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Long Duration

The Nuveen Asset Management Long Duration Government/Credit Fixed Income Strategy provides diversified exposure to longer-term fixed income sectors

Portfolio At-a-Glance

Benchmark Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Long Government/Credit Index
Portfolio Composition Diversified sector exposure, including:
  • U.S. Treasuries and agencies
  • Investment grade corporates
  • Municipal bonds (Build America Bonds, Taxable and Tax-Exempt)

Key Limits 100% investment grade at time of purchase
Duration Long term
Managed within +/- 10% of benchmark’s duration
Return Target 50-75 bps excess return over full market cycle
Investment Vehicles
  • Institutional Separate Account

Investment Process

Collaborative Investment Process Combines Specialization with Accountability

Our integrated team structure combines the insights of the Fixed Income Strategy Committee, Sector Teams & Research and the Lead Portfolio Manager in the decision-making process. This collaborative investment process combines specialization with accountability.

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