The investment seeks capital growth.
The fund will usually purchase equity securities of foreign companies. Its equity securities will generally consist of common stock and depositary receipts. It may also invest a portion of its assets in forward currency exchange contracts, non-leveraged futures and option contracts, notes, bonds and other debt securities of companies, and obligations of foreign governments and their agencies, or other similar securities. The fund may also invest up to 20% of its net assets in the securities of emerging market (non-developed) countries.