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Community Capital Management is an investment adviser registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. The CRA Qualified Investment Fund and CCM Alternative Income Fund are distributed by SEI Investments Distribution Co. (SIDCo), 1 Freedom Valley Dr., Oaks, PA 19456. SIDCo is not affiliated with Community Capital Management. Investing involves risk, including possible loss of principal. Bonds and bond funds are subject to interest rate risk and will decline in value as interest rates rise. High yield bonds involve greater risks of default or downgrade and are more volatile than investment grade securities, due to the speculative nature of their investments. The CCM Alternative Income Fund uses investment techniques that are different from the risks ordinarily associated with equity investments. Such techniques and strategies include hedging risks, merger arbitrage risks, derivative risks, short sale risks, leverage risks, commodities risk, and foreign investment risks, which may increase volatility and may increase costs and lower performance. Commodities can be highly volatile and the use of leverage may accelerate the velocity of potential losses.
Carefully consider the Funds’ investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses. This and other information can be found in the Funds’ prospectuses which can be obtained by calling 866-202-3573. Please read them carefully before investing. The expense ratio of the CRA Fund Institutional Shares (CRANX) is 0.46% and the expense ratio of the CRA Fund Retail Shares (CRATX) is 0.81% as of 6/30/17. Expenses for other share classes will vary.
There is no guarantee that any securities referenced will have the desired impact discussed. A company may reduce or eliminate its dividend, causing losses to investors. Holdings are subject to change. The top 10 CRA Qualified Investment Fund holdings as of 6/30/17 are as follows: First AM Gov Oblig. – Z: 2.52%; FN AN4978: 0.66%; FN AS6467: 0.65% FN AS6785: 0.64%; GNR 2016-178 EA: 0.58%; FN BC0223: 0.54%; FN AS7816: 0.52% FN AZ0805: 0.50%; GN AK8205; GNR 2016-40 AH :0.48%. The top ten long holdings for the CCM Alternative Income Fund as of 6/30/17 are as follows: FHA 023-98146 ST. FRANCIS: 6.28%; JPMorgan Chase & CO.: 4.15%; NEE 7.3 09/01/67: 3.76%; ENERCARE INC: 3.46%; USDA GRAND PRA 12/1/2047: 2.83%; WASHOE HWY-BABS: 2.77%; HOLLYWOOD BEACH FL: 2.67%; AUSTIN TEX RENT CAR: 2.66%; STARWOOD PROPERTY: 2.50%; CIM 8 PERP PFD 03/30/24: 2.45% . Short positions are: SEPT 17 CBT 5YR DSF: -17.87%; JSEPT 17 CBT 10YR T-NOTE FUTURE: -13.63%; SEPT 17 CBT T-BONDS (LONG BOND) FUTURE: -6.38%; SEPT 17 CBT 5YR T-NOTE FUTURE: -3.76%; SEPT 17 CBT 10 YR DSF (SWAP) FUTURE: -3.57%; SEPT 17 NYF SM RUSS2K: -2.71%; SEPT 17 EMINI S&P 500 FUTURE: -2.71%; SPDR S&P DIVD ETF: -1.99%; EXXON MOBIL CORP: -1.97%; SEPT 17 CAD DOLLAR FUTURE: -1.73%
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