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The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted, and numbers may reflect small variances due to rounding. Standardized performance and performance data current to the most recent month end may be obtained by clicking the "Returns" tab above.

The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.

Ex-Date Payable Date Record Date Total Distribution   Income ST Cap Gains LT Cap Gains Return on Capital

Past distributions are not indicative of future distributions.



The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted, and numbers may reflect small variances due to rounding. Standardized performance and performance data current to the most recent month end may be obtained by clicking the "Returns" tab above.

Holdings

as of 04-Mar-2015

Holding Weight (%) Sector Country Market Value Shares Price Exchange Currency Market Currency FX Rate Notional Value
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CRG

CRH PLC

21.12 Materials Ireland $18,437,611 676,899 22.24 Irish Stock Exchange - All Market USD EUR 1.11 18,437,610.52
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KRZ

KERRY GROUP PLC

11.46 Consumer Staples Ireland $10,005,739 142,366 57.37 Irish Stock Exchange - All Market USD EUR 1.11 10,005,738.74
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BIR

BANK OF IRELAND STK EUR0.64

10.54 Financials Ireland $9,201,355 24,097,030 0.31 Irish Stock Exchange - All Market USD EUR 1.11 9,201,354.52
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ICLR

ICON PLC

4.96 Health Care United States $4,326,292 63,885 67.72 NASDAQ USD USD 1.00 4,326,292.20
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GL9

GLANBIA PLC

4.89 Consumer Staples Ireland $4,268,429 233,872 14.90 Irish Stock Exchange - All Market USD EUR 1.11 4,268,428.74
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PLS

PADDY POWER PLC

4.59 Consumer Discretionary Ireland $4,007,104 48,793 67.04 Irish Stock Exchange - All Market USD EUR 1.11 4,007,103.66
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SK3

SMURFIT KAPPA GROUP PLC

4.49 Materials Ireland $3,922,340 145,240 22.05 Irish Stock Exchange - All Market USD EUR 1.11 3,922,339.82
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KSP

KINGSPAN GROUP PLC

4.48 Industrials Ireland $3,914,215 207,908 15.37 Irish Stock Exchange - All Market USD EUR 1.11 3,914,214.89
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UDG

UDG HEALTHCARE COMPANY PLC

4.23 Health Care United Kingdom $3,695,243 524,932 3.02 London Stock Exchange USD GBP 1.53 3,695,243.07
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GFTU

GRAFTON GROUP UNITS PLC

4.17 Industrials United Kingdom $3,643,774 325,543 4.80 London Stock Exchange USD GBP 1.53 3,643,773.50
Ticker ISIN SEDOL Name Weight (%) Asset Class Sector Country Market Value Shares Price Exchange Currency Market Currency FX Rate Notional Value
Holdings are subject to change.

Exposure Breakdowns

as of 05-Mar-2015
  Ireland 86.15%
  United Kingdom 8.44%
  United States 4.91%
  Other 0.5%
Geographic exposure relates principally to the domicile of the issuers of the securities held in the product, added together and then expressed as a percentage of the product’s total holdings. However, in some instances it can reflect the country where the issuer of the securities carries out much of their business.
as of 05-Mar-2015

% of Market Value

Materials

25.67%

Consumer Staples

24.77%

Industrials

19.08%

Financials

16.14%

Health Care

9.11%

Consumer Discretionary

4.56%

Cash and/or Derivatives

0.50%

Information Technology

0.10%

Energy

0.06%

Allocations are subject to change.
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KEY FACTS

Net Assets

as of 05-Mar-2015

$88,251,951
Inception Date May 5, 2010
Exchange NYSE Arca
Asset Class Equity
Benchmark Index   MSCI All Ireland Capped Index
Index Ticker M1AIECP

Shares Outstanding 2,350,000
Number of Holdings  

as of 04-Mar-2015

25
CUSIP 46429B507
Closing Price  

as of 05-Mar-2015

37.99
20 Day Avg. Volume   8,759
Premium/Discount  

as of 05-Mar-2015

0.97%
Options Available No

FEES as of 31-Aug-2014

Expense Ratio  

0.48%

FEES as of 31-Dec-2014

Expense Ratio  

0.49%

PORTFOLIO CHARACTERISTICS

P/E Ratio  

as of 05-Mar-2015

22.92
P/B Ratio  

as of 05-Mar-2015

2.42

Equity Beta  

as of 30-Jan-2015

1.31
Standard Deviation (3y)  

as of 30-Jan-2015

16.23%

12m Trailing Yield  

as of 27-Feb-2015

1.37%
Distribution Yield  

as of 27-Feb-2015

0.94%
30 Day SEC Yield  

as of 27-Feb-2015

0.99%

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Shares of ETFs are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns. Market returns are based upon the midpoint of the bid/ask spread at 4:00 p.m. eastern time (when NAV is normally determined for most ETFs), and do not represent the returns you would receive if you traded shares at other times.

Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results.

After-tax returns are calculated using the historical highest individual federal marginal income tax rates and do not reflect the impact of state and local taxes. Actual after-tax returns depend on the investor's tax situation and may differ from those shown. The after-tax returns shown are not relevant to investors who hold their fund shares through tax-deferred arrangements such as 401(k) plans or individual retirement accounts.

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