TIAA-CREF Funds - Retail Class

Bond Plus  (TCBPX)

The fund seeks a favorable long-term return, primarily through high current income consistent with preserving capital.

Net asset value as of 12/19/2014 : $10.61
Total return year-to-date as of 12/19/2014 : 5.27%
Fund's net invested assets as of 09/30/2014 : $2.56 billion
Gross Expense Ratio : 0.67%
Net Expense Ratio : 0.67%
Inception date : 03/31/2006
Investment class : Fixed Income

As of 12/18/2014 : 30-day SEC Yield 1 : 2.30%
Performance Comparison
  Performance Data
as of 12/19/2014
Average Annual Total Returns
as of 11/30/2014
  Net Asset
Values
Net
Change
YTD
Return
1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception
Bond Plus $10.61 + 0.20% 5.27% 5.44% 4.69% 5.32% -- 5.11%
Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index 2 -- + 0.13% 5.77% 5.27% 3.00% 4.10% -- 5.23%

The performance data quoted represents past performance, and is no guarantee of future results. Your returns and the principal value of your investment will fluctuate so that your shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted above.

 

1.
The fund's 30-day SEC yield is based on yield to maturity of a fund's investments over a 30-day period and not on the dividends paid by the fund, which may differ.
2.
The Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index measures the performance of the U.S. investment-grade, fixed-rate bond market, including government and credit securities, agency mortgage pass-through securities, asset-backed securities and commercial mortgage-backed securities. You cannot invest directly in this index.

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