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GLNNX MFS Global New Discovery R6

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Fund GLNNX MFS Global New Discovery R6 FIGY Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Glb Hi Yld HLMGX Harding Loevner Global Equity Advisor  
100% 89% 85%
Annual Fees
(1.22% Exp. Ratio)
(0.64% Exp. Ratio)
(1.18% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.49% annual return
$34,410.70 $41,017.61 $34,831.19
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$6,606.91 +$420.49
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 12.79%
3 YR 4.02%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 28.97%
3 YR 9.11%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 14.74%
3 YR 7.20%
5 YR 11.26%
10 YR 6.31%
The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund normally invests its assets primarily in U.S. and foreign equity securities, including emerging market equity securities. Equity securities include common stocks and other securities that represent an ownership interest (or right to acquire an ownership interest) in a company or other issuer. It may invest a large percentage of the fund's assets in issuers in a single country, a small number of countries, or a particular geographic region. MFS uses a bottom-up investment approach to buying and selling investments for the fund.
Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield Exchange Traded Notes (the “ETNs”) that Barclays Bank PLC may issue from time to time are linked to a leveraged participation in the performance of the MSCI World High Dividend Yield USD Gross Total Return Index (the “Index”). The ETNs seek to approximate the returns that might be available to investors through a leveraged “long” investment in the Index. The Index is designed to track the performance of large and mid cap stocks (excluding REITS) across 24 developed markets countries tracked by the MSCI World Index.
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The Portfolio invests in companies based in the United States and other developed markets, as well as in emerging and frontier markets. It normally holds investments across at least 15 countries. The Portfolio invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in common stocks, preferred stocks, rights and warrants issued by companies that are based both inside and outside the United States, securities convertible into such securities (including Depositary Receipts), and investment companies that invest in the types of securities in which the Portfolio would normally invest.

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