William Blair Commodity Strategy Long/Short Fund

Class Inst (WCSIX)

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Performance

The fund has returned -0.85 percent over the past year.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 0.5%
1 Year -0.9%
3 Years (Annualized) N/A
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term risk-adjusted total return. The fund's investment strategies seek to provide broad exposure to commodities, provide attractive risk-adjusted returns with low correlations to traditional asset classes, maintain the inflation protection of commodities investing and profit in both up and down commodities markets. It seeks to provide exposure to the commodity trading strategies of independent commodity trading advisors selected by the Advisor, currently through derivative instruments (instruments whose values are based on, for example, indices, currencies or securities), and invests in fixed-income securities. It is non-diversified.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
William Blair Commodity Strategy Long/Short Fund has an expense ratio of 1.70 percent.

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Risk

Risk is N/A compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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