ANNUALIZED TOTAL RETURNS as of 9/30/2017

QTDYTD1-YR3-YR5-YR10-YRINCEPTION*
International ADR Composite (Net)3.42%20.87%15.79%4.69%6.61%1.86%8.35%
International ADR Composite (Gross)3.57%21.35%16.42%5.28%7.23%2.50%9.04%
MSCI AC World ex-U.S. Index6.16%21.13%19.61%4.70%6.97%1.28%7.93%
MSCI EAFE Index5.40%19.96%19.10%5.04%8.38%1.34%7.42%

*Inception 8/1/2003.

Performance data for the International ADR Strategy is from the International ADR Composite, inception date of August 1, 2003. The International ADR Composite includes discretionary institutional and high net worth accounts that are not part of a broker-sponsored or wrap program. Effective January 1, 2014, the composite includes separately managed institutional and high net worth accounts. Prior to January 1, 2014, the composite also included broker-sponsored accounts that paid transaction costs. The composite was redefined to include broker-sponsored accounts in the same composite. Returns are calculated using a time-weighted and asset-weighted calculation including reinvestment of dividends and income. Returns are annualized for periods greater than one year. Individual account performance will vary. The performance data quoted represents past performance; it does not guarantee future results. Gross of fee returns are net of transaction costs. Net of fee returns are net of transaction costs and investment advisory fees. Thornburg Investment Management Inc.’s fee schedule is detailed in Part 2A of its ADV brochure. Performance results of the firm's clients will be reduced by the firm's management fees. For example, an account with a compounded annual total return of 10% would have increased by 159% over ten years. Assuming an annual management fee of .75%, this increase would be 142%.

RISK METRICS VS MSCI AC World ex-U.S. Index as of 9/30/2017

  3-YR  5-YR  10-YR
Annualized Alpha1.010.881.25
Beta0.910.910.92
Sharpe Ratio0.420.620.12
Info Ratio0.130.060.28
Tracking Error4.404.394.42
R-Squared86.9385.6694.69

RISK METRICS VS MSCI EAFE Index as of 9/30/2017

  3-YR  5-YR  10-YR
Annualized Alpha0.56-0.431.21
Beta0.930.920.94
Sharpe Ratio0.420.620.12
Info Ratio0.07-0.320.26
Tracking Error3.353.624.43
R-Squared92.3290.3894.28

The performance data quoted represents past performance; it does not guarantee future results.

Important Information

Investments in the Strategy carry risks, including possible loss of principal. Special risks may be associated with investments outside the United States, especially in emerging markets, including currency fluctuations, illiquidity, volatility, and political and economic risks. Investments in small capitalization companies may increase the risk of greater price fluctuations. Carefully consider the Strategy’s investment objectives, risks, fees and expenses before investing. There is no guarantee that the Strategy will meet its investment objectives.

The information provided herein should not be considered a recommendation to purchase or sell any particular security. There is no assurance that any securities discussed herein will remain in an account's portfolio at the time you receive this report or that securities sold have not been repurchased. The securities discussed may not represent an account's entire portfolio and in the aggregate may represent only a small percentage of an account's portfolio holdings. It should not be assumed that any of the securities transactions or holdings discussed were or will prove to be profitable, or that the investment recommendations or decisions we make in the future will be profitable or will equal the investment performance of the securities discussed herein.

Weight percentages are of the total portfolio unless otherwise noted.

Portfolio characteristics are derived using currently available data from independent research resources that are believed to be accurate. Portfolio attributes can and do vary.

Diversification does not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses.

Portfolios invested in a limited number of holdings may expose an investor to greater volatility.

Portfolio construction will have significant differences from that of a benchmark index in terms of security holdings, industry weightings, asset allocations and number of positions held, all of which may contribute to performance, characteristics and volatility differences. Investors may not make direct investments into any index. Investors may not make direct investments into any index.

Valuations are computed and reported in U.S. dollars.

Source: Advent/APX, FactSet, APL, Vestmark, and Thornburg.

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