Vontobel Investment Funds one of WIOF Investment professionals has beenawarded by the well-known rating agency Morningstar with outstanding ratings fora number of Vontobel investment funds in December 2006 demonstrating theirquality relative to the competition Morningstar, Inc. established in the year1984 is a leading provider of independent investment research in the UnitedStates and in major international markets. The Momingstar Rating is a systemwhich ranks funds based on their risk-adjusted performance, using the highestquality data and research to meet investors’ demands.