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Investment Opportunities Know No Borders. Focused Global Growth is designed to help investors build capital over time through investments in companies in the U.S. and around the world demonstrating compelling growth potential.
Seeks capital growth.
Global investing opens the door to some of the world’s most successful businesses. Global leaders in many industries are found outside of the U.S., thriving in an integrated world economy. The Focused Global Growth team scours the world, seeking the most attractive investment opportunities with a focus on developed countries.
The managers seek to identify companies in the earliest stages of accelerating fundamental improvement, particularly those whose growth they believe may be sustained by such catalysts as a new product, a technological breakthrough or a business model offering global scale and growth potential. The portfolio is built with attention to the risk being taken compared to the return potential.
International investing involves special risk considerations, including economic and political conditions, inflation rates and currency fluctuations. There is no guarantee that the investment objectives will be met. Dividends and yields represent past performance and there is no guarantee that they will continue to be paid.
Long-term capital growth by investing primarily in large companies in the U.S. and developed countries outside the U.S.
Seeks consistent growth through investments in large companies around the world exhibiting sustainable accelerating earnings growth. May be appropriate as a primary equity holding.
Co-Chief Investment Officer – Global Growth Equity, Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager
Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager
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International investing involves special risks, such as political instability and currency fluctuations.
The gross expense ratio is the fund's total annual operating costs, expressed as a percentage of the fund's average net assets for a given time period. It is gross of any fee waivers or expense reimbursement. The net expense ratio is the expense ratio after the application of any waivers or reimbursement. This is the actual ratio that investors paid during the fund's most recent fiscal year. Please see the prospectus for more information.
W2 Minimum initial investment is $1,000 for IRA and CESA accounts, and $2,500 for non-retirement accounts, but these minimums are waived with an initial investment of at least $500 per account and automatic investments of at least $100 per month. If your account balance falls below the minimum, or if you cancel your automatic monthly investment plan prior to reaching the minimum, American Century Investments may redeem the account and send the proceeds to you. Prior to doing so, we will notify you and give you 90 days to meet the minimum or reinstate your automatic monthly investment plan.
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