Amundi US today announced reduced fees and expenses for certain Pioneer U.S. mutual funds and share classes, which result in lower costs to shareholders. The changes will be effective October 1, 2021. Costs will be reduced through a combination of an immediate reduction in management fees and lower caps on total expense ratios for certain share classes.
Boston, September 29, 2021 – Amundi US today announced reduced fees and expenses for certain Pioneer U.S. mutual funds and share classes, which result in lower costs to shareholders. The changes will be effective October 1, 2021. Costs will be reduced through a combination of an immediate reduction in management fees and lower caps on total expense ratios for certain share classes.
Lisa Jones, President and Chief Executive Officer of Amundi US, said, “Consistent with our strategic goal of adding value for our clients, and to further support our commitment to shareholders, we identified opportunities to reduce fees and expenses. The market is becoming increasingly price-focused, and lowering fees and expenses makes our offerings more competitive against both active and passive approaches.”
Details of the expense reductions are provided in the tables below. Additional details are available in the Prospectus of each Fund, available through the SEC or our website, www.amundi.com/us.
Share Class Level Expense Caps
Expense ratio caps are being reduced or added for certain share classes of Pioneer Strategic Income Fund, Pioneer AMT-Free Municipal Fund and Pioneer Disciplined Value Fund.
|Fund - Share Class||Ticker||Current Total Expense Ratio (Net)||New Total Expense Ratio (Net)|
|Pioneer Strategic Income Fund - Y||STRYX||0.74%||0.69%|
|Pioneer Strategic Income Fund - K||STRKX||0.62%||0.59%|
|Pioneer AMT-Free Municipal Fund - Y||PBYMX||0.55%||0.49%|
|Pioneer Disciplined Value Fund - Y||CVFYX||0.70%||0.45%|
Management Fee Reductions
Expenses on Pioneer Disciplined Value Fund are being lowered through a reduced management fee.
|Fund - Share Class||Current Effective Management Fee||New Effective Management Fee|
|Pioneer Disciplined Value Fund||0.65%||0.40%|
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Head of the Americas, President and Chief Executive Officer of Amundi US, Inc.
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1Source: IPE “Top 500 Asset Managers” published in June 2022, based on assets under management as of 12/31/2021
2Boston, Dublin, London, Milan, Paris, and Tokyo
3 Amundi data as of 12/31/22