On Febuary 1, 2017, the Class B Shares of the Conservative Allocation Fund, the Moderate Allocation Fund, the Aggressive Allocation Fund, the Core Bond Fund, the High Income Fund, the Diversified Income Fund, the Large Cap Value Fund, the Mid Cap Fund, the Small Cap Fund and the International Stock Fund, all members of the Madison Funds, will no longer be available.
Rishabh Halakhandino longer serves as a PM of the Thomas White International Fund, the Thomas White Emerging Markets Fund or the Thomas White American Opportunities Fund. He is being replaced by Rex Mathew.
Bert van der Walt is no longer a PM of the Emerging Markets Great Consumer Fund, a member of the Mirae Asset Discovery Funds. He is being replaced by William Malcolm Dorson.
Matthew Freundis now a PM of the Calamos Growth and Income Portfolio. He also serves as co-CIO of Calamos Advisors LLC.
On January 13, 2017, William Mann will step down as senior PM of the Motley Fool Independence Fund, the Motley Fool Great America Fund and the Motley Fool Epic Voyage Fund. He is also stepping down from his position of CIO at Motley Fool Asset Management. Bryan Hinmon will replace him in all roles.
As of December 7, the TDAM Short-Term Bond Fund is renamed the TD Short-Term Bond Fund. The TDAM Core Bond Fund is renamed the TD Core Bond Fund. The TDAM High Yield Bond Fund is renamed the TD High Yield Bond Fund. The TDAM Global Low Volatility Equity Fund is renamed the TD Global Low Volatility Equity Fund. The TDAM Target Return Fund is renamed the TD Target Return Fund. The TDAM 1- to 5-Year Corporate Bond Portfolio is renamed the TD 1- to 5-Year Corporate Bond Portfolio. The TDAM 5- to 10-Year Corporate Bond Portfolio is renamed the TD 5- to 10-Year Corporate Bond Portfolio. The TDAM Money Market Portfolio is renamedTD Money Market Portfolio. The TDAM U.S. Government Portfolio is renamed the TD U.S. Government Portfolio. The TDAM Municipal Portfolio is renamed TD Municipal Portfolio.
The TDAM California Municipal Money Market Portfolio is renamed the TD California Municipal Money Market Portfolio. The TDAM New York Municipal Money Market Portfolio is renamed the TD New York Municipal Money Market Portfolio.
On December 21, the Toews Hedged High Yield Bond Fund will undergo a name change and become the Toews Tactical Income Fund.
Angela Brock-Kyleis now a member of the Rydex Series Funds, the Rydex Dynamic Funds, the Rydex Variable Trust and the Rydex ETF Trust's compliance and risk oversight committee, as well as the governance committee. Sandra Sponem is now a member of the trust's investment and performance committee, as well as the nominating committee. Thomas Lydon is now the chair of the trust's governance committee.
Changing Parameters, LLC is launching the Changing Parameters Fund.
RVX Asset Management, LLC is launching the RVX Emerging Markets Equity Opportunity Fund.
Nationwide Fund Advisors is launching the Nationwide Bond Index Fund, the Nationwide International Index Fund, the Nationwide Mid Cap Market Index Fund and the Nationwide Small Cap Index Fund.
Millington Securities, Inc is launching the WBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF.
Arrow Investment Advisors, LLC is launching the Arrow Alternative Solutions Fund, the Arrow DWA Balanced Fund, the Arrow DWA Tactical Fund, the Arrow Managed Futures Strategy Fund and the Arrow Commodity Strategy Fund.
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