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NGTIX Nuveen Global Total Return Bond I

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Fund NGTIX Nuveen Global Total Return Bond I IGBWX Voya Global Bond W  
100% 92%
Annual Fees
(0.71% Exp. Ratio)
(0.65% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 1.89% annual return
$14,168.69 $14,427.81
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$259.12
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 2.12%
3 YR 0.14%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 5.14%
3 YR 0.31%
5 YR 1.21%
10 YR 4.75%
The investment seeks total return. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of the sum of its net assets and the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes in bonds from issuers located around the world. It normally invests at least 40% of its net assets in non-U.S. issuers and is invested in issuers located in at least three countries (including the United States). The fund may invest in debt obligations issued by governmental and corporate issuers located in emerging markets countries. It invests in securities that are U.S. dollar-denominated and in securities that are denominated in foreign currencies.
The investment seeks to maximize total return through a combination of current income and capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in bonds of issuers in a number of different countries, which may include the United States. It invests primarily in investment-grade securities which include, but are not limited to, corporate and government bonds. The fund will seek to maintain a minimum weighted average portfolio quality rating of at least investment-grade. The dollar-weighted average portfolio duration of the fund will generally range between two and nine years. It is non-diversified.

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