+++ (Dollar amounts in millions) part 1 of 3 Rank Fund Name Bank 1 Dreyfus Core Bond Mellon Bank Corp. 2 Dreyfus Short-Term Income Fund Mellon Bank Corp. 3 WM Sh-Term High Quality A Washington Mutual Inc. 4 American Performance Sh-Term Inc BOK Financial Corp. 5 BlackRock-Low Duration Inst PNC Bank Corp. 6 J.P. Morgan Instl-Sh Term Bd J. P. Morgan & Co. 7 One Group-Ultra Sh Term Bond I Banc One Corp. 8 Harris Insight Short/Int Bd Inst Bank of Montreal 9 Dreyfus Basic GNMA Fd Mellon Bank Corp. 10 Dreyfus Basic GNMA II Mellon Bank Corp. 11 Pacific Capital Sh-Int Treas I Bancwest Corp. 12 First American-Limited Term Y U.S. Bancorp 13 J.P. Morgan Short Term Bond Fd J. P. Morgan & Co. 14 SSgA Yield Plus Fund State Street Corp. 15 Parkstone Limited Mat Inst National City Corp. 16 Evergreen Select Ltd Duration I First Union Corp. 17 Performance Fds-Short Govt Inst Trustmark Corp. 18 Firstar Short Term Bond Mkt Ret AFirstar Corp. 19 Kent Fds-Short Term Bond Inst Old Kent Financial Corp. 20 Ark Fds-Short Term Treas Inst Allfirst Financial Corp. 21 Norwest Advantage-Stable Inc I Wells Fargo & Co. 22 One Group-Short Term Bond I Banc One Corp. 23 Excelsior Short Term Government U.S. Trust Corp. 24 STI Classic Sh-Term Treas Tr SunTrust Banks 25 Centura Federal Securities Inc C Centura Banks 26 Chase Vista Short Term Bond Fund Chase Manhattan Corp. 27 Firstar Short Term Bond Mkt Inst Firstar Corp. 28 Wachovia S/T Fixed Income Fund Y Wachovia Corp. 29 Armada Enhanced Income Inst National City Corp. 30 Marshall Short-Term Income Marshall & Ilsley Corp. 31 Dreyfus A Bonds Plus Mellon Bank Corp. 32 Harris Insight Bond Inst Bank of Montreal 33 Nations Sh-Term Inc Pr A Bank of America Corp. 34 Dreyfus Sh-Interm Govt Mellon Bank Corp. 35 CitiFunds Sh-Term US Gov Inc Citigroup, Inc. 36 Evergreen Short-Interm Bond Y First Union Corp. 37 Evergreen Select Fixed Inc I First Union Corp. 38 AmSouth-Ltd Maturity Fd Premier AmSouth Bancorp 39 Mercantile-U.S. Govt Tr Firstar Corp. 40 Armada Interm Bond Inst National City Bank 41 Northern Instl US Govt Sec A Northern Trust Corp. 42 Firstar Interm Bond Mkt Inst Firstar Corp. 43 BlackRock-Interm Govt Inst PNC Bank Corp. 44 Dreyfus UST Sh-Term Fund Mellon Bank Corp. 45 Highmark Intermed Bd Fid Union Bankshares 46 Regions Ltd Mat Govt B Regions Financial 47 Huntington Short-Interm Income TrHuntington Bancshares 48 Stagecoach US Govt Alloc A Wells Fargo & Co. 49 First American-Adj Rate Mort Sec U.S. Bancorp 50 Boston 1784 Funds-S/T Inc A Fleet Boston Financial

Average for the top 50 funds with $25 million or more in assets

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