Mason Street Advisors, LLC
Wellington Management Company LLP
Invests primarily in stocks of small capitalization and microcap U.S. companies selected for their above-average growth potential. The objective is long-term capital growth.
Investing in small company stocks involves a greater degree of risk than investing in medium or large company stocks.
Fund Facts as of 12/31/17
First Available for Variable Annuity
First Available for Variable Life
Top 10 Portfolio Holdings % of Net Assets
iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index Fund
EPAM Systems, Inc.
Steven Madden, Ltd.
Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings, Inc.
Teledyne Technologies, Inc.
HFF, Inc. - Class A
Total % of Net Assets
Sector Weightings % of Equities
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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
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