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American Funds Corporate Bond Fund;A

Ranked 93 out of 150 in - US Dollar Corporates over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

David S. Lee

David S. Lee is a fixed income portfolio manager at Capital Group. David has 17 years of investment experience and has been with Capital Group for 15 years. Earlier in his career, as a fixed income investment analyst at Capital, he covered brokerage, media, paper and leisure companies. Before joining Capital, he was at Pacific Investment Management Company. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and both a master’s degree and bachelor’s degree in engineering from Stanford University. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation. David is based in Los Angeles.

Scott Sykes


The Fund seeks to provide maximum total return consistent with capital preservation and prudent risk management. The Fund would invest at least 80% of its assets in corporate debt securities. The Fund will also normally invest all of its assets in debt securities with quality ratings of Baa3 or better or BBB- or better.


US Dollar Corporates over : 31/07/2017 - 31/07/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -2.2% -0.8%
2017 5.6% 1.2% 2.3% 1.4% 0.6%
2016 7.0% 4.8% 4.0% 1.3% -3.0%
2015 1.0% 2.8% -2.5% 0.5% 0.2%
2014 7.8% 3.1% 3.0% -0.2% 1.8%
2013 -1.3% -0.2% -3.5% 1.3% 1.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United States

Fund Info

  • Launch date14/12/2012
  • Share Class size417Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN US02629H1095

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment250
  • Min. regular additional investment50


  • Annual management0.35%
  • Initial investment3.75%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).