October 23, 2014 12:38 PM ET

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Company Overview of American Beacon Advisors, Inc.

Company Overview

American Beacon Advisors, Inc. is a privately owned investment manager. The firm also provides business management, advisory, and administrative services to its clients. It provides its services to institutional and retail investors, investment companies, pension and profit sharing plans, corporations, state or municipal government entities, foundations, endowments, and pooled investment vehicles. The firm manages separate client-focused fixed income portfolios. It also launches and manages equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients. The firm invests in the public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. American Beacon Advisors, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is ...

4151 Amon Carter Boulevard

MD 2450

Fort Worth, TX 76155

United States

Founded in 1986





Key Executives for American Beacon Advisors, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Vice President of Finance and Accounting
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 39
Chief Fixed Income Officer
Director of Marketing
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

American Beacon Advisors, Inc. Key Developments

American Beacon Reportedly Up For Sale

American Beacon Advisors, Inc., owned by Pharos Capital Group, LLC and TPG Capital, L.P. is exploring a sale that could value it at more than $600 million including debt, Reuters reported citing people familiar with the matter. Private equity firms are among the prospective buyers. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is managing the auction of American Beacon Advisors, Inc. Pharos Capital Group, LLC declined to comment while spokespeople for TPG Capital, L.P., American Beacon Advisors, Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

American Beacon Advisors Launches American Beacon Global Evolution Frontier Markets Income Fund

American Beacon Advisors launched the American Beacon Global Evolution Frontier Markets Income Fund. The American Beacon Global Evolution Frontier Markets Income Fund seeks to achieve its investment objectives by investing at least 80% of its net assets in debt instruments that are economically tied to frontier market countries. Frontier market countries are represented by countries typically characterized by developing financial markets as well as developing economies and political systems.

American Beacon Advisors Launches American Beacon Acadian Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund

American Beacon Advisors launched the American Beacon Acadian Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund. The American Beacon Acadian Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund seeks to identify lower-risk emerging market stocks to construct a carefully risk-managed portfolio. The Fund's sub-advisor, Acadian Asset Management, pioneered their Managed Volatility strategy in 2006 in order to give investors the opportunity to achieve market-like returns with significantly less risk than capitalization-weighted indices. Acadian considers return forecasts as well as long- and short-term risk estimates during construction of the Fund's portfolio, which holds benchmark and non-benchmark securities. Founded in 1986, Acadian now manages nearly $60 billion in assets and employs over 200 professionals worldwide.

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