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Russell Asia ex-Japan Index: Top 10 & Bottom 10 Performing Stocks YTD Through June 6


June 8, 2011 - SEATTLE, WA

The Russell Asia ex-Japan Index reflected a return of 4.8% year-to-date through June 6, 2011, with five Korean stocks ranking among the top 10 in terms of performance for the period. The five Korean stocks are in either the materials & processing or consumer discretionary sector.

Korea Kumho Petrochemical in the materials & processing sector outperformed all other stocks in the Russell Asia ex-Japan Index with a year-to-date gain of 188.5% through June 6, 2011. It was followed by a stock in Taiwan, Senao International in the technology sector, which gained 138%, and two more Korean stocks: Nexen Tire (128%), and Foosung (120.7%).

Six of the bottom 10 stocks in terms of year-to-date total return through June 6 are based in China.


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YTD
Returns
Top 10 stocks by total return in the (through
Russell Asia ex-Japan Index through June June 6,
6, 2011 Country Sector 2011)
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Korea Kumho Petrochemical Korea Materials &
Processing 188.5
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Senao International Co Ltd Taiwan Technology 137.9
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Nexen Tire Corp Korea Consumer
Discretionary 127.9
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Foosung Co Ltd Korea Materials &
Processing 120.7
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Hiwin Technologies Corp Taiwan Producer
Durables 119.3
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Seamless Green China (Holdings) Ltd Hong Kong Consumer
Discretionary 105.3
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Hanil E-Wha Co Ltd Korea Consumer
Discretionary 104.4
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China Overseas Grand Oceans Group Ltd Hong Kong Financial
Services 102.5
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Hyundai Hysco Korea Materials &
Processing 101.6
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Radiant Opto-Electronics Corp Taiwan Technology 98.2
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---------------------------------------------------------------------------- YTDBottom 10 stocks by total return in the Returns Russell Asia ex-Japan Index through June (through 6, 2011 June 6, Country Sector 2011)---------------------------------------------------------------------------- ProducerPyeong San Co Ltd Korea Durables -79.9----------------------------------------------------------------------------Allied Digital Services Ltd India Technology -75.1----------------------------------------------------------------------------China Integrated Energy Inc China Energy -74.4---------------------------------------------------------------------------- ProducerKorea Line Corp Korea Durables -74.2---------------------------------------------------------------------------- ProducerSmartheat Inc Com China Durables -71.5---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Materials &Gulf Resources Inc China Processing -70.9---------------------------------------------------------------------------- ProducerDuoyuan Global Water Inc (ADR) China Durables -69.4---------------------------------------------------------------------------- ProducerChina Valves Technology Inc China Durables -68.5---------------------------------------------------------------------------- FinancialCosmopolitan International Hldgs Hong Kong Services -66.0----------------------------------------------------------------------------China Information Technology Inc China Technology -64.5----------------------------------------------------------------------------

The Russell Global Index includes more than 10,000 securities in 61 countries and covers 98% of the investable global market. All securities in the benchmark are classified according to size, region, country and sector. Daily Returns for the main components are available here: http://www.russell.com/indexes/data/daily_total_returns_global.asp

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