Northern Trust is
pleased to offer the convenience of viewing shareholder communications, including
the fund prospectus, annual reports, and proxy statements online.
will be notified by e-mail when these communications become available
on the Internet. Printed copies of these communications may still be requested
through your custodian. Documents that are not available on the Internet
will continue to be sent to you by mail.
To enroll in this
service complete the form at the right.
Terms and Conditions.
enrolling in this electronic delivery service, you agree to receive announcements
by e-mail about shareholder communications materials. Those materials are made
available electronically by issuing corporations, mutual funds and other third
parties. Quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports; proxy statements; prospectuses
and newsletters are examples of shareholder communications that may be made available
electronically. The announcements will include the Internet address (URL) where
the materials can be found. Materials referenced within the e-mail announcement
may be viewed electronically via the Internet and printed with a local printer.
If the materials are not made available electronically, you will receive the standard
printed materials and no announcement will be made by e-mail.
enrollment will be effective for all holdings in the specified account on an ongoing
basis unless you change or cancel your enrollment.
you have a security position in an equity or mutual fund as of the record date
for a particular shareholder distribution and the materials to be distributed
are made available electronically, you will receive an e-mail announcement. The
content of the information provided for electronic delivery is the responsibility
of the issuing corporation, mutual fund, or third party, presenting it. If your
securities are held by a financial institution, the broker or bank that holds
your security is not responsible for content of electronic shareowner material.
of E-Mail Address
If, during a distribution, your e-mail address proves
to be invalid, your enrollment in this electronic delivery service will be cancelled
and you will receive a hard-copy notification of the announcement. This notification
will provide the URL to the electronic material, and will contain instructions
to visit http://www.investordelivery.com/
to Receive Hard Copy
If, after enrollment in this electronic delivery
service, you would like to receive a printed set of shareowner material for a
particular security, in addition to your e-mail notification, you may request
hard copy delivery from your broker, bank or directly from the issuing corporation
or mutual fund. The broker, bank, issuing corporation or mutual fund may, at their
discretion, impose a fee to receive the printed materials in addition to the electronic
Update Your Information or Cancel Enrollment
By visiting http://www.investordelivery.com/
and entering your unique enrollment number, you may update your contact information,
such as e-mail address or personal identification number (PIN), or you may cancel
your participation in electronic delivery by selecting the cancellation option.
and Software Required to Use Service
Enrollment in this electronic delivery service requires that you have
a personal computer with appropriate browser software, such as Microsoft
Internet Explorer®, Netscape Communicator®, or equivalent, and e-mail
software as well as communications access to the Internet. This access
may incur charges from Internet Service Providers and local telephone
companies. The broker, bank, issuing corporation or mutual fund will not
be responsible for the costs associated with electronic access; these
costs are the responsibility of the shareowner. Should you wish to print
materials that have been delivered electronically, you must have a printer
as well. Some issuers electronically publish their materials in Portable
Document Format (PDF). In order to view PDF-formatted documents, you must
have Adobe Acrobat Reader software. This reader is available for download,
free-of-charge, from http://www.adobe.com/.
Investments purchased through Northern Trust, are not
federally insured by the FDIC or any other agency, may lose value, and
are not deposits or obligations of, or guaranteed or endorsed by Northern Trust or any of its affiliates. Northern Trust, a member
of NASD and SIPC, is a broker/dealer that is a wholly-owned subsidiary
of Northern Trust.
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