|Expense Ratio (net)||1.35%|
|Morningstar Risk Rating||★★★★★|
|Last Cap Gain||0.00|
|Inception Date||Nov 3, 2008|
|Average for Category||N/A|
Using the MSCI Emerging Markets index as a benchmark, emerging markets gained nearly 9 percent in the last three months, rising high enough to wipe out a shaky start to the year. Revived commodity markets, particularly stronger crude oil values, are helping emerging markets overall heal, market watchers say. Higher commodity prices are an important factor for emerging countries as many of them produce and export natural resources.