Top-Performing Mutual Funds by Category
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Top-Performing Mutual Funds by Category

Regional and Single-Country Funds

In the tables below, see the ten top-performing for the past 1-, 3-, 5-, 10- and 20-year periods. Click on any fund's symbol for a daily market snapshot of the fund.

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Data through December 31, 2021

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 1 year

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Timothy Plan Israel Common Values Fund Class ATPAIX34.48%25.95%18.61%12.11%—%75.50%1.72%
T. Rowe Price Africa & Middle EastTRAMX30.2210.428.687.767none1.31
Fidelity CanadaFICDX26.9118.5610.326.839.38none0.8
Fidelity Advisor Canada AFACNX26.4918.189.976.58.9985.751.12
ProFunds Europe 30 InvestorUEPIX24.469.726.765.393.438none1.78
Invesco European Small Company AESMAX24.2716.2111.2912.2313.5575.501.53
Matthews Asia Small Companies InvMSMLX22.1427.2417.1311.287none1.39
Columbia Acorn European ACAEAX21.4729.6119.5214.2695.751.45
Voya Russia ALETRX21.2518.7512.096.4511.98105.75s1.87
BlackRock EuroFund Inv AMDEFX19.321.0811.668.656.2585.251.33
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through December 31, 2021

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 3 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Matthews China Small CompaniesMCSMX-3.59%33.57%24.73%15.5%—%7none%1.43%
Morgan Stanley European Equity AEUGAX15.3431.4219.2811.577.1755.251.38
Columbia Acorn European ACAEAX21.4729.6119.5214.2695.751.45
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX-13.128.1221.2115.4311.519none1.1
Matthews Asia Small Companies InvMSMLX22.1427.2417.1311.287none1.39
Oberweis China OpportunitiesOBCHX-5.4126.3718.2814.6692.00r1.95
Timothy Plan Israel Common Values Fund Class ATPAIX34.4825.9518.6112.1175.501.72
Janus Henderson European Focus THFETX18.9325.6310.729.6211.657none1.21
Fidelity Emerging AsiaFSEAX-14.6424.5719.1712.111.888none1.02
Aberdeen China Opportunities AGOPAX-6.4824.3117.828.9195.751.32
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through December 31, 2021

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 5 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Matthews China Small CompaniesMCSMX-3.59%33.57%24.73%15.5%—%7none%1.43%
Morgan Stanley Instl Asia Opportunity AMSAUX-20.7420.2521.4185.25s1.34
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX-13.128.1221.2115.4311.519none1.1
Columbia Acorn European ACAEAX21.4729.6119.5214.2695.751.45
Morgan Stanley European Equity AEUGAX15.3431.4219.2811.577.1755.251.38
Fidelity Emerging AsiaFSEAX-14.6424.5719.1712.111.888none1.02
Fidelity Advisor Emerging Asia AFEAAX-14.8124.2219.0311.8912.585.751.2
Timothy Plan Israel Common Values Fund Class ATPAIX34.4825.9518.6112.1175.501.72
Oberweis China OpportunitiesOBCHX-5.4126.3718.2814.6692.00r1.95
Aberdeen China Opportunities AGOPAX-6.4824.3117.828.9195.751.32
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through December 31, 2021

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 10 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Matthews China Small CompaniesMCSMX-3.59%33.57%24.73%15.5%—%7none%1.43%
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX-13.128.1221.2115.4311.519none1.1
Oberweis China OpportunitiesOBCHX-5.4126.3718.2814.6692.00r1.95
Fidelity NordicFNORX13.0923.7615.7114.5510.717none0.92
Columbia Acorn European ACAEAX21.4729.6119.5214.2695.751.45
Fidelity Pacific BasinFPBFX2.421.6215.6313.2610.663none1.04
Hennessy Japan Small Cap InvHJPSX-4.659.0711.1712.884none1.55
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX-3.0712.8212.1212.863none1.43
Invesco European Small Company AESMAX24.2716.2111.2912.2313.5575.501.53
Timothy Plan Israel Common Values Fund Class ATPAIX34.4825.9518.6112.1175.501.72
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through December 31, 2021

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 20 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Invesco European Small Company AESMAX24.27%16.21%11.29%12.23%13.55%75.50%1.53%
Fidelity Advisor Emerging Asia AFEAAX-14.8124.2219.0311.8912.585.751.2
Voya Russia ALETRX21.2518.7512.096.4511.98105.75s1.87
Matthews China InvMCHFX-12.2619.0916.168.9111.938none1.09
Fidelity Emerging AsiaFSEAX-14.6424.5719.1712.111.888none1.02
T. Rowe Price New AsiaPRASX-4.2916.2613.549.0511.855none0.91
Matthews Pacific Tiger InvMAPTX-4.4110.8911.158.8911.755none1.06
Janus Henderson European Focus THFETX18.9325.6310.729.6211.657none1.21
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX-13.128.1221.2115.4311.519none1.1
Invesco Asia Pacific Growth AASIAX-6.0612.019.958.411.0345.501.44
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
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