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Voting proxies that are received in connection with fund holdings are performed by each fund’s investment adviser or subadviser according to the adviser’s or subadviser’s proxy voting guidelines. These proxy voting guidelines cover a wide variety of individual topics, such as shareholder voting rights, the election of directors, executive and director compensation, reorganizations, mergers and various other shareholder proposals. Fund proxy voting guidelines and policies are grouped by subadvisers. Please contact us if you want to receive complete proxy voting guidelines and policies by mail.

Voting guidelines and policies for Nationwide Mutual Funds

Mutual Fund

Nationwide AllianzGI International Growth Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Amundi Global High Yield Fund

Nationwide Amundi Strategic Income Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Bailard Cognitive Value Fund

Nationwide Bailard International Equities Fund

Nationwide Bailard Technology & Science Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Bond Fund

Nationwide Inflation-Protected Securities Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Bond Index Fund

Nationwide International Index Fund

Nationwide Mid Cap Market Index Fund

Nationwide S&P 500 Index Fund

Nationwide Small Cap Index Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Core Plus Bond Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Diamond Hill Large Cap Concentrated Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Mellon Disciplined Value Fund

Nationwide Mellon Dynamic U.S. Core Fund (formerly Nationwide Dynamic U.S. Growth Fund) 

Nationwide NYSE Arca Tech 100 Index Fund (formerly Nationwide Ziegler NYSE Arca Tech 100 Index Fund)

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Emerging Markets Debt Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Geneva Mid Cap Growth Fund

Nationwide Geneva Small Cap Growth Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Global Sustainable Equity Fund

Voting guidelines and policies
Nationwide Government Money Market Fund Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Fund

Nationwide International Small Cap Fund

Voting guidelines and policies
Nationwide Long/Short Equity Fund Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Loomis All Cap Growth Fund

Nationwide Loomis Core Bond Fund

Nationwide Loomis Short Term Bond Fund

Voting guidelines and policies
Nationwide Small Company Growth Fund Voting guidelines and policies
Nationwide U.S. Small Cap Value Fund Voting guidelines and policies
Nationwide WCM Focused Small Cap Fund Voting guidelines and policies

Nationwide Ziegler Equity Income Fund

Voting guidelines and policies
All remaining Nationwide Mutual Funds Voting guidelines and policies

Voting guidelines and policies for other funds

Other

Amundi NVIT Multi Sector Bond Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT Columbia Overseas Value Fund (formerly Templeton NVIT International Value Fund)

Voting guidelines and policies

DoubleLine NVIT Total Return Tactical Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Federated NVIT High Income Bond Fund

NVIT Government Money Market Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT AQR Defensive Style Fund (formerly NVIT Nationwide Fund)

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT International Equity Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

Neuberger Berman NVIT Multi Cap Opportunities Fund

NVIT Core Plus Bond Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT AllianzGI International Growth Fund (formerly NVIT Multi-Manager International Growth Fund)

Voting guidelines and policies

BlackRock NVIT Equity Dividend Fund

NVIT Bond Index Fund

NVIT International Index Fund

NVIT iShares® Fixed Income ETF Fund

NVIT iShares® Global Equity ETF Fund

NVIT Mid Cap Index Fund

NVIT S&P 500 Index Fund

NVIT Small Cap Index Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

BlackRock NVIT Managed Global Allocation Fund

NVIT BlueprintSM Managed Growth Fund (formerly NVIT CardinalSM Managed Growth Fund) 

NVIT BlueprintSM Managed Growth & Income Fund (formerly NVIT CardinalSM Managed Growth & Income Fund) 

NVIT Core Bond Fund

NVIT Government Bond Fund

NVIT Investor Destinations Managed Growth Fund

NVIT Investor Destinations Managed Growth & Income Fund

NVIT Managed American Funds Asset Allocation Fund

NVIT Managed American Funds Growth-Income Fund

NVIT Short Term Bond Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT Emerging Markets Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT J.P. Morgan Disciplined Equity Fund

NVIT J.P. Morgan MozaicSM Multi-Asset Fund

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT Newton Sustainable U.S. Equity Fund (formerly Neuberger Berman NVIT Socially Responsible Fund)

Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Jacobs Levy Large Cap Growth Fund (formerly NVIT Multi-Manager Large Cap Growth Fund) Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT Mellon Dynamic U.S. Core Fund (formerly NVIT Dynamic U.S. Growth Fund)

Voting guidelines and policies

NVIT Mellon Dynamic U.S. Equity Income Fund (formerly American Century NVIT Multi Cap Value Fund)

Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Multi-Manager International Value Fund Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Multi-Manager Large Cap Value Fund Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Multi-Manager Mid Cap Value Fund Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Multi-Manager Small Cap Growth Fund Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Multi-Manager Small Cap Value Fund Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Multi-Manager Small Company Fund Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Real Estate Fund Voting guidelines and policies
NVIT Wells Fargo Discovery Fund (formerly NVIT Multi-Manager Mid Cap Growth Fund) Voting guidelines and policies
All remaining NVIT funds Voting guidelines and policies

Proxy voting record

Read these documents to see fund proxy voting records related to portfolio securities during the most recent 12-month period ending June 30.

Nationwide Mutual Funds

Nationwide Variable Insurance Trust

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