485BPOS 1 filing1994.htm PRIMARY DOCUMENT

 

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 6, 2015

 

File Nos. 033-9981 and 811-04892

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

FORM N-1A

 

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933

 

Pre-Effective Amendment No.

 

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Post-Effective Amendment No.

40

[X]

 

and/or

 

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

 

Amendment No.

42

[X]

 

Templeton Growth Fund, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

300 S.E. 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-1923

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

 

Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code (954)527-7500

 

CRAIG S. TYLE, ONE FRANKLIN PARKWAY, SAN MATEO, CA 94403-1906

(Name and Address of Agent for Service of Process)

 

Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering:

 

It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box)

 

[X]

immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)

[ ]

on (date) pursuant to paragraph (b)

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60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)

[ ]

on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(1) of Rule 485

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75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)

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on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of rule 485

 

If appropriate, check the following box:

 

[ ]

This post-effective amendment designates a new effective date for a previously filed post-effective amendment.

       

 

 


 

 

SIGNATURES

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement pursuant to Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933, and has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized in the City of Fort Lauderdale and the State of Florida, on the 5th day of January, 2015.

 

Templeton Growth Fund, Inc.

(Registrant)

 

 

By: /s/LORI A. WEBER

Lori A. Weber,

Vice President and Secretary

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Registration Amendment has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated:

 

 

 

 

 

NORMAN J.BOERSMA*

 

 

Norman J.Boersma

 

President and Chief Executive Officer – Investment Management

 

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

LAURA F. FERGERSON*

 

 

Laura F. Fergerson

 

Chief Executive Officer – Finance and Administration

 

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

MARK H. OTANI*

 

 

Mark H. Otani

 

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer

 

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

HARRIS J. ASHTON*

 

Director

Harris J. Ashton

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANN TORRE BATES*

 

Director

Ann Torre Bates

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

FRANK J. CROTHERS*

 

Director

Frank J. Crothers

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDITH E. HOLIDAY*

 

Director

Edith E. Holiday

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

GREGORY E. JOHNSON*

 

Director

Gregory E. Johnson

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

RUPERT H. JOHNSON, JR.*

 

Director

Rupert H. Johnson Jr.

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

J. MICHAEL LUTTIG*

 

Director

J. Michael Luttig

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

DAVID W. NIEMIEC*

 

Director

David W. Niemiec

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

FRANK A. OLSON*

 

Director

Frank A. Olson

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

LARRY D. THOMPSON*

 

Director

Larry D. Thompson

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONSTANTINE D. TSERETOPOULOS*

 

Director

Constantine D. Tseretopoulos

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

ROBERT E. WADE*

 

Director

Robert E. Wade

 

Dated: January 5, 2015

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

*By: /s/LORI A. WEBER

 Lori A. Weber

 Attorney-in-Fact

(Pursuant to Power of Attorney previously filed)

 


 

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

 

 

Index No.

Description of Exhibit

 

 

EX-101.INS

XBRL Instance Document

 

 

EX-101.SCH

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document

 

 

EX-101.DEF

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase

 

 

EX-101.LAB

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase

 

 

EX-101.PRE

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase