The Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation.
The Fund is designed to capture the returns and diversification benefits associated with equity securities of a broad and diverse cross-section of small-cap companies in the United States that the subadviser believes to be value investments.
Portfolio management Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Subadviser
Stephen A. Clark, Joseph H. Chi, Jed S. Fogdall, and Henry F. Gray are primarily responsible for coordinating the day-to-day management of the Fund, including selection of the Fund's investments.
Nationwide Fund Distributors LLC is not an affiliate of Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.
You can find more detailed information about the Fund in the summary prospectus, prospectus and other fund documents. You should carefully read the
documents before investing. Product literature/support materials
Fact Sheet (A-shares)
Institutional Service Class Fact Sheet
Principal Risks Investors should carefully consider a fund's investment objectives, risks, fees, charges and expenses before investing any money. To obtain this and other information on Nationwide Funds, please call 1-800-848-0920 to request a summary prospectus and/or a prospectus, or download a summary prospectus and/or a prospectus at nationwide.com/mutualfunds. Please read it carefully before investing any money.
Equity investments are subject to stock market risk. The Fund is subject to risks associated with investing in stocks of small companies. The Fund also is subject to risks associated with using a targeted strategy for stock selection. Value funds may underperform other funds that use different investing styles.