The Fund seeks capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities of small-cap companies located in emerging market countries.
|Portfolio Turnover Rate1||68%|
|Total Annual Fund Operating Expense Ratio2||3.51%|
|Net Annual Fund Operating Expense Ratio2||1.69%|
|Total Net Assets as of 12/31/2016||$1,702,771|
|Fiscal Year End||September 30th|
|Benchmark||MSCI Emerging Markets Small Cap Index3|
1 Annualized as of 9/30/2016
2 Touchstone Advisors has contractually agreed to waive a portion of its fees and/or reimburse certain Fund expenses in order to limit annual fund operating expenses (excluding Acquired Fund Fees and Expenses "AFFE", if any) to 1.69% for Class A Shares, 2.44% for Class C Shares, 1.44% for Class Y Shares and 1.29% for Class INST Shares. These expense limitations will remain in effect until at least 04/29/17.
3The MSCI Emerging Markets Small Cap Index measures the equity market performance of small cap emerging markets. Investing in an index is not possible.
Please consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the Fund carefully before investing. The prospectus and the summary prospectus contain this and other information about the Fund. To obtain a prospectus or a summary prospectus, contact your financial advisor or download and/or request one at TouchstoneInvestments.com/literature-center or call Touchstone at 800.638.8194. Please read the prospectus and/or summary prospectus carefully before investing.
Investment return and principal value of an investment in a Fund will fluctuate so that investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost.
Source: MSCI. MSCI makes no express or implied warranties or representations and shall have no liability whatsoever with respect to any MSCI data contained herein. The MSCI data may not be further redistributed or used to create indices or financial products. This report is not approved or produced by MSCI.
*Effective April 19, 2016, Copper Rock was appointed sub-advisor to the Touchstone Emerging Markets Equity Fund. Concurrent with this change, the Fund was renamed the Touchstone Emerging Markets Small Cap Fund and its Principal Investment Strategies, Principal Risks, and benchmark index have changed to reflect those of Touchstone Emerging Markets Small Cap Fund’s investment strategy.