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AGBRX American Century Global Bond R

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Fund AGBRX American Century Global Bond R VTABX Vanguard Total Intl Bd Idx Admiral™ BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF  
Similarity
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100% 91% 91%
Annual Fees
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$136.54
(1.34% Exp. Ratio)
$14.27
(0.14% Exp. Ratio)
$15.28
(0.15% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 1.89% annual return
$11,712.94 $16,833.70 $16,783.20
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$5,120.76 +$5,070.26
Return
As of 10/31/16
1 YR RETURN 4.28%
3 YR 3.29%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 5.41%
3 YR 4.86%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 5.42%
3 YR 4.86%
5 YR --
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks long-term total return. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in bonds. It invests primarily in companies located in developed countries world-wide (including the United States), but may also invest in emerging markets. Under normal market conditions, the fund will invest at least 40% of its assets in foreign investments (unless the portfolio managers deem market conditions unfavorable, in which case the fund would invest at least 30% of its assets in foreign investments).
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of non-U.S. dollar-denominated investment-grade bonds. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate ex-USD Float Adjusted RIC Capped Index (USD Hedged). This index provides a broad-based measure of the global, investment-grade, fixed-rate debt markets. It is non-diversified.
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of non-U.S. dollar-denominated investment-grade bonds. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate ex-USD Float Adjusted RIC Capped Index (USD Hedged). This index provides a broad-based measure of the global, investment-grade, fixed-rate debt markets. It is non-diversified.

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