Short-term bond fund

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Short-term bond fund

A bond mutual fund holding short to intermediate-term bonds that have maturities of three to five years.

Short-Term Bond Fund

A mutual fund that invests predominantly or exclusively in bonds with maturities of less than a few years. The idea behind a short-term bond fund is to provide a return at little risk (compared to other investments) that is nonetheless better than the risk-free rate of return.
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The firm specializes in fixed income investment management and oversees the investment operations of the Leader Short Term Bond Fund, Leader Total Return Fund and private client accounts.
We are proud to have our Short Term Bond Fund added to Raymond James' 'Highly Recommended' list," said HighMark Funds Managing Director Kevin Rowell.
We are excited to conclude another year during which we continued to provide Leader Short Term Bond Fund shareholders consistent annual dividends in the 4 to 5 percent range," said John Lekas, CEO of Leader Capital and senior portfolio manager of the Leader Short Term Bond Fund.
As of November 30th, 2010, LCCMX received four out of five stars for an overall and a three year period out of 375 short term bond funds according to Morningstar.
We are glad to uphold the consistency with which we have offered Leader Short Term Bond Fund shareholders annual yields in the 4 to 5 percent range," said John Lekas, CEO of Leader Capital and senior portfolio manager of the Leader Short Term Bond Fund.
As of August 31st, 2010, LCCMX received four out of five stars for an overall and a three year period out of 375 short term bond funds according to Morningstar.
He has 20 years experience as an investment professional and also serves as senior portfolio manager of the Leader Short Term Bond Fund (ticker: LCCMX) with over $300 million in assets.
Revised Breakpoint Schedule for the First American Short Tax Free Fund and First American Short Term Bond Fund Helps Investors Ease into the Market
We are excited Leader Short Term Bond Fund shareholders will benefit from our quarterly dividend, especially given the heightened levels of volatility and absence of stability elsewhere in financial markets," said John Lekas, CEO of Leader Capital and senior portfolio manager of the Leader Short Term Bond Fund.
The team includes portfolio management and research professionals who have been responsible for the Virtus Multi-Sector Short Term Bond Fund (Class A: NARAX), the Virtus Multi-Sector Fixed Income Fund (Class A: NAMFX), the Senior Floating Rate Fund (Class A: PSFRX), and other Virtus assets.
The Leader Short Term Bond Fund (Ticker:LCCMX) announced a short term capital gain distribution of $0.
As part of an ongoing effort to bring the best of Invesco to AIM fund shareholders, the new management teams of AIM Core Bond Fund, AIM Income Fund, AIM LIBOR Alpha Fund, AIM Limited Maturity Treasury Fund, AIM Short Term Bond Fund, and AIM U.