Investment Objective

To provide capital growth and manage risk for investors planning to retire in or around the year indicated in the fund’s name.

Investment Strategy

Currently: The portfolio is currently invested in a balanced mix of securities that seeks a more stable rate of long-term growth than that of the broad stock market. The portfolio is diversified primarily among multiple exchange-traded funds (ETFs) which provide exposure to various stock and fixed income issuers, markets, and sectors. Stock exposure can range from 28% - 68%.

Over Time: The portfolio’s investment mix will gradually become more conservative as the target date approaches and for several years after the target date. During the target year, the portfolio’s stock exposure can range from 20% - 60%. At five years after the target date and beyond, the focus will be on capital preservation, and stock exposure can range from 15% - 45%.

May be Appropriate for Investors

  • Who plan to stop contributions and start periodic withdrawals around the year 2025. Such investors have some time to pursue growth and can accept fluctuations in current account value
  • Who prefer to take advantage of professional management through a single, diversified investment portfolio that becomes more conservative over time

About Target Date Funds

A target date fund is a single investment portfolio designed to meet an investor’s changing needs over time. The fund gradually shifts from a more aggressive to a more conservative investment objective over the years to reflect an appropriate risk/return trade-off for the investor’s changing time horizon.

Learn more about our Glide Range SM

Daily Price

$14.13

Daily $ Change

-$0.02

Daily % Change

-0.14%

as of 01/18/2018

CUSIP

302027396

Inception Date

12/11/2012

This fund is only available for use within certain qualified employee benefit plans.

Important Documents

Annual Report
Fact Sheet
Applications & Forms

Annualized Performance

As of 12/31/2017

YTD

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1 Year

11.22%

3 Year

5.77%

5 Year

6.65%

10 Year

---

Inception
(---)

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Market Cycle

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Performance through the inception date of the GOAL CIT Class U units is not the past performance of the GOAL CIT Fund and is based on historical performance data for a target date separate account managed by Manning & Napier Advisors, LLC. Returns are net of the Class U expenses. Performance data reflects acquired fees and expenses incurred by and deducted from the daily net asset value of the underlying third party exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Acquired ETF fees will vary due to the active management of the ETF allocations. The GOAL CIT Fund will gradually become more conservative over time. Performance data quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Your investment may fluctuate in value and there is a potential for loss as well as profit.

Expense Ratio

Gross 3.04%
Net 0.25%*

*Includes Trustee Fee of 0.24% and estimated acquired fees and expenses of the underlying third party exchange-traded funds (ETFs) of 0.11% and reflects the Trustee’s contractual agreement to limit fees and voluntary agreement to reimburse certain expenses. Acquired ETF fees will vary due to the active management of the ETF allocations.

Top Ten Investments

This product does not provide top ten investment information.

Underlying ETFs

As of 12/31/2017

VANGUARD S&P 500 ETF 30.34%
VANGUARD MORTGAGE-BACKED SEC 1.13400 10.36%
VANGUARD FTSE DEVELOPED MARKETS 9.94%
ISHARES LEHMAN 3-7 YEAR TREAS 1.84500 9.26%
VANGUARD S/T CORP BOND ETF 1.78800 9.24%
VANGUARD TOTAL BOND MARKET 2.07500 7.93%
VANGUARD INTERMEDIATE-TERM C 2.80900 7.22%
ISHARES BARCLAYS 7-10 YEAR 1.92100 4.28%
ISHARES LEHMAN 1-3YR TRS BD 0.82200 2.28%
VANGUARD EMERGING MARKET ETF 2.21%
VANGUARD SMALL-CAP ETF 1.80%
SCHWAB US DVD EQUITY ETF 1.55%
ISHARES BARCLAYS TIPS BOND 2.36600 1.54%
ISHARES BARCLAYS AGENCY BOND 1.78800 1.15%
VANGUARD ETF MIDCAP 0.90%

Underlying exchange-traded funds list is unaudited.

Asset Allocation

As of 12/31/2017

Bonds 51.52%
Stocks 45.20%
Cash 3.28%

Detailed Asset Class Allocation

As of 12/31/2017

International Equities 11.74%
Small Capitalization 1.74%
Mid Capitalization 0.87%
Large Capitalization 30.85%
Intermediate Term Fixed Income 40.37%
Short Term Fixed Income 11.15%
Cash 3.28%

Due to rounding, the sum of the detailed asset class allocation categories may not equal the asset allocation totals provided above.

