TIAA-CREF International Equity Fund Named to Kiplinger’s Annual Mutual Fund List


TIAA-CREF’s International Equity Fund is featured in Kiplinger’s 2013 “Annual Mutual Fund Ranking ,” in the one-year performance ranking within the Large Company Stock Funds Category, 6/30/13 for international funds.

The Kiplinger’s Mutual Fund ranking includes two sets of rankings. The first set ranks 10 stock fund groups and one alternative investment group by one, three, five and ten year annualized returns. The second set is a consolidated ranking made up of the top 355 biggest and best performing domestic and international stock funds over the past year.

TIAA-CREF International Equity Fund Retail Class TIERX

TIAA-CREF International Equity Fund Retail Class TIERX
Investment and Benchmarks1 Month3 MonthYTD1 year3 year5 year10 yearSince Inception
MSCI EAFE® Index+5.28-0.92+9.60+23.48 +8.61+1.05+7.97


Morningstar Foreign Large Blend+4.94-0.21+7.47+21.01 +7.69+0.89+7.63--

TIAA-CREF International Equity Fund Retail Class TIERX
Inception Date – 3/31/2006
Gross / Net Expense Ratio 0.92%*
As of 6/30/2013
*A contractual arrangement is in place that limits certain fees and/or expenses. Had fees/expenses not been limited (“capped”), currently or in the past, returns would have been lower. Expense Cap Expiration Date: February 28, 2014. Please see the prospectus for details.