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    Wells Fargo Advantage Asia Pacific I (WFPIX)

    12.32 Down 0.01(0.08%) Mar 27

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    Wells Fargo Advantage Asia Pacific I
    Wells Fargo Funds Trust525 Market Street, 12th FloorSan Francisco CA 94163
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    Phone: 866-765-0778
    Fund Overview 
    Category:Diversified Pacific/Asia
    Fund Family:Wells Fargo Advantage
    Net Assets:176.80M
    Year-to-Date Return:5.21%
    Yield:1.56%
    Morningstar Rating:4 stars
    Fund Inception Date:Jul 30, 2010
    Morningstar Style Box 
    Diversified Pacific/Asia
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    Management Information 
    Alison L.T. Shimada
    Lead Manager since Jun 8, 2012
    Alison Shimada is a portfolio manager for the Emerging Markets Equity team at Wells Capital Management. She joined WellsCap in 2003 after serving as an investment officer of the University of California Regents-Office of the Treasurer. Prior to her current role, she served as a senior analyst covering areas of developing Europe and Africa for three years with the firm. She began her responsibilities at WellsCap as the head of equity research for the developed markets (EAFE) international equity team and as a senior investment analyst for Japan and Australia/New Zealand. She began her investment industry career in 1985, and her prior experience also includes serving as a portfolio manager specializing in Malaysian equities at Commerce Asset Fund Managers and as a senior equity analyst covering Japanese securities at Fidelity Investments Japan. Alison earned a bachelor’s degree in political economies of industrial societies from the University of California at Berkeley. She earned a master's degree in business administration from Harvard Business School.
    Investment Information 
    Min Initial Investment:5,000,000
    Min Initial Investment, IRA:N/A
    Min Initial Investment, AIP:N/A
    Min Subsequent Investment:N/A
    Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:N/A
    Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:N/A
    WFPIX can be purchased from 25 brokerages.

    Fund Summary 
    The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of the fund's net assets in Asia Pacific Basin equity securities. It invests principally in equity securities of companies in the Asia Pacific Basin. The fund looks for companies with the potential for above-average sales and earnings growth, overall financial strength, competitive advantages, and capable management. It may use participation notes, which are a type of derivative.

    Fund Operations 
    Last Dividend (Dec 29, 2014) : 0.19
    Last Cap Gain : 0.00
    Annual Holdings Turnover (Mar 25, 2015) : 113.00%
    Average for Category:57.14%
    Fees & Expenses 
    ExpenseWFPIXCategory Avg
    Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):1.25%1.42%
    Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:1.26%N/A
    Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:1.29%N/A
    Max 12b1 Fee:0.00%N/A
    Max Front End Sales Load:N/A5.56%
    Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.25%
    3 Yr Expense Projection*:406559
    5 Yr Expense Projection*:705920
    10 Yr Expense Projection*:1,5541,907
    * Per $10,000 invested