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Morningstar rated the Lord Abbett Multi-Asset Income Fund class A share 3, 3 and 4 stars among , and Allocation% to 50% Equity Funds for the overall rating and the 3, 5 and 10 year periods ended 7/31/, respectively.

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Morningstar rated the Lord Abbett Multi-Asset Income Fund class A share 3, 3 and 4 stars among , and A Note about Risk: The Fund invests in underlying funds that may engage in a variety of investment strategies involving certain risks; the Fund is subject to the particular risks of an underlying fund in proportion to a. data current to the most recent month-end by calling Lord Abbett at or referring to nazokblog.tk Effective 12/14/ the Fund transitioned its investment approach from a limited duration U.S. government and government sponsored enterprises strategy to a . Lord Abbett mutual funds are distributed by Lord Abbett Distributor LLC. For U.S. residents only. The information provided is not directed at any investor or category of investors and is provided solely as general information about Lord Abbett’s products and services and to otherwise provide general investment education.