*MSCI indices are now maintained by MSCI, Inc.
LHS: Former Investment Professionals Peter Armitage (left), Tom Sorensen (center) and Bob Kirby (right) explore investment opportunities in Amman, Jordan in 1987.
RHS: Portfolio manager Rob Lovelace is briefed on crop conditions in Malaysia, 1989.
Our EM strategies can complement existing EM equity and debt strategies, addressing different trade-offs between return and volatility. In particular, we recognise that a diverse universe requires a flexible approach to accessing opportunities and managing risk.
Risks may be associated with investing in emerging markets, which are volatile and may suffer from liquidity problems.
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Capital Group manages equity assets through three investment groups. These groups make investment and proxy voting decisions independently. Fixed income investment professionals provide fixed income research and investment management across the Capital organisation; however, for securities with equity characteristics, they act solely on behalf of one of the three equity investment groups. Assets under management totals may not reconcile due to rounding. Fixed income assets managed by Capital Fixed Income Investors.
1. Refers to the US-domiciled open-end interval fund generally offered to institutional investors and other qualified purchasers in the US by Capital International, Inc. The American Funds are not registered for sale outside of the United States.
2. Not all Capital Group products launched since the 1980s have been included in this timeline.
3. Due to travel restrictions related to Covid-19, fewer countries were visited during 2020 than would be typical.