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Franklin Templeton Investments launching global private equity platform

Franklin Resources Inc., operating as Franklin Templeton Investments, is partnering with Asia Alternatives Management LLC to launch Franklin Templeton Private Equity LLC, a private equity fund-of-funds platform.

Franklin Templeton Investments will be the majority owner of the new firm, with Asia Alternatives and members of the new firm's management holding minority stakes in it. The platform will begin operating in October and will be headed by Arthur Wang as managing partner.

Wang most recently was managing director of private markets for the San Francisco Employees' Retirement System.