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LUTAX Columbia US Treasury Index A

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Fund LUTAX Columbia US Treasury Index A GOVT iShares US Treasury Bond BTIAX Northern US Treasury Index  
100% 92% 93%
Annual Fees
(0.45% Exp. Ratio)
(0.15% Exp. Ratio)
(0.16% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 2.07% annual return
$16,140.36 $17,665.16 $17,612.16
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$1,524.79 +$1,471.79
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 3.62%
3 YR 2.89%
5 YR 1.73%
10 YR 4.01%
1 YR RETURN 4.02%
3 YR 3.30%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 3.90%
3 YR 3.23%
5 YR 2.00%
10 YR 4.30%
The investment seeks total return that corresponds to the total return of the Citi Bond U.S. Treasury Index, before fees and expenses. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (including the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in securities that comprise the Citi Bond U.S. Treasury Index (the index). The index is an unmanaged index composed of U.S. Treasury notes and bonds with remaining maturities of at least one year and outstanding principal of at least $5 billion and which are included in the Citi Broad Investment-Grade Bond Index.
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the ICE U.S. Treasury Core Bond Index (the "underlying index"). The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and may invest up to 10% of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, as well as in securities not included in the underlying index, but which the advisor believes will help the fund track the index. The underlying index measures the performance of public obligations of the U.S. Treasury that have a remaining maturity greater than one year and less than or equal to thirty years.
The investment seeks to provide investment results approximating the performance of the Barclays U.S. Treasury Index. The fund will invest substantially all (and at least 80%) of its net assets in a representative sample of the U.S. Treasury obligations included in the Barclays U.S. Treasury Index. It will buy and sell securities with the goal of achieving an overall duration and total return similar to that of the Barclays U.S. Treasury Index. The Barclays U.S. Treasury Index is an unmanaged index that includes a broad range of U.S. Treasury obligations and is considered representative of U.S. Treasury bond performance overall.

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