As of 09/02/2015
Average Annual Total Returns5
|w/ Sales Charge|
Expense Ratio and Sales Charge As of 03/01/2015 (updated annually)
|Gross Expense Ratio6||0.78%|
|Net Expense Ratio||0.78%|
|Max Initial Sales Charge||2.25%|
Franklin Limited Maturity U.S. Government Securities Fund was reorganized into Franklin Adjustable U.S. Government Securities Fund effective June 18, 2014. Class A1 shares were established for shareholders who were investors of Franklin Limited Maturity U.S. Government Securities Fund Class A prior to its reorganization.
As of 07/31/2015
Strategy, Benefits, Results
i. Securities owned by the fund, but not shares of the fund, are guaranteed by the U.S. government, its agencies or instrumentalities as to timely payment of principal and interest. The fund's yield and share price are not guaranteed and will vary with market conditions.
ii. Although U.S. government-sponsored entities may be chartered or sponsored by Acts of Congress, their securities are neither issued nor guaranteed by the U.S. government. Please see the fund's prospectus for a detailed discussion regarding various levels of credit support for government agency or instrumentality securities.
Investing in the Fund
What Are the Risks?
How Financial Advisors Help You
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