If you acquired class A shares of any of the MFS
mutual funds listed above in the aggregate amount of less than $50,000 during the Class Period, and paid a load or commission, you may, not later than September 26, 2008, file a motion with the court seeking to serve as lead plaintiff of the proposed class.
Not only does the combination produce a more powerful force in the wildly competitive long-distance business - WorldCom is the nation's fourth-largest long-distance company - but it puts the new MFS
WorldCom in position to go after the Baby Bells' lucrative business customers.
Intelenet, a subsidiary of MFS
Communications Company, Inc.
Common shares of the funds are only available for purchase/sale on the NYSE at the current market price, except MFS
California Municipal Fund, which is available for purchase/sale on the NYSE/AMEX at the currentmarket price.
The Shelf-Space Funds included the following mutual fund families: AIG SunAmerica, AIM, AllianceBernstein, American Funds, American Skandia, Columbia, Fidelity, Franklin Templeton, Hartford, John Hancock, MFS
, NationsFunds, Pacific Life, Pioneer, Putnam, Oppenheimer, Scudder, Van Kampen, and WM Funds Distributor, Inc.
More specifically, this action concerns a fraudulent scheme and course of action which was intended to and indeed did benefit the defendants at the expense of the MFS
Mutual Fund investors.
Financial advisors should contact the MFS
Service Center, 800-225-2606, or their MFS
wholesaler, for additional information regarding Class W shares.
Adams will also continue in his role as director of credit research at MFS
manages more than $160 billion in assets on behalf of more than 5 million individual and institutional investors worldwide as of September 30, 2008.
The Complaint charges MFS
Mutual Funds and others with violating the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Investment Company Act of 1940, and with common law breach of fiduciary duties.
manages approximately $160 billion in assets on behalf of more than 5 million individual and institutional investors worldwide as of September 30, 2008.
Capital Opportunities Fund (Sym: MCOFX, MCOBX, MCOCX, MFCRX, MCOTX, EACOX, EBCOX, ECCOX, MCOIX)