American Funds' parent Capital Group announced that on Nov. 1, 2021, longtime manager Barry Crosthwaite will transition off American Funds Growth Fund of America ahead of his planned retirement from the firm on Jan. 3, 2022. Crosthwaite will also step away from his portfolio management duties on American Funds Investment Company of America ICAFX and American Funds AMCAP AMCFX on Sept. 1, 2021, and Jan. 1, 2022, respectively.
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