Hartford Funds to Acquire Lattice Strategies
Adds strategic beta ETFs to existing portfolio of actively managed mutual funds
Hartford Funds announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Lattice Strategies, an investment management firm and provider of strategic beta exchange-traded funds (ETF).
An investor should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of an ETF or a mutual fund carefully before investing. A prospectus with this and other information about an ETF may be obtained by visiting www.latticestrategies.com or by calling 415-315-6600. A prospectus with this and other information about a mutual fund can be obtained by visiting www.hartfordfunds.com or by calling 888-843-7824 (retail) or 800-279-1541 (institutional). Investors should read the prospectus carefully before investing.
There are risks associated with investing, including the possible loss of principal. Foreign investing involves special risks, such as risk of loss from currency fluctuation or political or economic uncertainty. Lattice Strategies ETFs are new and have a limited operating history.
Lattice Strategies ETFs are distributed by ALPS Distributors, Inc. Separately managed accounts and related investment advisory services are provided by Lattice Strategies, LLC, a federally registered investment advisor. ALPS Distributors, Inc. is not affiliated with Lattice Strategies, LLC or Hartford Funds Distributors, LLC.
"The Hartford" is The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. and its subsidiaries. Hartford Funds Distributors, LLC is a subsidiary of The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.
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