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April 1, 2010

Janus' Funds Hit Five-Year Mark

The Janus Triton Fund (JATTX) and Janus Global Research Fund (JARFX) are five years old.

Janus Capital Group has just celebrated the five-year anniversaries of Janus Triton Fund (JATTX) and Janus Global Research Fund (JARFX). The funds, which were launched on February 25, 2005, are both ranked in the top 5 percent of their respective Lipper peer groups since inception, the company says.

Janus Triton Fund, which is co-managed by portfolio managers Chad Meade and Brian Schaub, focuses on finding small-cap growth businesses with the flexibility to hold companies as they grow into the mid-cap space.

Class T Shares of Janus Triton Fund carry a five-star overall Morningstar rating out of 670 small growth funds as of January 31, 2010.

Janus Global Research Fund was Janus' first analyst-managed fund. The fund invests in "the best stock ideas of our equity analysts with oversight and position sizing provided by seven global sector research teams: financials, health care, industrials & materials, consumer, technology, communications and energy & utilities," the company said in a statement.

Class T Shares of Janus Global Research Fund have earned a four-star overall Morningstar rating out of 550 world stock funds as of January 31, 2010.

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