Dreyfus Brazil Equity Fund

  • Ticker: DBZAX
  • Product Code: 6265
  • CUSIP: 26201H708
Share Class:


Fund Type: Equity
Portfolio Manager/Sub-Investment Adviser: ARX Investimentos Ltda.
Inception Date October 01, 2009
Total Assets (000s) Class A (as of 04/17/14): $10,641
Portfolio (as of 04/17/14): $15,503
Minimum Initial Investment $1,000
Minimum Subsequent Investment $100
Dividend Schedule Declared Annually,
Distributed Annually,
Paid Annually
Fiscal Year End Aug 31
Fund Status Open to new investors.

Performance 1

Average Annual Total Returns

as of 03/31/14
1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR Since
at NAV
-18.06% -10.59% - - -2.19% 10/01/09
with Sales Charge Max Sales Charge:  5.75%  Front-End
-22.78% -12.34% - - -3.47%  
MSCI Brazil 10/40 Index 2
-12.14% -10.87%    

The performance data quoted represents past performance, which is no guarantee of future results. Share price and investment return fluctuate and an investor's shares may be worth more or less than original cost upon redemption. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. Please use the pulldown menu above to view month-end performance.

Daily Statistics

as of 04/17/14
Change up arrow 0.22
12 Month High
12 Month Low

Prospectus Fee Table Expense Ratios

Total Expenses 2.34%
Net Expenses 2.00% 3

Dreyfus Investment Style 4

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The fund seeks long-term capital growth. View the Strategy & Risks section for this fund for more information.

Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of the fund carefully before investing. Download a prospectus, or a summary prospectus, if available, that contains this and other information about the fund, and read it carefully before investing.

Notes & Disclosures
  1. Performance is historical and not indicative of future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate and an investor will receive more or less than the original cost upon redemption. Investors should consider, when deciding whether to purchase a particular class of shares, the investment amount, anticipated holding period and other relevant factors, and should read the prospectus carefully.
  2. Source: Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) 10/40 Brazil NR Index, an unmanaged index designed to track the performance of stocks traded primarily on the BM&FBOVESPA.
  3. The Dreyfus Corporation has contractually agreed, until January 1, 2015, to assume the expenses of the fund so that the total annual fund operating expenses of none of the classes (excluding the fund's Rule 12b-1 fees, shareholder services fees, taxes, interest, brokerage commissions, commitment fees on borrowings and extraordinary expenses) do not exceed 1.75%.
  4. The "Dreyfus Investment Style Classification" graphically depicts the fund's investment strategy as described in its Prospectus. The horizontal and vertical axes describe the fund's investment style and market capitalization range for stocks in the fund's portfolio, respectively. It is designed to support asset allocation decisions and not to depict actual fund holdings at a point in time.
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