Russell Commodity Strategies Fund

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Performance

The fund has returned 7.29 percent over the past year, and -6.26 percent over the past three years.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 5.7%
1 Year 7.3%
3 Years (Annualized) -6.3%
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks to provide long term total return. The fund pursues its investment objective by investing directly, and/or indirectly through a wholly-owned subsidiary, in commodity index-linked instruments, other commodity-linked instruments, derivative instruments (including swap agreements and commodity-linked structured notes, futures and options contracts with respect to indexes or individual commodities and options on futures contracts), cash and fixed income securities that together are intended to provide exposure to the performance of the collateralized commodity futures market.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Russell Commodity Strategies Fund has an expense ratio of 1.52 percent.

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Risk

Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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