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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, 2017

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 1 year

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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Morgan Stanley Instl Asia Opportunity AMSAUX52.29%—%—%—%—%95.25%s1.44%
Neuberger Berman Greater China Equity ANCEAX48.0718.3105.751.87
Matthews China InvMCHFX46.9213.4610.132.3610none1.18
U.S. Global Investors China RegionUSCOX45.2211.929.64-2.754.4410none2.36
RS China ARSCHX41.4713.213.49105.751.75
Oberweis China OpportunitiesOBCHX38.866.3316.493.31102.00r1.98
Columbia Greater China Fund ANGCAX38.3911.1412.321.2810.49105.751.6
Matthews China Small CompaniesMCSMX38.3713.1714.59102.00r1.5
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX36.1710.4216.565.9310none1.24
Fidelity China RegionFHKCX36.110.4512.744.3710.12101.50r1.01
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, 2017

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 3 years

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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Neuberger Berman Greater China Equity ANCEAX48.07%18.3%—%—%—%105.75%1.87%
Hennessy Japan Small Cap InvHJPSX34.8217.9421.3510.355none1.91
Fidelity Japan Smaller CompaniesFJSCX23.6815.1518.165.999.2351.50r0.96
T. Rowe Price JapanPRJPX21.8614.8615.443.864.362.00r1.02
Matthews China Dividend Fund InvMCDFX27.1814.7713.3510none1.22
Invesco Greater China AAACFX33.2514.7211.31.18105.501.93
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX17.7614.5816.37.338none1.5
Matthews Japan Fund InvMJFOX18.2614.0915.835.828none0.98
Matthews China InvMCHFX46.9213.4610.132.3610none1.18
RS China ARSCHX41.4713.213.49105.751.75
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, 2017

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 InvHJPSX34.82%17.94%21.35%10.35%—%5none%1.91%
Fidelity Japan Smaller CompaniesFJSCX23.6815.1518.165.999.2351.50r0.96
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX36.1710.4216.565.9310none1.24
Oberweis China OpportunitiesOBCHX38.866.3316.493.31102.00r1.98
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX17.7614.5816.37.338none1.5
Matthews Japan Fund InvMJFOX18.2614.0915.835.828none0.98
T. Rowe Price JapanPRJPX21.8614.8615.443.864.362.00r1.02
Fidelity NordicFNORX22.118.9114.693.319.2981.50r0.98
Matthews China Small CompaniesMCSMX38.3713.1714.59102.00r1.5
Fidelity Pacific BasinFPBFX26.2212.1414.244.859.0471.50r1.19
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, 2017

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 InvHJPSX34.82%17.94%21.35%10.35%—%5none%1.91%
Matthews Asia Dividend Inv**MAPIX21.9510.269.978.417none1.06
Hennessy Japan InvHJPNX17.7614.5816.37.338none1.5
Fidelity Japan Smaller CompaniesFJSCX23.6815.1518.165.999.2351.50r0.96
Matthews Asia Innovators InvMATFX36.1710.4216.565.9310none1.24
Matthews Japan Fund InvMJFOX18.2614.0915.835.828none0.98
Matthews Asia Growth InvMPACX22.388.4710.65.618none1.14
Matthews Pacific Tiger InvMAPTX22.018.019.365.5311.249none1.08
Invesco Asia Pacific Growth AASIAX19.356.747.765.1475.501.45
Fidelity Pacific BasinFPBFX26.2212.1414.244.859.0471.50r1.19
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, 2017

Regional and Single-Country Funds - 20 years

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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Matthews Korea InvMAKOX31.69%12.48%11.29%4.81%13.05%10none%1.15%
Matthews Pacific Tiger InvMAPTX22.018.019.365.5311.249none1.08
Matthews Asian Growth & Income InvMACSX11.242.674.274.2410.746none1.09
T. Rowe Price New AsiaPRASX29.248.368.23.1410.5492.00r0.95
Columbia Greater China Fund ANGCAX38.3911.1412.321.2810.49105.751.6
Fidelity China RegionFHKCX36.110.4512.744.3710.12101.50r1.01
Fidelity Emerging AsiaFSEAX33.2810.9110.220.979.78101.50r1.16
Franklin Templeton China World Fund ATCWAX29.056.784.910.999.65105.751.91
Fidelity Advisor Emerging Asia AFEAAX33.5410.7910.034.589.58105.75s1.42
Fidelity NordicFNORX22.118.9114.693.319.2981.50r0.98
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.