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#36 in Diversified Emerging Mkts
U.S. News evaluated 201 Diversified Emerging Mkts Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned -6.31 percent over the past year, -1.21 percent over the past three years, and 16.87 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-6.1%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||-1.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||16.9%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of issuers domiciled in emerging and frontier markets. It utilizes a "multi-manager" approach whereby the fund's assets are allocated to one or more sub-advisers, in percentages determined at the discretion of the Investment Advisers. Each sub-adviser acts independently from the others and utilizes its own distinct investment style in selecting securities. The fund may invest in companies of any size located in a number of countries throughout the world.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Northern Multi-Manager Emerging Market Equity Fund has an expense ratio of 1.35 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.