American Century Investments


American Century Investments
is a Kansas City-based asset management firm, which was founded by James E. Stowers Jr. in 1958. In an unparalleled act of generosity, Mr. Stowers and his wife Virginia, gave common stock representing their equity ownership stake in American Century to the endowment supporting the Stowers Institute for Medical Research. Stock dividend payments totaling $1.2 billion since 2000 have been paid to the Institute.