The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation.
The fund normally invests at least 80% of the value of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities of Asia-Pacific (ex-Japan) companies. It intends to diversify its investments across a number of different countries. The fund may invest a significant part of its assets in a single country. It may invest without limit in emerging market countries. The fund may invest in equity securities without regard to market capitalization.