TIAA-CREF Mutual Funds

TIAA-CREF Short-Term Bond Fund (Institutional)


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Portfolio Net Assets


Gross / Net Expense Ratio


30 Day
SEC Yield

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.

Overall Morningstar Rating

The Overall Morningstar Rating is based on risk-adjusted return, and is a weighted average of the applicable 3-, 5-, and 10-year Ratings.

52 Week Range

0.00 (0.00%)
0.27% / 0.27%
$10.28 - $10.40
As of close 02/08/2016As of 01/31/2016As of 02/05/2016 
As of 01/31/2016
Based on risk adjusted returns

Management Team

John CerraManaging Director, Global Public Markets, Portfolio Management

John Cerra is a managing director and fixed income portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Cerra is a member of the portfolio management team for several of the organization's fixed-income portfolios. Since joining the TIAA-CREF organization in 1985, he has held several positions including managing the public asset-backed securities team and U.S. dollar-based derivative investment portfolio. He also served as an investment officer of the public markets structured finance team and bond group. In addition, Mr. Cerra worked as a quantitative fixed-income investment analyst. Mr. Cerra holds a B.A. in economics from Fordham University and an M.B.A. in finance from Rutgers University's Graduate School of Management.

Richard ChengManaging Director, Fixed Income Portfolio Management

Richard Cheng is a managing director and fixed-income portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Cheng is responsible for investment selection concentrating on the corporate sector. His prior experience at TIAA-CREF involves covering Latin America for the Emerging Markets Debt team as well as covering paper/forest products, chemicals, metals and mining, health care, technology, utilities and gas pipelines for the Investment-Grade Credit team. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 1997.Mr. Cheng has 23 years of investment experience, including various roles at Chase Manhattan Bank as part of its management development program.Mr. Cheng holds a B.S. in finance and accounting and an M.B.A. in finance and international business from New York University's Stern School of Business.

The Fund is subject to interest rate risk and credit risk. In addition, mortgage-backed securities in which the fund may invest are subject to extension risk and prepayment risk.

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