Aberdeen Asset Management shares shot up more than 12 per cent after announcing the acquisition of Lloyds Banking Group's asset management arm, Scottish Widows Investment Partnership.
Aberdeen Asset Management has launched the Aberdeen Global World Government Bond fund, Aberdeen Global Frontier Markets Bond fund and the Aberdeen European Secondaries Real Estate fund.
The board of the £60.7 million Aberdeen All Asia Investment Trust has announced proposals to change the company's investment policy to a 'Japan-only' mandate.
Aberdeen Asset Management will implement a 2 per cent initial charge on its emerging markets funds in a bid to stem inflows.
Aberdeen Asset Management is once again trying to stem flows into some of its emerging market funds because of continued popularity.
A shareholder activist society is urging investors to vote against the Edinburgh US Tracker investment trust’s proposal to convert itself from a tracker fund into an actively-managed fund.
Aberdeen Asset Management is launching the first UK-listed emerging markets smaller companies investment trust next month.
The emerging markets trend continues into 2010 with the launch of the Aberdeen Latin American Equity fund on 9 February.
Income seekers wanting to spread their net a little wider will need to move fast to invest in the first UK-listed Latin American income investment trust before the deadline next week.