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Fund data as of 12/31/2018 unless otherwise specified.
NASDAQ Ticker:GEDZX
CUSIP:40171W652
Inception Date:8/27/2001
Fund Fact Sheet:Download
Investment Objective:The Fund seeks maximum total return consistent with preservation of capital.
Investment Strategy:The Fund is actively managed and invests in a diversified portfolio of fixed-income securities with an average dollar-weighted duration that will normally be greater than or equal to seven years.
Investment Suitability:This Fund may be suitable for investors who are seeking higher returns without investing in stocks, can accept short-term fluctuations in account value and want to diversify their portfolio with a fixed income investment option.

This Fund is subject to credit risk and interest rate risk. Interest rate risk means, when interest rates rise, the value of the existing bonds decrease and vice versa. Changes in interest rates have a bigger impact on long duration holdings that on short duration holdings.

Fund Size ($ in millions)

Total fund net assets for all share classes220
Number of holdings230

*Does not include currencies or forward currency contracts

Benchmark^

Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Government & Credit – Long50%
Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Intermediate Government/Credit50%
Total100%

Sub-Adviser Composite

Loomis, Sayles & Company28%
Schroder Investment Management North America72%
Total100%
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For additional information on holdings and characteristics click here.
You should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the GuideStone Funds before investing. A prospectus with this and other information about the Funds may be obtained by calling 1-888-GS-FUNDS (1-888-473-8637) or downloading one. It should be read carefully before investing.
GuideStone Funds shares are distributed by Foreside Funds Distributors LLC, not an advisor affiliate. GuideStone Capital Management, LLC, an affiliate of GuideStone Financial Resources, provides investment advisory services for the funds.
Portfolio composition subject to change at any time.
^ The Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Government & Credit – Long Index is a long maturity constrained version of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Government/Credit Bond Index, which is a broad-based benchmark that measures the non-securitized component of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Index. It includes investment grade, U.S. dollar-denominated, fixed-rate Treasuries, government-related and corporate securities. The Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Intermediate Government/Credit Index is an intermediate maturity constrained version of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Government/Credit Bond Index, which is a broad-based benchmark that measures the non-securitized component of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Index. It includes investment grade, U.S. dollar-denominated, fixed-rate Treasuries, government-related and corporate securities. All indexes used with permission. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.