Policies & Disclosures

Information on Capital Group’s Policies and Disclosures

Capital Group adheres to a strict set of standards to help ensure that our clients’ interests come first. The information available below spells out the specific policies and guidelines that govern our organizational activities.

Policies FAQs

Read answers to common questions we receive about our investment policies and procedures.

Capital Group is a signatory of the following:

UN Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI)
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
UK Stewardship Code
Japan Stewardship Code
Hong Kong Stewardship Code
United Nations Global Compact
Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative (NZAMI)

Capital Group is a member of the following:

Global

International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB)
FAIRR Initiative
CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project)

Americas

Investment Company Institute (ICI)
Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA)
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Insured Retirement Institute (IRI)
Investment Adviser Association (IAA)
American Benefits Council (ABC)
Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI)
California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber)
Indiana Chamber of Commerce
Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce
North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce
Council of Institutional Investors (CII)
Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC)
Canadian Coalition for Good Governance (CCGG)
Ceres Investor Network
Investor Stewardship Group

Europe

European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA)
The Investor Forum (UK)
Investment Association (IA)
Assogestioni (Italian Investment Management Association)
BVI German Investment Funds Association
Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI)
Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA)
Forum of European Asset Managers (FEAM)
Irish Association of Pension Funds (IAPF)
Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland (AFBS)
Spanish Association of Investment and Pension Funds (INVERCO)
Swiss Funds and Asset Management Association (SFAMA)
Eumedion Corporate Governance Forum

Asia

Asian Corporate Governance Association (ACGA)
Asia Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA)
Japan Investment Advisers Association (JIAA)
Investment Management Association of Singapore (IMAS)
The American Chamber of Commerce in the People's Republic of China (AmCham China)
30% Club Japan

Investments are not FDIC-insured, nor are they deposits of or guaranteed by a bank or any other entity, so they may lose value.

Investors should carefully consider investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. This and other important information is contained in the fund prospectuses and summary prospectuses, which can be obtained from a financial professional and should be read carefully before investing.

All Capital Group trademarks mentioned are owned by The Capital Group Companies, Inc., an affiliated company or fund. All other company and product names mentioned are the property of their respective companies.

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This content, developed by Capital Group, home of American Funds, should not be used as a primary basis for investment decisions and is not intended to serve as impartial investment or fiduciary advice.