與股票有關的可轉讓證券及此等股票及股票有 關的可轉讓證券之金融衍生工具以達致此目標。此等金融衍生工具除其他以外可包括掉 期，例如信貸違約掉期或總回報掉期、遠期合約、期貨合約、及於受監管市場或場外交易 市場買賣的此等合約的期權。位於世界各地不同國家的投資經理及投資聯席經理發展當地 證券之投資組合，以達到具超越各地區的相關市場的表現。本基金面對不同地區及市場之 風險可根據投資經理就當時的市場情況及前景下之見解而有不時之變化。
Purav A. Jhaveri, CFA, FRM, Senior Vice President Investment Strategist/Portfolio Manager at Franklin Advisers. Purav A. Jhaveri is senior vice president and investment strategist/portfolio manager for Franklin Global Advisers. He joined Franklin Templeton Investments in 2000. He is responsible for overseeing the investment functions of the locally managed and distributed products in South Korea, India, the UAE, Brazil and China. Mr. Jhaveri has been in the investment industry since 1994. Prior to serving in his current role, Mr. Jhaveri was a portfolio manager with Franklin Templeton's local asset management group in Mumbai, India and a research analyst with the Templeton Emerging Markets Group in Mumbai, India. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton, he was an investment advisor and research analyst at ANZ Grindlays Bank. He was previously with Unit Trust of India as a research analyst. Mr. Jhaveri has an M.B.A. from Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He earned his masters in management from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, University of Bombay and his bachelor of commerce degree from Jaihind College, University of Bombay. Mr. Jhaveri has a Financial Risk Manager certification from Global Association of Risk Professionals. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.