TIAA-CREF Core Plus Bond has an experienced lead manager and the solid process remains intact, while the expansive supporting cast has only broadened. The strategy’s Institutional and Advisor share classes earn a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver, while the more-expensive share classes are rated Bronze. The W share class, which does not charge a fee, is unrated.
Will TIBFX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable TIBFX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the TIBFX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of TIBFX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.