|1295 State St , Springfield, MA 01111|
|Fund Manager||Team Managed|
This Fund seeks to achieve a high total rate of return primarily from current income while minimizing fluctuations in capital values by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of short-term investment grade fixed income securities.Under normal circumstances,the Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in investment grade fixed income securities (rated Baa3 or higher by Moodyâ€™s, BBB- or higher by Standard & Poorâ€™s or the equivalent by any NRSRO,or,if unrated,determined to be of comparable quality by the subadviser).These typically include U.S.dollar-denominated corporate obligations,securities issued or guaranteed by the U.S.Government or its agencies or instrumentalities,U.S.and foreign issuer dollar-denominated bonds including,but not limited to,corporate obligations,government and agency issues,private placement bonds,securities or decrease its duration in response to changes in interest rates and other factors.Duration measures the price sensitivity of a bond to changes in interest rates.Duration is the dollar weighted average time to maturity of a bond utilizing the present value of all future cash flows.Barings generally selects the Fundâ€™s investments based on its analysis of opportunities and risks of various securities and market sectors.Barings may choose to sell securities with deteriorating credit or limited upside potential compared to other available securities.The Fund expects that it will engage in active and frequent trading and so will typically have a relatively high portfolio turnover rate.
|Asset Type||% Of Allocation|
|Total Net Assets||24.15 M|
|Criteria||3 Years||5 Years||10 Years|
|Minimum Initial IRA||$0|
|Timeframe||Average Annual Current Performance Monthly As Of 08/31/2021||Average Annual Current Performance Quarterly As Of 05/31/2021||Avg Annual Current Performance Monthly As Of 08/31/2021||Avg Annual Current Performance Quarterly As Of 05/31/2021|
|Life Of Fund||
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