The fund’s objective is to achieve maximum long-term total returns through a combination of dividend yield, dividend growth, capital gains and selective option premiums. The fund looks to meet its objective by investing in securities, while maintaining an adequate diversification of risks. It actively invests primarily in shares and similar instruments issued by companies established in Asia, a region that includes China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan as well as Thailand but excluding Japan. The fund seeks to identify undervalued, quality with sustainable dividend yielding stocks through a diversification source of returns across various markets capitalization classes and industry sectors. The fund provides investors with access to some of the world’s fastest growing economies and enables them to participate in the region’s long-term sustainable growth.