Nationwide Small Cap Index
Objective And StrategyObjective
To match the performance of the Russell 2000 Index as closely as possible before the deduction of Fund expenses.
StrategyThe Fund employs a "passive" management approach, investing in a Portfolio of securities whose performance seeks to match the performance of the Russell 2000 before the deduction of Fund expenses. Under normal circumstances, the Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of companies included in the Russell 2000 and in derivative instruments linked to the Russell 2000.
Low Cost Fund
To meet the needs of many policyholders, we offer access to a suite of low-cost funds for an additional fee ranging from 0.10%-0.35% of the total amount of assets invested in the fund(s). See prospectus for further details.