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Ever wondered what Blackrock actually does behind the scenes to drive the 5 funds? You won't find a satisfying answer on tsp.gov and BlackRock Institutional Trust Company won't make it easy. (The latter is responsible for maintaining the TSP funds for the unaware)

First off, the C Fund is designed to match the S&P500. Not the DOW, the NASDAQ, or the S&P. When people say the S&P that's laymen talk for I don't know what I'm saying. Not to be mean but there is the S&P100, the S&P200, the S&P1000 and so on. But the C Fund seeks to match the S&P500.

So to keep tabs on your C Fund, look for this ticker symbol ^GSPC


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AGG (F Fund)
iShares Lehman Aggregate Bond (AGG)

S&P 500 (C Fund)
S&P 500 INDEX,RTH (^GSPC)

DWCPF (S Fund)
Dow Jones U.S. Completion Total Stock Market Index (^DWCPF)

EFA (I Fund)
iShares MSCI EAFE Index (EFA)