Franklin Templeton Unveils New DC Site

October 15, 2002 ( - A variety of Franklin Templeton's defined contribution clients may benefit from a visit to the investment company's revamped Web site, which, among other things, has a separate area for plan sponsors.

According to a media announcement,  the site  serves as a portal to customized Web content for four categories of clients:

  • participants
  • plan sponsors
  • financial advisors
  • TPAs.

The announcement said the participants area includes retirement-planning calculators and the first of a series of investment education articles.

For plan sponsors, the site offers an article about the importance of diversity and provides tools to help plan sponsors work with employees on their asset-allocation mix.

The financial advisor area markets two investment-educational seminars, the announcement said.