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TFMAX Templeton Frontier Markets A

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Fund TFMAX Templeton Frontier Markets A EWX SPDR® S&P Emerging Markets Small Cap ETF FM iShares MSCI Frontier 100  
100% 85% 86%
Annual Fees
(2.05% Exp. Ratio)
(0.65% Exp. Ratio)
(0.79% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.56% annual return
$27,220.27 $41,667.31 $39,941.35
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$14,447.03 +$12,721.08
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN -2.01%
3 YR -8.97%
5 YR 0.55%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 18.72%
3 YR -0.06%
5 YR 4.29%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 0.12%
3 YR -1.65%
5 YR --
10 YR --
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in securities of companies located in "frontier market countries." It invests primarily in the equity securities of frontier market companies. The equity securities in which the fund invests are principally common stock and related depositary receipts and participatory notes. The fund may invest in the equity securities of companies of any size. Because frontier market companies tend to be considered small and micro-cap, the fund's investments in equity securities consist principally of those of small and micro-cap companies.
The investment seeks investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of the S&P Emerging Markets Under USD2 Billion Index. The fund generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index or in American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") or Global Depositary Receipts ("GDRs") based on securities comprising the index. The index is a float-adjusted market capitalization weighted index designed to represent the small capitalization segment of emerging countries included in the S&P Global BMI. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Frontier Markets 100 Index. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities of the underlying index. The index is designed to measure equity market performance of frontier markets while putting stronger emphasis on tradability compared to the MSCI Frontier Markets IMI (the "parent index").

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