The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation.
The fund invests primarily in established companies with capitalizations within the range of companies included in the Russell 1000® Growth Index. It may invest in foreign securities, which may include emerging market securities. The fund's equity investments may include common and preferred stocks, convertible securities and equity-linked securities, rights and warrants to purchase common stocks, depositary receipts, exchange-traded funds ("ETFs"), limited partnership interests and other specialty securities having equity features. It may invest in privately placed and restricted securities.