The Parnassus Asia Fund is a diversified, fundamental, Asia Pacific, multi-cap equity fund. The Fund principally invests in stocks of Asian companies of
all-capitalizations. The Fund seeks to invest in good businesses with attractive
valuations. The Fund also takes environmental, social and governance factors into
account in making investment decisions.
The Fund's share price may change daily based on the value of its
security holdings. Stock markets can be volatile, and stock values
fluctuate in response to the assets levels of individual companies and
in response to general domestic and international market and economic
There are additional risks associated with foreign investments, such
as increased market volatility, a lower level of government oversight
in emerging markets, risks associated with focusing on a specific
geographic region and exposure to fluctuations in foreign currencies.
In addition to large-cap companies, the Fund may invest in small and/
or mid-cap companies, which can be more volatile than large-cap firms.
Security holdings in the Fund can vary significantly from broad market