About Capital

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Capital Group today


$1.77 trillion — Capital Group global assets

$305.1 billion —┬áCapital Group fixed income assets

$151.3 billion — Capital Group emerging markets assets


13 global research offices worldwide with large, multicultural teams

28 total offices across Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas



1931
Founded during the Great Depression
1934
Began managing The Investment Company of America,1 which included Canadian holdings (Sun Life Assurance of Canada and International Nickel Co. of Canada)
1955
Acquired Natural Resources Fund of Canada; renamed it International Resources Fund (later merged into The Investment Company of America1)
1958
Began managing assets using The Capital SystemSM
1962
Opened our first overseas office in Geneva
1965
Developed international indices that became the MSCI indices2
1973
Began managing New Perspective Fund®, a global fund for U.S. investors1
1985
Began managing assets for Canadian institutions
1986
Began managing the world's first emerging markets equity fund
1992
Created global and emerging markets private equity funds
1994
Began managing emerging markets bonds
1998
Opened research office in Toronto
2000
Capital International portfolios first available in Canada3
2007
Introduced Emerging Markets Total Opportunities SM 4
2008
Opened research office in Mumbai
2009
Opened macroeconomic research office in Beijing