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Northern Institutional U.S. Government Select Portfolio (BGSXX)

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Overall Morningstar Rating
Money market-taxable
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to maximize current income to the extent consistent with the preservation of capital and maintenance of liquidity. The fund seeks to achieve its objective by investing substantially all (and at least 99.5%) of its total assets in cash, securities issued or guaranteed as to principal and interest by the U.S. government or by a person controlled or supervised by and acting as an instrumentality of the U.S. government pursuant to authority granted by the Congress of the United States or any certificate of deposit of any of the foregoing, and repurchase agreements that are fully collateralized by cash or such securities.


1 month-- 3 years--
3 months-- 5 years--
1 year-- Since inception+2.93%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Money market-taxable

Performance 5-yr return--+0.02%
Expense ratio0.21%0.55%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-4.00-3.16
Net assets$20.1B$8.2B
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Portfolio turnover----

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyNorthern Funds
Fund manager & tenureManagement Team / 8 Years
Minimal initial investment$5,000,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


Fixed income10.20%
U.S. stock0.00%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 22.97%
-- 10.21%
-- 3.13%
-- 2.04%
-- 1.66%
-- 1.61%
-- 1.61%
-- 1.56%
-- 1.53%
-- 1.39%