NOTE 1--SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES
AIM Global Growth Fund (the "Fund") is a series portfolio of AIM International Mutual Funds (the "Trust"). The
Trust is a Delaware statutory trust registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the
"1940 Act"), as an open-end series management investment company consisting of six separate portfolios, each
authorized to issue an unlimited number of shares of beneficial interest. The assets, liabilities and operations of
each portfolio are accounted for separately. Information presented in these financial statements pertains only to
the Fund. Matters affecting each portfolio or class will be voted on exclusively by the shareholders of such
portfolio or class.
The Fund's investment objective is long-term growth of capital.
The Fund currently consists of five different classes of shares: Class A, Class B, Class C, Class Y and
Institutional Class. Class A shares are sold with a front-end sales charge unless certain waiver criteria are met and
under certain circumstances load waiver shares may be subject to contingent deferred sales charges ("CDSC").
Class B shares and Class C shares are sold with a CDSC. Class Y and Institutional Class shares are sold at net
asset value. Generally, Class B shares will automatically convert to Class A shares on or about the month-end
which is at least eight years after the date of purchase.
The following is a summary of the significant accounting policies followed by the Fund in the preparation of its
A. SECURITY VALUATIONS -- Securities, including restricted securities, are valued according to the
A security listed or traded on an exchange (except convertible bonds) is valued at its last sales price or official
closing price as of the close of the customary trading session on the exchange where the security is principally
traded, or lacking any sales or official closing price on a particular day, the security may be valued at the closing
bid price on that day.