Please note that this information does not constitute tax advice and, as such, shareholders should consult their tax advisors regarding the tax consequences of their investment activities. In addition, these distribution amounts represent past portfolio results and do not indicate future performance.
For income distribution information on Commerce Funds that distribute income monthly, please call us at 1-800-995-6365.
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The MidCap Growth Fund may invest in stocks of smaller companies. Stocks of smaller companies are often more volatile and present greater risks than stocks of larger companies. At times the Fund may be unable to sell the securities it holds without a substantial drop in its price, if at all.
The Short-Term Government Fund's net asset value and yield are not guaranteed by the U.S. Government or by its agencies, instrumentalities or sponsored enterprises.
The tax-free funds' investments may subject shareholders to federal alternative minimum tax. Income from the National Tax-Free Intermediate Bond Fund may be subject to state income tax.
Commerce Investment Advisors, Inc., a subsidiary of Commerce Bank, and serves as investment advisor to The Commerce Funds and receives a fee for its services. Goldman, Sachs & Co. is the distributor of The Commerce Funds.