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Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund

Dynamic Beta for Managing Equity Volatility
NAV As of 06/24/19 $10.86

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Fund Facts

Details Performance (As of 06/24/19) Morningstar (As of 05/31/19)
12/17/14 Inception Date
$6.95M Total Net Assets (As of 05/31/19)
GROSS 5.54%
NET 1.47%
Annual Expense Ratio
(As of fiscal year end 06/30/18)
0.18% 1 Day Return
6.78% YTD Return
Category
Diversified Emerging Mkts
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Important Morningstar Information

Overview

Client Commitment

This emerging markets equity fund seeks smaller drawdowns and a smoother ride over time by balancing downside mitigation with upside participation for any market environment. The Fund employs a systematic “dynamic beta” investment approach designed to adjust to changing risk environments, seeking up to 45% less volatility versus the MSCI Emerging Markets IndexSM.

Why Invest in the Fund

    Dynamic Beta Positioning

  1. As risk in the market increases, the portfolio shifts to take a more defensive posture, targeting a lower beta than the index. When risk levels decrease, the portfolio migrates to a more market-like stance, targeting a higher beta, allowing for the full potential to benefit from the upward trend in the market.
  2. 30+ Years of Volatility Research

  3. The Intech® dedicated volatility management team, with more than 30 years’ experience, is comprised of experts who have dedicated their life’s work, academic research and careers to developing this disciplined, repeatable and unemotional process based on the sole input of volatility.
  4. Focus on Risk-Adjusted Return

  5. Our process is designed to construct a portfolio of long-only stocks with the highest return potential and lowest risk. By seeking a smoother ride in a notoriously volatile asset class, the Fund may help investors maintain equity market exposure and have the opportunity to build more wealth over time.

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Performance

RETURNS

(As of 03/31/2019)
(As of 05/31/2019)
Inception: Dec 17, 2014 3M YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR Since Inception
Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund – S Shares 3.64% 3.64% -5.93% 8.89% - - 4.66%
MSCI Emerging Markets Index℠ 9.91% 9.91% -7.41% 10.68% 3.68% 8.94% 5.79%
Inception: Dec 17, 2014 3M YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR Since Inception
Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund – S Shares -0.57% 2.56% -4.36% 8.79% - - 4.23%
MSCI Emerging Markets Index℠ -4.51% 4.08% -8.70% 9.88% 1.79% 5.03% 4.28%
Returns quoted are past performance and do not guarantee future results; current performance may be lower or higher. Investment returns and principal value will vary; there may be a gain or loss when shares are sold.
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MORNINGSTAR PERCENTILE

(As of 03/31/2019)
(As of 05/31/2019)
1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR SINCE INCEPTION
Percentile Ranking (%) 21 58 - - 51
Diversified Emerging Mkts Category
Rank/Count
168/855 456/779 -/- -/- 369/706
1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR SINCE INCEPTION
Percentile Ranking (%) 20 47 - - 34
Diversified Emerging Mkts Category
Rank/Count
168/857 372/781 -/- -/- 254/698

CALENDAR YEAR PERFORMANCE

GROWTH OF A $10,000 HYPOTHETICAL INVESTMENT

Source: Morningstar, Inc.
This graph compares fund performance to that of the fund’s Morningstar category average and benchmark(s).

RETURNS-BASED STATISTICS

(As of 05/31/19 CLASS I SHARES)

RISK / REWARD
VS. MSCI EMERGING MARKETS INDEX℠

3 YEAR 5 YEAR
Information Ratio -0.15 -
Alpha 2.10 -
Tracking Error 6.07 -
Beta 0.68 -
R-Squared (%) 82.88 -

UP AND DOWN MARKET CAPTURE (%)
VS. MSCI EMERGING MARKETS INDEX℠

3 YEAR 5 YEAR
Up Capture Ratio 67.95 -
Down Capture Ratio 58.60 -

STANDARD DEVIATION

3 YEAR 5 YEAR
Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund 10.13 -
MSCI Emerging Markets Index℠ 13.62 15.58

SHARPE RATIO

3 YEAR 5 YEAR
Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund 0.76 -
MSCI Emerging Markets Index℠ 0.63 0.06

ANNUAL FEES & EXPENSES

(As of Fiscal Year End, 06/30/18)

CLASS S SHARES
Management Fees 0.94%
12b-1 Fees 0.25%
Other Expenses 4.35%
Total Gross Expenses 5.54%
Waivers -4.07%
Total Net Expenses 1.47%
Net expense ratios reflect the expense waiver, if any, contractually agreed to through 11/1/19.

Characteristics

Index represents the MSCI Emerging Markets Index℠.

TOP HOLDINGS

(As of 05/31/2019)

Bank Central Asia Tbk PT
CP ALL PCL
Chunghwa Telecom Co Ltd
Far EasTone Telecommunications Co Ltd
Guangdong Investment Ltd
InterGlobe Aviation Ltd
JBS SA
Public Bank Bhd
Taiwan Mobile Co Ltd
Yihai International Holding Ltd
TOTAL 23.50

PORTFOLIO CHARACTERISTICS

(As of 05/31/19)

FUND INDEX
Number of Holdings
Equity Issues
255
1198
Market Capitalization
Weighted Average
$20.86B
$82.85B
Portfolio Turnover Rate
(1-year trailing)
64.00%
-
Price/Earnings Ratio
(1-year forward)
21.48
16.68
Price/Book Ratio
(1-year forward)
3.36
2.66
Earnings Growth Rate
(1-year forward)
8.88%
8.54%

DEVELOPED VS. EMERGING MARKET

(As of 05/31/19)

% OF FUND % OF INDEX
Non-U.S. Emerging 99.92 99.91
Cash & Equivalents 0.08 -

SECTOR ALLOCATION

(As of 05/31/19)

% OF FUND % OF INDEX
Financials 24.09 25.52
Consumer Staples 17.21 6.73
Communication Services 14.06 11.52
Utilities 10.48 2.69
Consumer Discretionary 8.98 13.02
Industrials 8.20 5.33
Information Technology 4.40 13.73
Materials 3.51 7.60
Health Care 3.20 2.72
Energy 3.08 8.11
Real Estate 2.71 3.03
Cash & Equivalents 0.08 -

MARKET CAPITALIZATION RANGE OF EQUITY HOLDINGS

(As of 05/31/2019)

% OF FUND % OF INDEX
Over $100B 2.48 23.29
$25B to $100B 16.85 23.29
$15B to $25B 17.06 12.16
$2B to $15B 61.90 36.52
Under $2B 0.12 1.08
N/A 1.51 3.66

REGIONAL ALLOCATION

(As of 05/31/19)

% OF FUND % OF INDEX
Asia/Pacific Ex Japan 69.38 72.09
Latin America 18.38 12.25
Africa/Mideast 7.93 9.21
Europe 4.23 6.45
Cash & Equivalents 0.08 -

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