]> Templeton Releases Closed-End Fund's Portfolio Allocation Update
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Templeton Releases Closed-End Fund's Portfolio Allocation Update

From: Franklin Templeton Investments
Contact: Franklin Templeton Investments
Telephone:(800) 342-5236

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, May 19, 2006.  The Templeton closed-end Fund referenced below, which trades on the New York Stock Exchange, today released a portfolio allocation update containing the following information as of April 30, 2006:

  • Asset Allocation
  • Portfolio Characteristics
  • Net Currency Distribution
  • Country Distribution

To obtain a copy of the update, please contact Fund Information at 1-800-342-5236.

Templeton closed-end Fund:

            Templeton Global Income Fund (NYSE: GIM)           

The Fund's investment adviser is a 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 solutions managed by its Franklin, Templeton, Mutual Series and Fiduciary Trust investment teams. The San Mateo, CA-based company has more than 50 years of investment experience and over $504 billion in assets under management as of April 30, 2006. For more information, please call

1-800/DIAL BEN® (1-800-342-5236) or visit franklintempleton.com.

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