On March 4, 2020, the team at subadvisor Fayez Sarofim & Co. added Alan Christensen to its stable of portfolio managers. As the firm has a long history of applying its team-based approach and collaborating with the broader investment group, the change does not alter BNY Mellon Appreciation's Morningstar Analyst Rating of Bronze across all share classes or BNY Mellon Worldwide Growth's Bronze rating for its A, I, and Y shares and Neutral for its pricier C shares.
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