SPARX Japan Fund and SPARX Japan Smaller Companies Fund
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The SPARX Japan Fund and SPARX Japan Smaller Companies Fund are now part of the Hennessy Funds. The names of the funds have changed to Hennessy Select SPARX Japan Fund and Hennessy Select SPARX Japan Smaller Companies Fund respectively. While Hennessy will act as the investment advisor, Tokyo-based SPARX Asset Management Co., Ltd. will continue to act as sub-advisor to these funds.

For more information on these funds, please visit the Hennessy Funds website
or call +1-800-966-4354.

The SPARX Asia Pacific Opportunities Fund and SPARX Asia Pacific Equity Income Fund were liquidated on September 15, 2009. If you have any questions regarding your account in these funds, please call +1-800-632-1320.

For all other inquiries concerning SPARX Group Co., Ltd., please visit the SPARX Group website
or call our Tokyo, Japan office at +81-3-6711-9100.

As Asia's premier asset management company, SPARX is committed to providing investment intelligence and superior client services to our global base of investors.

And, we look forward to your continued support as we pursue our long-standing vision to become the most trusted and respected investment company in the world.