Russell Non-U.S. 

Fund Overview
Adviser: Russell Investment Management Company
Fund Manager(s): Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss, LLC; MFS Institutional Advisors, Inc.; Pzena Investment Management, LLC; William Blair & Company, LLC (Money managers listed are current as of 09/30/14. Russell has the right to employ or terminate a money manager at any time and without prior notification, as is consistent with its role as investment manager.)
Objective/Focus: A multi-manager fund that invests primarily in equity securities, including common stocks and preferred stocks, issued by companies domiciled outside the U.S. and in depository receipts, which represent ownership of securities of non-U.S. companies. The objective is to provide long-term capital growth.
Asset Class: International Stocks
Style: Value, Growth and Market-Oriented
Overseas investments can pose more risks than domestic investments. Unit values are subject to fluctuations in foreign stock markets, currency values, interest rates, government regulations and political conditions.
Fund Facts as of 09/30/14
Fund Inception 04-30-1999
First Available for Variable Annuity 04-30-1999
First Available for Variable Life 06-30-1999
Net Assets $391.76 Million
Top 10 Portfolio Holdings % of Net Assets
ING Groep NV 1.8%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC 1.5%
Novartis AG 1.4%
Roche Holding AG 1.4%
Nestle SA 1.3%
Compass Group PLC 1.3%
Imperial Tobacco Group PLC 1.3%
Sanofi-Aventis 1.3%
Bayer AG 1.3%
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. 1.2%
% of Total Portfolio 13.8%
Country Diversification % of Equities
United Kingdom 18.2%
Japan 14.2%
Switzerland 10.8%
France 10.6%
Germany 7.1%

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