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7. DWS Equity 500 Index S

DWS Equity 500 Index S (BTIEX) seeks to match, as closely as possible, before expenses, the performance of the S&P 500 Index. The fund invests in a statistically selected sample of the securities found in the S&P 500 Index. The fund management team analyzes smaller stocks and selects them for the fund portfolio based on liquidity. In selecting smaller stocks, the team seeks to match the industry and risk characteristics of smaller companies in the S&P 500 Index. While the portfolio seeks to closely track the characteristics and performance of the S&P 500 Index, important differences between the two exist.

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6. Wells Fargo Adv Index Adm

Wells Fargo Adv Index Adm (WFIOX) has an investment objective to seek price and yield performance results similar to the S&P 500 Index. The fund may invest substantially all of its assets in equity securities that represent a composite of the S&P 500 Index. To replicate the performance of the S & P 500 the portfolio managers of the fund use a passive management approach. The fund intends to sell any security that is removed from the S & P 500.

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5. Vanguard 500 Index Inv

Vanguard 500 Index Inv (VFINX) seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of large-capitalization stocks. The fund may invest in foreign securities to the extent necessary to carry out its investment strategy of holding all or substantially all of the stocks that make up the index it tracks. The fund employs a passive management or indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Standard & Poors 500 Index, a widely recognized benchmark of U.S. stock market performance that is dominated by the stocks of large U.S. companies.

Expense Ratio: 0.17%

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4. USAA S&P 500 Index Reward Fund

USAA S&P 500 Index Reward Fund (USPRX) seeks to match before fees and expenses the performance of the S&P 500 Index which emphasizes stocks of large U.S. Companies. The fund attempts to achieve the objective by investing at least 80% of the asset of the stocks of companies composing the S&P 500 Index. The fund assets may be invested in practically all the stocks included in the S&P 500 Index. However, the fund may hold up to 20% of its assets in short-term debt securities, money market instruments, stock index futures, and options. The fund uses the sampling method of indexing.

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