Franklin Univeral Trust Declares Monthly Dividend
|From:||Franklin Advisers, Inc.|
San Mateo, CA, September 17, 1999 -- Franklin Universal Trust [NYSE:FT], a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a dividend of 6.7 cents per share, payable October 29, 1999 to shareholders of record on October 15, 1999.
Franklin Advisers, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN], a global investment organization with over $222 billion in assets under management as of August 31, 1999. Franklin's headquarters are located at 777 Mariners Island Blvd., San Mateo, CA 94404.