A mutual fund is a collection of professionally selected and managed stocks, bonds, cash or alternative investments grouped together in one fund. Learn how mutual funds can be a convenient simple approach to investing.
Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a wide range of mutual funds.
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A convenient, simple approach to investing
Here are 3 advantages of mutual funds to consider as part of your investment strategy
Don't put all your eggs in one basket
Mutual funds provide multiple investment opportunities in one fund. This can provide lower risk through diversification and lower costs for you.
Professional money management
We handle all the day-to-day decisions, such as buying, selling and researching investment opportunities for our actively managed funds.
Easy access to your money
Mutual funds allow you to buy and sell shares as well as convert your assets to cash with ease.
For the fourth consecutive year, TIAA was awarded the 2019 Lipper Best Mixed Assets Large Fund Group which includes TIAA’s Lifecycle Active and Index Series, Lifestyle Series and Managed Allocation Funds.*
Choose from TIAA mutual funds that may help you meet your goals.
Interested in responsible investment?
Our responsible investment funds have a dual objective of seeking competitive returns and making a positive economic, social and environmental impact.
You can invest in Nuveen funds through a Brokerage account.
Nuveen Municipal Bonds
Looking for tax-exempt income and the potential to dampen volatility in a diversified portfolio?
Nuveen Mutual Funds
Learn about our wide range of funds that have received Morningstar’s Overall rating of four or five stars
Nuveen Fund Updates
Keep up-to-date on Nuveen mutual funds quarterly commentary
More about mutual funds
- 2018 Estimated Annual Taxable Distribution – Advisor Share Class
- 2018 Estimated Annual Taxable Distribution – Institutional Share Class
- 2018 Estimated Annual Taxable Distribution – Retail Share Class
- 2018 Estimated Annual Taxable Distribution – Premier Share Class
- 2018 Estimated Annual Taxable Distribution – Retirement Share Class
- 2017 Year End Distributions
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