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TETON WESTWOOD INTERMEDIATE BOND FUND

Fund Characteristics

  • The TETON Westwood Intermediate Bond Fund seeks to maximize total return while maintaining a level of current income consistent with the maintenance of principal and liquidity.

  • The Fund focuses on investment grade bonds of domestic corporations and government issues.

  • The maturities of holdings in the Fund range between 3 and 10 years.

Investment Strategy

  • Total return driven

  • Invests in investment grade corporate and government issues

  • Opportunistic use of Core Plus capabilities

  • Intermediate term maturities

  • Focus on fundamentals of issuer and yield curve positioning

Portfolio Management

Wayne C. Plewniak
Portfolio Manager

  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology

  • M.B.A. in Finance and International Business from Georgetown University

  • 32 years of investment experience

  • Joined Teton Advisors in 2017

The Fund's share price will fluctuate with changes in the market value of the Fund's portfolio securities. Debt securities are subject to interest rate, credit and pre-payment risk that cause their prices to fluctuate. When you sell Fund shares, they may be worth less than what you paid for them. Consequently, you can lose money by investing in the Fund.

Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, sales charges and expense of the fund carefully before investing. The prospectus contains more complete information about this and other matters. The prospectus should be read carefully before investing. You can obtain a free prospectus by calling Teton Advisors, Inc. at 1-800-WESTWOOD (1-800-937-8966), or contacting your financial representative or by visiting http://www.tetonadv.com.

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