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MVTRX Transamerica Mid Cap Value Opps R6

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Fund MVTRX Transamerica Mid Cap Value Opps R6 MDYV SPDR® S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF IWS iShares Russell Mid-Cap Value  
100% 87% 92%
Annual Fees
(0.75% Exp. Ratio)
(0.15% Exp. Ratio)
(0.25% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.57% annual return
$40,537.75 $48,572.02 $47,133.67
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$8,034.28 +$6,595.92
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 15.75%
3 YR --
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 17.68%
3 YR 9.10%
5 YR 17.10%
10 YR 7.55%
1 YR RETURN 17.01%
3 YR 10.24%
5 YR 17.12%
10 YR 7.71%
The investment seeks to provide investors with long term capital growth. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus the amount of borrowings, if any, for investment purposes) in equity securities of mid cap companies. The sub-advisor considers mid cap companies to be those companies with market capitalizations within the range of companies included in the Russell Midcap® Value Index.
The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of the S&P MidCap 400 Value Index. The fund generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index. The index measures the performance of the mid-capitalization value segment of the U.S. equity market. It may purchase a subset of the securities in the index in an effort to hold a portfolio of securities with generally the same risk and return characteristics of the index. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the Russell Midcap Value Index, which measures the performance of the mid-capitalization value sector of the U.S. equity market. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the underlying index. It may invest the remainder 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 underlying index.

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