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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 October 31, 2018

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 1 year

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Voya Russia ALETRX4.18%12.67%-0.65%6.64%17.35%105.75%2%
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX2.6711.7911.3113.276none1.46
Hennessy Japan Small Cap InvHJPSX2.6416.2213.9515.877none1.6
Deutsche Latin America Equity ASLANX1.615.95-0.065.658.29105.751.73
BlackRock Latin America Inv AMDLTX0.2912.75-1.655.8810.56105.251.62
AMIDEX35 Israel MutualAMDEX-0.64-2.470.472.7652.00r4.49
T. Rowe Price Africa & Middle EastTRAMX-0.682.481.494.692.00r1.42
Timothy Plan Israel Common Values Fund Class ATPAIX-1.2210.165.0355.501.8
Commonwealth Australia/New Zealand FundCNZLX-1.559.292.887.647.9782.00r2.59
T. Rowe Price JapanPRJPX-2.0912.318.399.055.0972.00r0.97
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 October 31, 2018

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 3 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Hennessy Japan Small Cap InvHJPSX2.64%16.22%13.95%15.87%—%7none%1.6%
Deutsche Latin America Equity ASLANX1.615.95-0.065.658.29105.751.73
T. Rowe Price Latin AmericaPRLAX-7.912.87-1.785.29.97102.00r1.29
BlackRock Latin America Inv AMDLTX0.2912.75-1.655.8810.56105.251.62
Voya Russia ALETRX4.1812.67-0.656.6417.35105.752
T. Rowe Price JapanPRJPX-2.0912.318.399.055.0972.00r0.97
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX2.6711.7911.3113.276none1.46
Fidelity Japan Smaller CompaniesFJSCX-4.7110.817.111.699.355none0.94
Timothy Plan Israel Common Values Fund Class ATPAIX-1.2210.165.0355.501.8
Commonwealth Australia/New Zealand FundCNZLX-1.559.292.887.647.9782.00r2.59
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 October 31, 2018

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 5 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Hennessy Japan Small Cap InvHJPSX2.64%16.22%13.95%15.87%—%7none%1.6%
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX2.6711.7911.3113.276none1.46
Neuberger Berman Greater China Equity ANCEAX-15.97.869.76105.751.87
T. Rowe Price JapanPRJPX-2.0912.318.399.055.0972.00r0.97
Matthews China Dividend Fund InvMCDFX-7.749.117.919none1.19
Fidelity Japan Smaller CompaniesFJSCX-4.7110.817.111.699.355none0.94
Matthews Japan Fund InvMJFOX-9.646.646.6310.039none0.94
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX-17.163.566.0112.1510none1.24
Matthews Emerging Asia InvMEASX-14.214.365.7352.00r1.48
Invesco Greater China AAACFX-12.717.375.4810.73105.501.93
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 October 31, 2018

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 10 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Hennessy Japan Small Cap InvHJPSX2.64%16.22%13.95%15.87%—%7none%1.6%
Fidelity Pacific BasinFPBFX-13.247.065.2713.598.818none1.1
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX2.6711.7911.3113.276none1.46
Invesco Asia Pacific Growth AASIAX-11.425.522.7912.9110.2565.501.45
T. Rowe Price New AsiaPRASX-15.175.283.5212.7310.5992.00r0.93
Matthews Pacific Tiger InvMAPTX-8.36.45.4412.6912.948none1.06
Invesco European Small Company AESMAX-9.626.814.4512.6465.501.4
Oberweis China OpportunitiesOBCHX-21.563.481.6812.62102.00r1.91
Matthews Korea InvMAKOX-21.1-0.553.5312.4114.1610none1.15
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX-17.163.566.0112.1510none1.24
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 October 31, 2018

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 20 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Voya Russia ALETRX4.18%12.67%-0.65%6.64%17.35%105.75%2%
Matthews Korea InvMAKOX-21.1-0.553.5312.4114.1610none1.15
Matthews Pacific Tiger InvMAPTX-8.36.45.4412.6912.948none1.06
Matthews China InvMCHFX-18.555.633.449.7611.5110none1.09
Matthews Asian Growth & Income InvMACSX-8.721.820.228.3411.425none1.07
Columbia Greater China Fund ANGCAX-16.245.375.410.310.98105.751.55
T. Rowe Price New AsiaPRASX-15.175.283.5212.7310.5992.00r0.93
Franklin Templeton China World Fund ATCWAX-7.957.51.948.7110.5795.50
BlackRock Latin America Inv AMDLTX0.2912.75-1.655.8810.56105.251.62
Invesco Asia Pacific Growth AASIAX-11.425.522.7912.9110.2565.501.45
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.