Oct. 29, 2002 — MFS Investment Management replaced Maura Shaughnessy as manager of the MFS Capital Opportunities Fund/A (MCOFX).
S. Irfan Ali, who oversees MFS Strategic Growth Fund/A (MFSGX), and Kenneth Enright, who runs MFS Strategic Value Fund/A (MSVTX), succeeded Shaughnessy, who continues to run the MFS Utilities Fund/A (MMUFX).
MFS replaced Shaughnessy in order to “bring more resources” to the $2.7-billion Capital Opportunities fund, company spokesman John Reilly said. He declined to comment on whether the change was related to the fund’s performance. Shaughnessy has declined to comment, Reilly said.