Portfolio Net Assets
Gross / Net Expense Ratio
Under the Fund’s expense reimbursement arrangements, the Fund’s investment adviser, Teachers Advisors, Inc., has contractually agreed to reimburse the Fund for any Total Annual Fund Operating Expenses (excluding interest, taxes, brokerage commissions or other transactional expenses, Acquired Fund Fees and Expenses and extraordinary expenses) that exceed: (i) 0.50% of average daily net assets for Institutional Class shares of the Fund. These expense reimbursement arrangements will continue through at least February 29, 2016, unless changed with approval of the Board of Trustees.
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
|$1.24B||0.44% / 0.44%|
OUT OF 668 FUNDS
|$6.94 - $8.48|
|As of close||As of|
Based on risk adjusted returns
Pablo Mitchell is a director and quantitative portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Mitchell manages asset allocation portfolios. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 2004.Mr. Mitchell has 10 years of industry experience. Previously, he was a senior quantitative analyst at Thomson Vestek where he was responsible for developing performance attribution analytics and factor risk models. Before Thomson, he was a consultant with the management consulting firm Accenture. Mr. Mitchell earned his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D., all in mechanical engineering, from the University of California at Berkeley.
Steve Rossiello is a managing director and quantitative portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Rossiello manages quantitative stock screens and portfolio optimization for the international equity investments. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 1997.Mr. Rossiello has 22 years of industry experience including positions at The DAIS Group and TQA Investors, LLC. Before entering the financial services industry, he worked in aerospace engineering with Hughes-Treitler Manufacturing Corp. and Fairchild Republic Co.Mr. Rossiello holds a B.S. in applied mathematics from Dowling College and an M.B.A. in finance from Hofstra University. He is a member of the CFA Institute, the New York Society of Securities Analysts and the Society of Quantitative Analysts.
The risks that the fund is subject to include market risk, company risk, foreign investment risks, index risk and small-cap risk