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or Since
High Yield Fixed Income
NHFIX - 12/31/1998
Multi-Manager Emerging Markets Equity
NMMEX - 11/19/2008
1.56%16.29%19.15%* 1.54%
Multi-Manager Mid Cap
NMMCX - 6/22/2006
Small Cap Core
NSGRX - 9/30/1999
Small Cap Value
NOSGX - 4/1/1994
NOTEX - 4/1/1994
Ultra-Short Fixed Income
NUSFX - 6/18/2009
As of 03/31/14
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Performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate so that shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than that shown here. Performance would have been lower in the absence of fee waivers in effect. Select a Fund to view the most recent month-end performance information.

LARGE CAP VALUE PORTFOLIO You must signin to view this document.
Seeks to produce above average long-term returns while taking less than market risk.
LARGE CAP GROWTH PORTFOLIO You must signin to view this document.
Seeks to outperform the Russell 1000 Growth Index by investing in companies that have both strong fundamentals and above average growth potential. Employs a top down theme driven selection strategy focused on opportunities with long term secular growth drivers.
LARGE CAP VALUE/BALANCED PORTFOLIO You must signin to view this document.
Seeks to diversify assets and reduce volatility by investing in large cap value stocks and highly rated investment grade U.S. fixed income securities.
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Investment Strategy Commentary: Volatility Happens
Northern Trust’s Chief Investment Strategist, Jim McDonald, encourages investors to focus less on volatility protection and instead focus on understanding their volatility sensitivity in his latest report, Volatility Happens.
Investment Strategy Commentary: Five-Year Outlook: 2013 Edition
Northern Trust's capital market assumptions team outlines the opportunities and risks it sees over the five-year investment horizon for asset classes across the fixed income, equity, real assets and alternative asset spectrum.

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 April 8, 2014
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Northern Trust’s Chief Investment Strategist, Jim McDonald, offers monthly global analysis designed to keep you abreast of the latest economic and market changes.

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