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American Beacon AHL TargetRisk Fund combines a systematic approach
with active risk management and capital preservation

American Beacon Advisors, Inc. ("American Beacon"), a leading provider
of investment advisory services to institutional and retail markets, has
announced the launch of the American Beacon AHL TargetRisk Fund, a newly
organized mutual fund based on the existing Man AHL TargetRisk
multi-asset program. The Fund's shares became available on December 31,
2018: Institutional Class (AHTIX), Investor Class (AHTPX) and Y Class
(AHTYX).

The American Beacon AHL TargetRisk Fund aims to provide capital growth
with a balanced, long-only approach, active risk management, and
diversification across a broad range of markets. Its proprietary
quantitative approach seeks to provide an excess return with a stable
level of volatility regardless of market conditions. The Fund allocates
its assets across equities, bonds, interest rates, corporate credit, and
commodities, investing primarily in derivatives vehicles. The Fund's
sub-advisor is the London-based AHL Partners LLP ("Man AHL"), a wholly
owned subsidiary of Man Group plc ("Man Group"), a global active
investment management firm and one of the largest publicly listed global
hedge fund providers.

"We're thrilled to partner again with Man AHL to bring this new Fund to
market," Gene Needles, American Beacon's chairman and chief executive
officer, said. "We believe the launch of this strategy as a U.S. ‘40 Act
vehicle is timely. By design, this Fund is adaptive and capable of
dynamically maneuvering through various market environments, potentially
making it an attractive solution for investors seeking to diversify
their portfolios as the U.S. bull market ages."

Man AHL brings more than 30 years of experience in systematic trading
and employs multiple techniques that aim to mitigate risk and maintain a
steady level of volatility, potentially creating a more stable return
stream. The TargetRisk strategy applies Man AHL's three decades of
experience in alternatives to long-only investment, and dynamic capital
protection techniques aim to reduce drawdowns by adapting exposures
using a quantitative approach.

"Since 2014, we've found American Beacon to be an ideal strategic
partner for us and are pleased to be collaborating with them again,"
Matthew Sargaison, co-chief executive officer and chief investment
officer at Man AHL, said. "Their understanding of the industry and broad
distribution network will allow more investors to access and potentially
benefit from the strategy, at a time when many are concerned about
market volatility."

The American Beacon AHL TargetRisk Fund is the second American Beacon
fund to be sub-advised by Man AHL, which also sub-advises the American
Beacon AHL Managed Futures Strategy Fund (Institutional Class, AHLIX;
Investor Class, AHLPX). American Beacon and Man Group also partnered to
launch the American Beacon GLG Total Return Fund (Institutional Class,
GLGIX; Investor Class, GLGPX) in May 2016.

About American Beacon Advisors

An investment affiliate of Resolute Investment Managers, Inc., American
Beacon Advisors, Inc. is a leading provider of investment advisory
services to institutional and retail markets. Established in 1986,
American Beacon Advisors serves defined benefit plans, defined
contribution plans, foundations, endowments, corporations and other
institutional investors, as well as retail clients. The firm also
provides corporate cash management and fixed-income separate account
management. American Beacon Advisors manages the American Beacon Funds,
a series of competitively priced mutual funds. The Funds employ a
"manager of managers" investment style and currently include
international and domestic equity, fixed-income and money market funds.
As of September 30, 2018, American Beacon Advisors had $59.1 billion in
assets under management; the affiliated companies of Resolute Investment
Managers had $71.2 billion in assets under management. For more
information, visit www.americanbeaconadvisors.com.

About Man Group

Man Group plc is a global active investment management firm, with $114.11
billion of client capital in liquid and private markets, managed
by investment specialists based around the world. Headquartered in
London, the firm has 15 international offices and operates across 25
jurisdictions. The business has five specialist investment engines,
which represent the range of its capabilities: Man AHL, Man Numeric, Man
GLG, Man FRM and Man GPM. Further information can be found at www.man.com.

