Matthews Asia Strategic Income Fund


Top 10 Positions as of 10/31/2018

Security Sector Currency % Net Assets
Ctrip.com International, Ltd., Cnv., 1.250%, 09/15/2022 Consumer Discretionary U.S. Dollar 5.3
Debt and Asset Trading Corp., 1.000%, 10/10/2025 Financials U.S. Dollar 4.8
China Overseas Finance Investment Cayman V, Ltd., Cnv., 0.000%, 01/05/2023 Real Estate U.S. Dollar 4.7
Wanda Properties International Co., Ltd., 7.250%, 01/29/2024 Real Estate U.S. Dollar 4.6
Zhongsheng Group Holdings, Ltd., Cnv., 0.000%, 05/23/2023 Consumer Discretionary Hong Kong Dollar 4.5
Standard Chartered PLC, 6.500%, 12/29/2049 Financials U.S. Dollar 4.3
Chinalco Capital Holdings, Ltd., 4.000%, 08/25/2021 Materials U.S. Dollar 3.9
KWG Group Holdings, Ltd., 6.000%, 09/15/2022 Real Estate U.S. Dollar 3.8
West China Cement, Ltd., 6.500%, 09/11/2019 Materials U.S. Dollar 3.5
ICTSI Treasury BV, 4.625%, 01/16/2023 Industrials U.S. Dollar 3.5
Total 42.9
Source: BNY Mellon Investment Servicing (US) Inc.

Portfolio Breakdown (%) as of 9/30/2018

  Fund
Financials 23.1
Real Estate 21.9
Consumer Discretionary 11.2
Industrials 7.5
Consumer Staples 7.0
Materials 6.6
Utilities 5.8
Foreign Government Bonds 4.3
Telecom Services 4.2
Energy 3.2
Cash and Other Assets, Less Liabilities 5.3
Percentage values in data are rounded to the nearest tenth of one percent, so the values may not sum to 100% due to rounding.  Percentage values may be derived from different data sources and may not be consistent with other Fund literature.  "Foreign Government Bonds" category includes supranationals.
Cash and Other Assets may include the mark-to-market value of forward currency exchange contracts and certain derivative instruments.
By issuer's country of risk Fund
China/Hong Kong 53.3
Indonesia 9.5
Vietnam 5.9
India 5.7
Thailand 5.6
Sri Lanka 4.1
Philippines 3.1
Singapore 3.0
Japan 2.6
United States 1.7
South Korea 0.3
Cash and Other Assets, Less Liabilities 5.3
Percentage values in data are rounded to the nearest tenth of one percent, so the values may not sum to 100% due to rounding.  Percentage values may be derived from different data sources and may not be consistent with other Fund literature. Not all countries are included in the benchmark index. Cash and Other Assets may include the mark-to-market value of forward currency exchange contracts and certain derivative instruments.

Supranational is an international organization in which member states transcend national boundaries, (ex. IMF).
  Weight Modified Duration*
U.S. Dollar 69.0 2.6
China Renminbi 11.6 2.3
Indian Rupee 5.7 2.3
Hong Kong Dollar 4.1 2.6
Indonesian Rupiah 2.2 0.5
Vietnam Dong 1.7 3.0
Korean Won 0.3 5.0
Cash and Other Assets, Less Liabilities 5.3 0.0
Percentage values in data are rounded to the nearest tenth of one percent, so the values may not sum to 100% due to rounding.  Percentage values may be derived from different data sources and may not be consistent with other Fund literature.
Cash and other assets may include forward currency exchange contracts and certain derivative instruments that have been marked-to-market.
*Fixed income portion of the portfolio
  Fund
Corporate Bonds 62.7
Convertible Bonds 23.6
Government Bonds 8.5
Cash and Other Assets, Less Liabilities 5.3
Percentage values in data are rounded to the nearest tenth of one percent, so the values may not sum to 100% due to rounding.  Percentage values may be derived from different data sources and may not be consistent with other Fund literature.
Cash and Other Assets may include the mark-to-market value of forward currency exchange contracts and certain derivative instruments.
  Fund
AA- 0.3
A- 2.5
BBB 2.2
BBB- 3.1
BB+ 3.8
BB 0.8
BB- 9.0
B+ 10.1
B 10.7
B- 3.3
Not Rated 48.9
Credit quality is provided for the underlying bond holdings of the Fund and does not include common equities, cash and other assets and percentage values will not total 100%. Credit quality rating symbols reflect that of S&P and generally credit ratings range from AAA (highest) to D (lowest). When ratings from Moody's, S&P and Fitch are available for a bond in the Fund, the middle rating of the three is used. When two ratings are available, the lowest rating is used. When only one rating is provided, that one is used. Foreign government bonds without a specific rating are assigned the country rating provided by one of the three agencies. Securities Securities that are not rated by any one of the three agencies are reflected as such.
Sources: FactSet Research Systems, Moody's, S&P and Fitch

Portfolio Characteristics as of 9/30/2018

Number of Positions1

42

Modified Duration

2.5

Modified duration measures the percent change in value of the fixed income portion of the portfolio in response to a 1% change in interest rates. In a multi-currency denominated portfolio with sensitivities to different interest rate regimes, modified duration will not accurately reflect the change in value of the overall portfolio from a change in any one interest rate regime.

Additional performance, attribution, liquidity, value at risk (VaR), security classification and holdings information is available on request for certain time periods.

Source: FactSet Research Systems, Bloomberg, BNY Mellon Investment Servicing (US) Inc. Sector data (excluding Government Bonds) based on MSCI’s revised Global Industry Classification Standards. For more details, visit www.msci.com.

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