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TDSBX TDAM Short-Term Bond Institutional

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Fund TDSBX TDAM Short-Term Bond Institutional TDFPX TDAM 1- to 5-Year Corporate Bond  
Similarity
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100% 94%
Annual Fees
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$69.48
(0.68% Exp. Ratio)
$0.00
(0.00% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 2.18% annual return
$15,554.24 $19,087.43
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$3,533.19
Return
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 1.01%
3 YR 0.67%
5 YR 0.89%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 1.75%
3 YR 1.39%
5 YR --
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks to provide a high level of income consistent with the preservation of capital and liquidity. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in debt obligations issued or guaranteed by the U.S. government, its agencies or instrumentalities, as well as investment-grade debt obligations (debt obligations rated in one of the four highest ratings categories by a nationally recognized statistical rating organization) of banks and corporations.
The investment seeks to provide current income. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in corporate bonds with a term to maturity of between 1 and 5 years. For purposes of such policy, "bonds" includes bonds, debentures, notes and zero coupon obligations. The advisor currently anticipates that it will only purchase bonds that are, at the time of investment, rated investment grade (BBB- or above by Standard & Poor's Ratings Services ("S&P") or Fitch Ratings Inc. ("Fitch") or Baa3 or above by Moody's Investors Service, Inc. ("Moody's")) or their unrated equivalents.

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