Russell Investment Management, LLC
A broadly diversified fund of funds, investing in a combination of underlying funds consisting of approximately 75-85% equity (U.S., non-U.S., including real estate) and 15-25% fixed income. The objective is to provide high long-term capital appreciation with low current income.
Value, Growth and Market-Oriented
Russell Investment Group, a Washington USA corporation, operates through subsidiaries worldwide.
Each of the Divisions identified as a LifePoints Variable Target Portfolio Series Fund (LifePoints Fund) is a fund of funds and diversified its assets by investing, at present, in other mutual funds (the "Underlying Fund"). Each LifePoints fund seeks to achieve a specific investment objective by investing in different combinations of the Underlying Funds.
LifePoints® and the Russell Investments logo are registered trademarks and service marks of Russell Investment Group.
No investment strategy can guarantee a profit or protect against a loss.
Fund Facts as of 12/31/17
First Available for Variable Annuity
First Available for Variable Life
Underlying Funds % of Net Assets
RIF U.S. Strategic Equity Fund
RIC Russell U.S. Defensive Equity Fund
RIF U.S. Small Cap Equity Fund
RIF Global Real Estate Securities Fund
RIC Russell Commodity Strategies Fund
RIC Russell Global Infrastructure Fund
RIC Russell Global Equity Fund
RIF International Developed Markets Fund
RIC Russell Emerging Markets Fund
RIF Strategic Bond Fund
RIC Russell Global Opportunistic Credit Fund
RIC Russell Investment Grade Bond Fund
RIC Russell Unconstrained Total Return Fund
RIC Russell Multi-Strategy Income Fund
RIC Russell U.S. Dynamic Equity Fund
% of Total Portfolio
Before investing in a variable product, you should carefully consider the objectives, risks and charges associated with its investment options. For this and other information about a Contract, you should obtain the appropriate Contract and underlying fund prospectuses by contacting your Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative. Read the prospectuses carefully before you invest.
Mason Street Advisors, LLC (MSA) is the principal investment adviser for all the Portfolios in the Northwestern Mutual Series Fund (Series Fund). (Portfolios in the Series Fund are identified by the parenthetical next to the portfolio name.) MSA has engaged and oversees sub-advisers who provide day-to-day management for certain of the Series Fund Portfolios. Each sub-adviser may be replaced without the approval of shareholders. Please see the prospectus for more information. Additional fund options are advised by Russell Investments, Fidelity Investments, Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers LLC and Credit Suisse Asset Management, LLC
All securities are offered through Northwestern Mutual Investment Services LLC, (NMIS), Suite 600, 611 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, 1-866-664-7737. Member FINRA and SIPC. NMIS is a subsidiary of Northwestern Mutual.