Aberdeen Asian Income Fund Limited

Name
Aberdeen Asian Income Fund Limited
Manager
Aberdeen Standard Investments
Type
Closed Ended Investment Company
ISIN
GB00B0P6J834
Sector
Asia Pacific - Excluding Japan
Launched
20/12/2005
OCF
1.09 %
Risk Rating
2
3 Year Sharpe
1.19
3 Year Alpha
3.00
Yield
4.2 %
Benchmark
MSCI AC Asia Pac Ex JPN GR USD
Fund Size
£ 374.95 million
NAV
223
Gearing
107
Discount Premium
-7
To provide investors with a total return primarily through investing in Asian Pacific securities, including those with an above-average yield. The Company does not expect, at least initially, to have any significant Japanese exposure.
Holding %
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Participating Preferred 4.77 %
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 4.51 %
HSBC Holdings PLC 3.96 %
Venture Corp Ltd 3.88 %
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Ltd 3.50 %
Tesco Lotus Ret Growth F&L Prp Ord 3.26 %
Jardine Cycle & Carriage Ltd 2.81 %
Spark New Zealand Ltd 2.80 %
Taiwan Mobile Co Ltd 2.78 %
Singapore Telecommunications Ltd 2.48 %
Region %
Asia - Developed 48.36 %
Australasia 19.81 %
Asia - Emerging 19.16 %
United Kingdom 8.29 %
Sector %
Financial Services 23.19 %
Technology 18.03 %
Real Estate 15.96 %
Communication Services 12.09 %
Consumer Cyclical 10.22 %
Basic materials 9.27 %
Name
Aberdeen Standard Investments
Address
EC4M 9HH, London, United Kingdom
Legal Structure
Closed Ended Investment Company

Managers

Pruksa Iamthongthong
Joined 08/01/2007

Pruksa Iamthongthong is an Investment Director on the Asian Equities Team at Aberdeen Standard Investments. Pruksa joined Aberdeen Asset Management in 2007. Pruksa graduated with a BA in Business Administration from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand and is a CFA® charterholder.

Adrian Lim
Joined 12/20/2005

Adrian Lim is a Senior Investment Manager on the Asian Equities Team. Adrian originally joined Aberdeen in 2001 as a Manager on the Private Equity Team, on the acquisition of Murray Johnstone, but transferred to his current post soon afterwards. Previously, Adrian worked for Arthur Andersen LLP as an Associate Director advising clients on mergers & acquisitions in the region. Adrian holds a BAcc from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and is a CFA® charterholder. CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.

Flavia Cheong
Joined 12/20/2005

Flavia Cheong is the Head of Asia Pacific ex Japan Equity on the Asian Equities team, where, as well as sharing responsibility for company research, she oversees regional portfolio construction. Before joining Aberdeen in 1996, she was an economist with the Investment Company of the People’s Republic of China, and earlier with the Development Bank of Singapore. Flavia graduated with a BA in Economics and an MA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Auckland. She is a CFA charterholder. CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.

Hugh Young
Joined 12/20/2005

Hugh Young is a Director of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC and Managing Director of the Group's Asian business. He is in overall charge of active equities, fixed income, property and solutions for the Group. Hugh joined Aberdeen in 1985 to manage Asian equities from London, having previously held posts at Fidelity International and MGM Assurance. He founded Singapore-based Aberdeen Asia in 1992 and since then he has built the company into one of the largest and most well-respected managers of such assets globally. Hugh graduated with a BA (Hons) in Politics from Exeter University.

Christopher Wong
Joined 12/20/2005

Christopher Wong is a Senior Investment Manager on the Asian Equities Team. Chris joined Aberdeen in 2001 in the Private Equity Team and transferred to the Asian Equities Team in 2002. Previously, Chris worked for Andersen Corporate Finance as an Associate Director advising clients on mergers and acquisitions in South East Asia. Chris holds a BA in Accounting and Finance from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. Chris is a Fellow of the Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA) and is a CFA® charterholder.

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