Under normal market conditions, the Fund will invest at least 80% of the value of its net assets in the securities of companies principally engaged in the group of industries comprising the financial services sector. The Fund may invest in the equity securities of such companies, such as common stock, or in debt securities of such companies, such as corporate bonds or other financial services. The Fund may invest in companies without regard to market capitalization and may invest in issuers in foreign countries, including countries with developed or emerging markets. As a "global" fund, the Fund may invest in securities of issuers, or related investments thereof, located in at least three countries, and at least 40% of the Fund's total net assets will be invested in securities of non-U.S. issuers or related investments thereof.
Returns represent past performance and do not guarantee future results. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate so, upon redemption, shares may be worth more or less than their original cost. To obtain the most recent month end performance information and prospectus, please call 800-GABELLI or visit www.gabelli.com.
Performance is for the share class noted only. Other share classes may have different performance characteristics. Performance for periods less than one year are not annualized. The Fund imposes a 2% redemption fee on shares sold or exchanged in seven days or less after a date of purchase.
The Fund's share price will fluctuate with changes in the market value of the Fund's portfolio securities. Stocks are subject to market, economic and business risks that cause their prices to fluctuate. When you
sell Fund shares, they may be worth less than what you paid for them. Consequently, you can lose
money by investing in the Fund.
Customized performance does not reflect the full effect of the front-end or back-end sales charges which for The Gabelli Global Financial Services Fund Class AAA is 0.00%. Quarterly (Standardized) performance reflects the full effect of the front-end sales charge. Other Period Performance does not reflect the full effect of the front-end or back-end sales charges. Please consult your financial adviser for prospectus and for more information on mutual fund sales charges.
"Funds concentrating in specific sectors may experience greater fluctuations in value than funds that are more diversified. The Fund invests in foreign securities which involves risks not ordinarily associated with investments in domestic issues, including currency fluctuation, economic and political risks.<p>
Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the Fund before investing. The prospectus, which contains more complete information about this and other matters, should be read carefully before investing. To obtain a prospectus, please call 800 GABELLI or visit www.gabelli.com.
The Gabelli Mutual Funds are distributed by G.distributors, LLC., a registered broker-dealer and member of FINRA.