Franklin Resources is one of the world’s largest asset managers. It’s a leading ESG investor, and invests heavily in creating an inclusive culture, taking pride in its people’s diverse ethnicities, capabilities, gender identities, and backgrounds. The Human Rights Campaign and Disability Equality Index both named Franklin a "Best Place to Work," and Barron’s named Franklin CEO Jenny Johnson one of the "100 Most Influential Women in Finance" in 2020 and 2021.

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10,001+ Employees


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Boca Raton, FL

About the Company

Franklin Resources was founded in 1947 by Rupert H. Johnson. Johnson named the company after Benjamin Franklin, who was known to practice frugality and prudence when saving and investing. The company went public in 1971 and, by 2007, had earned its place in the Fortune 500 after a series of key acquisitions. Today, Franklin Resources is one of the world’s largest investment managers. It is  headquartered in San Mateo, California, and is led by CEO Jenny Johnson, whom Barron’s has named one of the "100 Most Influential Women in Finance."

Franklin Resources offers a wide variety of financial services, including investments, wealth management, and technology solutions. Employment opportunities can be found in any of the company’s locations ...

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