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#6 in Short-Term Government
U.S. News evaluated 51 Short Government Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned 0.02 percent over the past year, 0.78 percent over the past three years, 1.84 percent over the past five years, and 2.62 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||0.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||0.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||1.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||2.6%|
The investment seeks to achieve a high level of current income, consistent with relatively low volatility of principal, by investing in obligations authorized under the Federal Credit Union Act. During normal market conditions, the Portfolio intends to invest a substantial portion of its assets in mortgage-related securities that are U.S. government securities. The Portfolio will attempt, through the purchase of securities with short or negative durations, to limit the effect of interest rate fluctuations on the Portfolio's NAV.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Trust For Credit Unions Short Duration Portfolio has an expense ratio of 0.34 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.