Code of Ethics

At all times, American Funds strives to:

  • place shareholders’ interests first
  • treat all shareholders fairly
  • conduct business honestly, ethically and with integrity

To help us maintain the high business standards we set for ourselves, we have established policies, procedures and a Code of Ethics (PDF)

The Code of Ethics is available in Adobe®Reader® format. If you don’t have Adobe Reader, you can download it from Adobe's website.

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Investors should carefully consider investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. This and other important information is contained in the fund prospectuses and summary prospectuses, which can be obtained from a financial professional and should be read carefully before investing.

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