William Blair Emerging Markets Small Cap Growth Fund

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Performance

The fund has returned 10.50 percent over the past year.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 0.8%
1 Year 10.5%
3 Years (Annualized) N/A
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in equity securities of emerging market small capitalization ("small cap") companies. It invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity securities, including common stocks and other forms of equity investments (e.g., securities convertible into common stocks), issued by emerging market small cap companies that the advisor believes have above average growth, profitability and quality characteristics.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
William Blair Emerging Markets Small Cap Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.25 percent.

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Risk

Risk is N/A compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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