DFA International Small Cap Growth Portfolio

Class Inst (DISMX)

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Performance

The fund has returned 24.88 percent over the past year.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 2.5%
1 Year 24.9%
3 Years (Annualized) N/A
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks to achieve long-term capital appreciation. The International Small Cap Growth Portfolio, using a market capitalization weighted approach, purchases securities of small, non-U.S. companies in countries with developed markets that the Advisor determines to be to have high expected profitability and valuation ratios relative to other non-U.S. small cap companies at the time of purchase. As a non-fundamental policy, under normal circumstances, the International Small Cap Growth Portfolio will invest at least 80% of its net assets in securities of small companies in the particular markets in which it invests.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
DFA International Small Cap Growth Portfolio has an expense ratio of 0.55 percent.

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Risk

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

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