The Plutus Foundation is pleased to partner with Capital Group this year, our tenth anniversary, to present the 10th Annual Plutus Awards. Please read this introduction to Capital Group, a money management company whose investments include the popular American Funds.
Improving people’s lives through successful long-term investing is the mission at Capital Group, home of American Funds. With more than 85 years of experience, Capital Group’s distinctive, long-term investing approach helps people prepare for their most important life goals, from buying a house or putting a child through college, to saving for a secure retirement. Capital Group offers equity and fixed income mutual funds, target date funds and 529 college saving funds and is recognized in the industry for its low fees and superior long-term investment results.
As of one of the world’s oldest and largest investment management firms, Capital’s culture is fostered and reinforced by the firm’s private ownership; quality investment insights rooted in deep fundamental research; and an industry-leading tradition of investment managers investing alongside their clients in the funds.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, Capital Group employs more than 7,200 associates around the globe, and today manages more than $1.9 trillion in assets under management for millions of individual and institutional investors around the world.
To learn more, visit www.capitalgroup.com, or follow Capital Group on Twitter @AmericanFunds.