U.S. Treasury Index
The U.S. Treasury Index Fund seeks to provide investment results approximating the performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury Index. Through a passive investment approach, the Fund invests primarily in securities represented by the Index. Unlike Treasury bonds and bills, the principle value and investment return of the Fund is not guaranteed or insured by the U.S. government. Dividends, if any, are declared and paid monthly. Capital gains, if any, are distributed at least annually.
Seeks to Replicate the Index
- Passively managed in an effort to replicate the performance and composition of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury Index.
- Invest substantially all (and at least 80%) of its assets in a representative sample of the U.S. Treasury obligations included in the Index.
- Provide investors with a way to gain broad exposure to U.S. Treasury market.
If you are an income-oriented investor who is looking to diversify your investments by gaining broad exposure to the U.S. Treasury market then this Fund may be right for you. It offers a diversified portfolio of Treasury securities approximating the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury Index.
Important risk information can be found on the Portfolio tab.
Not FDIC insured | May lose value | No bank guarantee
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