Templeton Emerging Markets Income Fund (“TEI”) Announces Dividend

From Franklin Resources, Inc.
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, March 15, 2016. Templeton Emerging Markets Income Fund (NYSE: TEI) today announced its quarterly dividend from net investment income of $0.20 per share, payable on April 13, 2016, to shareholders of record on March 30, 2016 (Ex-Dividend Date: March 28, 2016).

The Fund’s investment manager, Franklin Advisers, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE: BEN), a global investment management organization operating as Franklin Templeton Investments. Franklin Templeton Investments provides global and domestic investment management to retail, institutional and sovereign wealth clients in over 180 countries. Through specialized teams, the company has expertise across all asset classes — including equity, fixed income, alternative and custom solutions. The company’s more than 600 investment professionals are supported by its integrated, worldwide team of risk management professionals and global trading desk network. With offices in 35 countries, the California-based company has more than 65 years of investment experience and approximately $714 billion in assets under management as of February 29, 2016. For more information, please visit franklintempleton.com.