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Criteria for consideration for the Best Overall-Small Fund Group Award include:
-- Funds are registered for sale in the respective country as of the end of the calendar year of the respective evaluation year.
-- At least 36 months of performance history as of the end of the calendar year of the respective evaluation year.
-- Small fund groups with at least three equity funds, three bond funds and three mixed-asset funds.
Tim Head is executive officer for denominational and public relations services at GuideStone Financial Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention.
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