Federated International Small-Mid Company Fund (IS) ISCIX

As of 03-31-2015


  • Pursues long-term capital growth.
  • Invests in stocks issued by foreign, small and mid cap companies with strong potential for rapid growth.
  • Focuses on companies with specialized products, technologies or services with strong management and leading market shares.
  • Offers strong international diversification with approximately 100-200 holdings across more than 20 developed and emerging market countries.

Key Investment Team


Symbol   ISCIX
Fund Number(s)   682
Newspaper Listing   IntSmCoI
CUSIP   31428U631
Benchmark   MSCI ACWI ex.-USA SMID Cap Index
Performance Inception Date   02-28-1996
Fiscal Year-End   11-30

Morningstar Category & Style

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Category Foreign Small/Mid Growth


Effective January 31, 2015, the fund’s benchmark was changed from S&P Developed ex. U.S. Small Cap Growth Index to MSCI ACWI ex U.S. SMID Cap Index.

Mutual funds are subject to risks and fluctuate in value.
Effective March 31, 2008 the fund's name was changed to Federated International Small-Mid Company Fund, formerly Federated International Small Company Fund. The fund changed one of its investment policies, allowing the fund to invest at least 80% of its assets in small and mid capitalization companies.
The fund’s Institutional Shares commenced operations on March 31, 2008. For the period prior to the commencement of operations of the Institutional Shares, the performance information shown is for the fund’s Class A Shares, adjusted to reflect the absence of sales charges and adjusted to remove any voluntary waiver of fund expenses related to the Class A Shares that may have occurred prior to commencement of operations of the Institutional Shares. The performance of the Class A Shares has not been adjusted to reflect the expenses of the Institutional Shares since the Institutional Shares are estimated to have a lower expense ratio than the expense ratio of the Class A Shares. See the prospectus for other fees and expenses that apply to a continued investment in the fund.

International investing involves special risks including currency risk, increased volatility, political risks, and differences in auditing and other financial standards.

Small company stocks may be less liquid and subject to greater price volatility than large capitalization stocks.
Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Investors should carefully consider the fund's investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses before investing. To obtain a summary prospectus or prospectus containing this and other information, contact us or view the prospectus provided on this website. Please carefully read the summary prospectus or prospectus before investing.

"Category" product classifications noted at the top are Federated's internal classifications.

For additional information, including definitions of related terms and indexes, see the Financial Glossary and Benchmark Index Glossary.

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