December Fund Holdings

As of 12/31/2017

CUSIP Security Description Country Ticker Shares/Par Market Value (USD)
464287176 ISHARES BARCLAYS TIPS BOND 2.36600 US 72 $8,213.76
464287440 ISHARES BARCLAYS 7-10 YEAR 1.92100 US 216 $22,803.12
464287457 ISHARES LEHMAN 1-3YR TRS BD 0.82200 US 145 $12,158.25
464288166 ISHARES BARCLAYS AGENCY BOND 1.78800 US 54 $6,106.97
464288661 ISHARES LEHMAN 3-7 YEAR TREAS 1.84500 US 404 $49,352.64
808524797 SCHWAB US DVD EQUITY ETF US 161 $8,238.37
921937835 VANGUARD TOTAL BOND MARKET 2.07500 US 518 $42,253.26
921943858 VANGUARD FTSE DEVELOPED MARKETS MUL 1,180 $52,934.80
922042858 VANGUARD EMERGING MARKET ETF XX 256 $11,752.96
92206C409 VANGUARD S/T CORP BOND ETF 1.78800 US 621 $49,245.30
92206C771 VANGUARD MORTGAGE-BACKED SEC 1.13400 US 1,052 $55,166.88
92206C870 VANGUARD INTERMEDIATE-TERM C 2.80900 US 440 $38,451.60
922908363 VANGUARD S&P 500 ETF US 659 $161,646.11
922908629 VANGUARD ETF MIDCAP US 31 $4,798.18
922908751 VANGUARD SMALL-CAP ETF US 65 $9,607.00
USD US DOLLAR US 18,087.09 $18,087.09

Based on the underlying investments. Investments will change over time and as the target fund gradually becomes more conservative.

Based on the underlying investments. Investments will change over time and as the target fund gradually becomes more conservative.

Daily Price

$14.13

Daily $ Change

-$0.02

Daily % Change

-0.14%

as of 01/18/2018

CUSIP

302027396

Inception Date

12/11/2012

This fund is only available for use within certain qualified employee benefit plans.

Important Documents

Annual Report
Fact Sheet
Applications & Forms

Investment Objective

To provide capital growth and manage risk for investors planning to retire in or around the year indicated in the fund’s name.

Investment Strategy

Currently: The portfolio is currently invested in a balanced mix of securities that seeks a more stable rate of long-term growth than that of the broad stock market. The portfolio is diversified primarily among multiple exchange-traded funds (ETFs) which provide exposure to various stock and fixed income issuers, markets, and sectors. Stock exposure can range from 28% - 68%.

Over Time: The portfolio’s investment mix will gradually become more conservative as the target date approaches and for several years after the target date. During the target year, the portfolio’s stock exposure can range from 20% - 60%. At five years after the target date and beyond, the focus will be on capital preservation, and stock exposure can range from 15% - 45%.

May be Appropriate for Investors

  • Who plan to stop contributions and start periodic withdrawals around the year 2025. Such investors have some time to pursue growth and can accept fluctuations in current account value
  • Who prefer to take advantage of professional management through a single, diversified investment portfolio that becomes more conservative over time

About Target Date Funds

A target date fund is a single investment portfolio designed to meet an investor’s changing needs over time. The fund gradually shifts from a more aggressive to a more conservative investment objective over the years to reflect an appropriate risk/return trade-off for the investor’s changing time horizon.

Learn more about our Glide Range SM

Annualized Performance

As of 12/31/2017

YTD

---

1 Year

11.22%

3 Year

5.77%

5 Year

6.65%

10 Year

---

Inception
(---)

---

Market Cycle

---

Performance through the inception date of the GOAL CIT Class U units is not the past performance of the GOAL CIT Fund and is based on historical performance data for a target date separate account managed by Manning & Napier Advisors, LLC. Returns are net of the Class U expenses. Performance data reflects acquired fees and expenses incurred by and deducted from the daily net asset value of the underlying third party exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Acquired ETF fees will vary due to the active management of the ETF allocations. The GOAL CIT Fund will gradually become more conservative over time. Performance data quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Your investment may fluctuate in value and there is a potential for loss as well as profit.

Expense Ratio

Gross 3.04%
Net 0.25%*

*Includes Trustee Fee of 0.24% and estimated acquired fees and expenses of the underlying third party exchange-traded funds (ETFs) of 0.11% and reflects the Trustee’s contractual agreement to limit fees and voluntary agreement to reimburse certain expenses. Acquired ETF fees will vary due to the active management of the ETF allocations.

Top Ten Investments

This product does not provide top ten investment information.

