Aberdeen Standard Asia Focus PLC

Name
Aberdeen Standard Asia Focus PLC
Manager
Aberdeen
Type
Closed Ended Investment Company
ISIN
GB0000100767
Sector
Asia Pacific - Excluding Japan
Launched
19/10/1995
OCF
1.24 %
Risk Rating
1
3 Year Sharpe
1.02
3 Year Alpha
7.31
Yield
1.5 %
Benchmark
Not Benchmarked
Fund Size
£ 343.72 million
NAV
1,138
Gearing
103
Discount Premium
-15
To maximise total return to Shareholders over the long term from a portfolio of smaller quoted companies (with a market capitalisation of up to approximately USD 1bn at time of investment) in the economies of Asia and Australasia, excluding Japan.
Holding %
Bank OCBC NISP Tbk 3.29 %
Hana Microelectronics PCL 3.08 %
John Keells Holdings PLC 2.91 %
Bukit Sembawang Estates Ltd 2.72 %
Aeon Thana Sinsap (Thailand) PCL 2.69 %
AEON Credit Service (M) Bhd 2.68 %
Cebu Holdings Inc 2.65 %
M P Evans Group PLC 2.59 %
TISCO Financial Group PCL 2.46 %
Sanofi India Ltd 2.44 %
Region %
Asia - Emerging 64.04 %
Asia - Developed 27.63 %
Australasia 5.68 %
Sector %
Financial Services 23.09 %
Consumer Cyclical 20.67 %
Industrials 11.86 %
Consumer Defensive 10.12 %
Real Estate 10.08 %
Technology 8.63 %
Basic materials 5.93 %
Name
Aberdeen
Address
EC4M 9HH, London, United Kingdom
UCITS
No
Legal Structure
Closed Ended Investment Company

Managers

Adrian Lim
Joined 10/19/1995

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 10/19/1995

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 10/19/1995

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 10/19/1995

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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