About Man AHL

Man AHL is a specialized investment engine within Man Group, which
employs diversified quantitative techniques to offer a range of
strategies encompassing traditional momentum, non-traditional momentum,
multi-strategy and sector-based approaches. Man AHL's strategies are
primarily alternative and seek to gain potential predictive,
alpha-generating insights through rigorous analysis of large data sets.
The team of 150 investment professionals, including 110 researchers, is
comprised of scientists, technologists and finance practitioners,
applying scientific rigor and advanced technology and execution to a
diverse range of data in order to build systematic investment
strategies, trading continuously over hundreds of global markets.
Founded in 1987, Man AHL's funds under management were $25.1 billion as
of September 30, 2018. Further information can be found at www.man.com/ahl.

1 Combined AUM of all affiliated Man Group investment
managers. Throughout this communication, reference to "Man Group" refers
to all Man Group plc and its subsidiaries. All investment management
services are offered through Man Group's affiliated investment managers.

You should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and
expenses of the Fund carefully before investing. The prospectus and
summary prospectus contain this and additional information regarding the
Fund. To obtain a prospectus or summary prospectus, call 800.967.9009 or
visit americanbeaconfunds.com. The prospectus and summary prospectus
should be read carefully before investing.

Important Information: All investing involves risk including the
possible loss of principal.

American Beacon AHL TargetRisk Fund: Investing in derivative
instruments
involves liquidity, credit, interest rate and market
risks. The use of quantitative models may lead to high
levels of trading and concentration among certain investments, resulting
in higher trading costs and return volatility. The Fund's investments in
high-yield or junk-rated securities are subject to greater levels of
credit, interest rate, market and liquidity risks than investment-grade
securities. In a period of sustained deflation, inflation index-linked
securities may not pay any income and may suffer a loss. Investing in foreign
and emerging market securities
may involve heightened risk due to
currency fluctuations and economic and political risks. Regulatory
changes
may impair the Fund's ability to qualify for federal income
tax treatment as a regulated investment company, which could result in
the Fund and shareholders incurring significant income tax expense. The
Fund may have high portfolio turnover risk, which could increase
the Fund's transaction costs and possibly have a negative impact on
performance. Because the Fund may invest in fewer issuers than a
more diversified portfolio, the fluctuating value of a single holding
may have a greater effect on the value of the Fund.

American Beacon AHL Managed Futures Strategy Fund: Investing in derivative
instruments
involves liquidity, credit, interest rate and market
risks. The use of quantitative models may lead to high
levels of trading and concentration among certain investments, resulting
in higher trading costs and return volatility. Investing in foreign
and emerging market securities
may involve heightened risk due to
currency fluctuations and economic and political risks. Regulatory
changes
may impair the Fund's ability to qualify for federal income
tax treatment as a regulated investment company, which could result in
the Fund and shareholders incurring significant income tax expense. The
Fund may have high portfolio turnover risk, which could increase
the Fund's transaction costs and possibly have a negative impact on
performance. Because the Fund may invest in fewer issuers than a
more diversified portfolio, the fluctuating value of a single holding
may have a greater effect on the value of the Fund.

American Beacon GLG Total Return Fund: Investing in foreign
and emerging market securities
may involve heightened risk due to
currency fluctuations and economic and political risks. Investing in derivative
instruments
involves liquidity, credit, interest rate and market
risks. The use of fixed-income securities entails interest
rate and credit risks. Because the Fund may invest in fewer issuers
than a more diversified portfolio, the fluctuating value of a single
holding may have a greater effect on the value of the Fund.

Please see each Fund's prospectus for a complete discussion of each
Fund's respective risks. There can be no assurances that the investment
objectives of these Funds will be met.

American Beacon is a registered service mark of American Beacon
Advisors, Inc. American Beacon AHL TargetRisk Fund, American Beacon AHL
Managed Futures Strategy Fund and American Beacon GLG Total Return Fund
are service marks of American Beacon Advisors, Inc.

The American Beacon Funds are distributed by Resolute Investment
Distributors, Inc.

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