5 Smart Investing Principles The slideshow presentation that you would like to view is too large for your current screen resolution. Click here to view to view the slideshow at full resolution. Launch Presentation » Share | Related Content Global and International Funds Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference? Global vs. International: What’s The Difference? International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks. Keys to Investing for Retirement There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement.