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Principal International Eq Index Instl (PIDIX)

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Principal International Eq Index Instl
Principal Funds IncPrincipal Financial Group 711 High StDes Moines, IA 50392
Phone: 800-222-5852
Fund Overview 
Category:Foreign Large Blend
Fund Family:Principal Funds
Net Assets:788.35M
Year-to-Date Return:-5.80%
Morningstar Rating:3 stars
Fund Inception Date:Dec 30, 2009
Morningstar Style Box 
Foreign Large Blend
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Management Information 
Thomas L. Kruchten
Lead Manager since Mar 14, 2011
Thomas L. Kruchten has been with Principal Global Investors, LLC since 2005. He earned a B.A. in finance from the University of Northern Iowa. Mr. Kruchten has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society of Iowa.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:0
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
PIDIX can be purchased from 15 brokerages.

Fund Summary 
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in securities that compose the MSCI EAFE NDTR D Index at the time of each purchase. The index is a weighted equity index designed to measure the equity performance of developed markets, excluding the United States and Canada. The fund employs a passive investment approach designed to attempt to track the performance of the index.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend : 0.00
Last Cap Gain (Dec 16, 2015) : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Feb 2, 2016) : 35.60%
Average for Category:40.78%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpensePIDIXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):0.32%1.15%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:0.33%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:0.33%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:N/AN/A
Max Front End Sales Load:N/A4.87%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A1.97%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:106538
5 Yr Expense Projection*:185866
10 Yr Expense Projection*:4181,788
* Per $10,000 invested