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JPMorgan Short Duration Bond Fund
(OSTCX)
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Objective

The Fund seeks current income consistent with preservation of capital through investment in high- and medium-grade fixed income securities.

Strategy/Investment process

  • Under normal conditions, may invest at least 80% in bonds.
  • Generally maintains an average weighted maturity of 3 years or less, taking into account expected amortization and prepayment of principal on certain investments.
  • Seeks market sectors and individual securities that it believes will perform well over time.
  • May purchase taxable or tax-exempt municipal securities.

Performance

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Fees and Investment Minimums

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Portfolio

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Management

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Disclaimer

Please refer to the prospectus for additional information about cut-off times.

Total return assumes reinvestment of income.

The quoted performance of the Fund includes performance of a predecessor fund/share class prior to the Fund's commencement of operations. Please refer to the current prospectus for further information.

The Barclays 1-3 Year U.S. Government/Credit Bond Index is an unmanaged index of investment grade government and corporate bonds with maturities of one to three years. The performance of the index does not reflect the deduction of expenses associated with a fund, such as investment management fees. By contrast, the performance of the Fund reflects the deduction of the fund expenses, including sales charges if applicable. An individual cannot invest directly in an index.

The performance of the Lipper Short U.S. Government Funds Index includes expenses associated with a mutual fund, such as investment management fees. These expenses are not identical to the expenses charged by the Fund.

Total return assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains distributions and reflects the deduction of any sales charges, where applicable. Performance may reflect the waiver of a portion of the Fund's advisory or administrative fees and/or reimbursement of certain expenses for certain periods since the inception date. If fees had not been waived and/or certain expenses were not reimbursed, performance would have been less favorable.

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Investments in bonds and other debt securities will change in value based on changes in interest rates. If rates rise, the value of these investments generally drops.

Ordinarily the Fund will invest at least 80% of its total assets in bonds including U.S. treasury and U.S government agency obligations, corporate bonds, asset-backed, mortgage-backed, mortgage-related, and structured securities.

The Fund may invest up to 5% of its assets in "sub-prime" mortgage-related securities. The risk of defaults is generally higher in the case of mortgage-backed investments that include so-called "sub-prime" mortgages. The structure of some of these securities may be complex and there may be less available information than other types of debt securities.

The Fund may invest in futures contracts and derivatives. Many derivatives create leverage that can cause the Fund to be more volatile than it would be if it had not used derivatives.
Total return assumes reinvestment of income.

The top 10 holdings listed reflect only the Fund's long-term investments. Short-term investments are excluded. Holdings are subject to change. The holdings listed should not be considered recommendations to purchase or sell a particular security. Each individual security is calculated as a percentage of the aggregate market value of the securities held in the Fund and does not include the use of derivative positions, where applicable.