Underlying ETFs

As of 12/31/2017

VANGUARD S&P 500 ETF 30.34%
VANGUARD MORTGAGE-BACKED SEC 1.13400 10.36%
VANGUARD FTSE DEVELOPED MARKETS 9.94%
ISHARES LEHMAN 3-7 YEAR TREAS 1.84500 9.26%
VANGUARD S/T CORP BOND ETF 1.78800 9.24%
VANGUARD TOTAL BOND MARKET 2.07500 7.93%
VANGUARD INTERMEDIATE-TERM C 2.80900 7.22%
ISHARES BARCLAYS 7-10 YEAR 1.92100 4.28%
ISHARES LEHMAN 1-3YR TRS BD 0.82200 2.28%
VANGUARD EMERGING MARKET ETF 2.21%
VANGUARD SMALL-CAP ETF 1.80%
SCHWAB US DVD EQUITY ETF 1.55%
ISHARES BARCLAYS TIPS BOND 2.36600 1.54%
ISHARES BARCLAYS AGENCY BOND 1.78800 1.15%
VANGUARD ETF MIDCAP 0.90%

Underlying exchange-traded funds list is unaudited.

Asset Allocation

As of 12/31/2017

Bonds
51.52%
Stocks
45.20%
Cash
3.28%

Detailed Asset Class Allocation

As of 12/31/2017

International Equities
11.74%
Small Capitalization
1.74%
Mid Capitalization
0.87%
Large Capitalization
30.85%
Intermediate Term Fixed Income
40.37%
Short Term Fixed Income
11.15%
Cash
3.28%

Due to rounding, the sum of the detailed asset class allocation categories may not equal the asset allocation totals provided above.

December Fund Holdings

As of 12/31/2017

CUSIP Security Description Country Ticker Shares/Par Market Value (USD)
464287176 ISHARES BARCLAYS TIPS BOND 2.36600 US 72 $8,213.76
464287440 ISHARES BARCLAYS 7-10 YEAR 1.92100 US 216 $22,803.12
464287457 ISHARES LEHMAN 1-3YR TRS BD 0.82200 US 145 $12,158.25
464288166 ISHARES BARCLAYS AGENCY BOND 1.78800 US 54 $6,106.97
464288661 ISHARES LEHMAN 3-7 YEAR TREAS 1.84500 US 404 $49,352.64
808524797 SCHWAB US DVD EQUITY ETF US 161 $8,238.37
921937835 VANGUARD TOTAL BOND MARKET 2.07500 US 518 $42,253.26
921943858 VANGUARD FTSE DEVELOPED MARKETS MUL 1,180 $52,934.80
922042858 VANGUARD EMERGING MARKET ETF XX 256 $11,752.96
92206C409 VANGUARD S/T CORP BOND ETF 1.78800 US 621 $49,245.30
92206C771 VANGUARD MORTGAGE-BACKED SEC 1.13400 US 1,052 $55,166.88
92206C870 VANGUARD INTERMEDIATE-TERM C 2.80900 US 440 $38,451.60
922908363 VANGUARD S&P 500 ETF US 659 $161,646.11
922908629 VANGUARD ETF MIDCAP US 31 $4,798.18
922908751 VANGUARD SMALL-CAP ETF US 65 $9,607.00
USD US DOLLAR US 18,087.09 $18,087.09

Based on the underlying investments. Investments will change over time and as the target fund gradually becomes more conservative.

A Word About Risk

Each MANNING & NAPIER GOAL® CIT Fund is invested in approximately 15 - 25 ETFs, based on the GOAL CIT Fund becoming increasingly conservative over time. Because the underlying ETFs invest in both stocks and bonds, the value of your investment will fluctuate in response to stock market movements and changes in interest rates. Investing in target date funds will also involve a number of other risks, including issuer-specific risk, foreign investment risk, and small-cap/mid-cap risk, as the underlying investments change over time. Principal value is not guaranteed at any time, including at the target date (the approximate year when an investor plans to stop contributions and start periodic withdrawals).

About The Fund Manager

Manning & Napier Advisors, LLC (Manning & Napier) provides investment advisory services to Exeter Trust Company, Trustee of the Manning & Napier Collective Investment Trust Funds. Manning & Napier is headquartered in Rochester, NY and has more than 45 years of experience managing life cycle investment objectives. The Firm’s active management approach focuses on participating in rising markets and, as important, helping to reduce the risk of large losses in sustained bear market periods. A team of investment analysts and professionals make all investment decisions in an effort to provide investors with strong risk-adjusted returns.


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