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Aberdeen Global - Asia Pacific Equity A2 Acc USD

Ranked 236 out of 429 in - Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Hugh Young

Asia expert Hugh Young has more than 20 years' experience in fund management and he aims to identify undervalued investment opportunities through detailed company analysis. Born in 1958, Young joined Aberdeen in 1985 after stints at MGM Assurance and Fidelity. In 1992, he set up the group's Asia-Pacific headquarters in Singapore, where he plays a key role in the investment team led by Peter Hames. He was subsequently promoted to head of emerging markets and now oversees the Asian, European, Middle Eastern, African and Latin American markets. Young, a Politics graduate from Exeter University, runs a wide range of funds for Aberdeen, including unit trusts, investment trusts and offshore portfolios.

Objective

The Fund's investment objective is long-term total return to be achieved by investing at least two-thirds of the Fund's assets in equities and equity-related securities of companies with their registered office, and/or, of companies which have the preponderance of their business activities, and/or, of holding companies that have the preponderance of their assets in companies with their registered office in Asia Pacific countries (excluding Japan).

Performance

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan over : 31/05/2016 - 31/05/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 14.0%
2016 3.8% 0.3% 3.7% 5.9% -5.8%
2015 -14.9% 3.1% -2.0% -16.7% 1.1%
2014 2.1% 2.3% 4.8% -1.5% -3.3%
2013 -2.9% 1.3% -5.1% 2.0% -0.9%
2012 23.7% 15.0% -4.9% 8.4% 4.5%
2011 -15.5% -2.0% 1.2% -16.4% 1.9%
2010 25.9% 2.9% -1.8% 17.0% 6.5%
2009 69.2% -4.3% 39.0% 19.6% 6.3%
2008 -46.5% -9.8% -4.7% -18.7% -23.5%
2007 28.6% 2.3% 11.0% 9.3% 3.6%
2006 27.4% 8.5% -3.9% 8.1% 13.1%
2005 25.9% 0.7% 4.6% 13.6% 5.2%
2004 17.0% 5.1% -6.6% 6.2% 12.2%
2003 61.9% -5.4% 21.6% 17.6% 19.7%
2002 6.1% 16.1% 0.5% -10.2% 1.2%
2001 -0.9% -4.9% 2.4% -13.9% 18.3%
2000 -19.1% -6.5% -2.5% -8.2% -3.3%
1999 34.2% -7.9% 29.2% -9.7% 24.8%
1998 -10.4% 9.2% -27.6% -6.7% 21.4%
1997 -42.0% -0.1% 8.0% -20.3% -32.5%
1996 21.2% 10.5% 0.3% 0.2% 9.1%
1995 -0.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

30/04/2017

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Aberdeen Global - Indian Equity Z2 Acc USD 5.79
Jardine Strategic Holdings Ltd ORD 5.25
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd PFD 5.01
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd ORD 3.67
Aberdeen Global - China A Share Equity Z2 Acc USD 3.55
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Ltd ORD 3.52
AIA Group Ltd ORD 3.47
Singapore Telecommunications Ltd ORD 3.31
City Developments Ltd ORD 3.07
Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd ORD 3.04
30/04/2017

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Chile
  5. Czech Republic
  6. Finland
  7. France
  8. Germany
  9. Guernsey
  10. Hong Kong
  11. Hungary
  12. Iceland
  13. Ireland
  14. Italy
  15. Jersey
  16. Liechtenstein
  17. Luxembourg
  18. Malta
  19. Netherlands
  20. Peru
  21. Singapore
  22. Spain
  23. Sweden
  24. Switzerland
  25. Taiwan
  26. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date26/04/1988
  • Share Class size2,465Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0011963245

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,500
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.75%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).