The integration of legacy TIAA and Nuveen teams improved resources and leadership at Nuveen Strategic Income, but fixed-income CIO and lead manager Bill Martin’s departure at the end of 2020 means some time is needed to develop a full picture of the strategy’s leadership. All share classes retain their Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral.
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