Investing in the William Blair Funds is very simple!

Everything you need is on this web site…

If you are ready to set up a new account online, click here.
(excludes the William Blair Directional Multialternative Fund -- please complete application paperwork below)


If you would prefer to print out, complete and mail in an application, please follow the instructions below.

  1. Decide which Fund is right for you.
    (Click here to learn more about the Funds)

  2. Read the Fund's prospectus.
    (Click here to download a Fund's prospectus)

  3. Determine how much you would like to invest.

    Minimum investments are as follows:
    Class N Shares:  $2,500
    Class N Shares Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs):  $2,500

     

    Class I Shares:  $500,000

    Institutional Funds / Institutional Class Shares:  $5,000,000

  4. Download a Fund Application. (For Institutional Funds / Institutional Class Shares, please use the “Institutional Funds” Application for all Funds except the William Blair Directional Multialternative Fund.)
    (Click here to select an application form)

  5. Mail your completed application, and a check with the amount of your investment payable, to:

For the William Blair Funds:

William Blair Directional Multialternative Fund:

William Blair Funds
P.O. Box 8506
Boston, MA 02266-8506
   

For overnight mail:
William Blair Funds
30 Dan Road
Canton, MA 02021-2809

For Ready Reserves Fund ONLY:
William Blair Funds
222 West Adams Street
Chicago, Illinois 60606

If you are wiring funds, first call State Street Bank & Trust Co. at 1-800-635-2886 (Massachusetts 1-800-635-2840) for an account number. Then instruct your commercial bank to wire federal funds to:

State Street Bank & Trust Co.
ABA #011000028 DDA #99029340
Attn: Custody & Shareholder Services
225 Franklin Street
Boston, MA 02110

Need help? Call us with your questions or for assistance getting started at 1-800-635-2886 or 1-800-742-7272.


For the William Blair Directional Multialternative Fund:

William Blair Investment Funds
c/o U.S. Bancorp Fund Services, LLC
P.O. Box 701
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0701

For overnight mail:

William Blair Investment Funds
c/o U.S. Bancorp Fund Services, LLC
615 E. Michigan St., FL3
Milwaukee, WI 53202-5207 

If you are wiring funds, call U.S. Bancorp Fund Services, LLC at +1 855 772 4166. A completed application is required in advance of a wire.

The William Blair Directional Multialternative Fund is a series of Trust for Professional Managers.