In December 2020, American Funds’ parent Capital Group will publicly name firm veteran Arun Swaminathan on American Funds Smallcap World’s portfolio management team. Following Swaminathan’s disclosure, the strategy will have a 17-person management team from three Capital Group subsidiaries. Its Morningstar Analyst Ratings, which range from Silver to Bronze across 17 shares classes, remain intact.
Will RSLFX outperform in future?
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The People Pillar is our evaluation of the RSLFX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
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