December 28, 2014 11:22 PM ET

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Company Overview of Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited

Company Overview

Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited is a privately owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to corporations, pooled investment vehicles, investment companies, and retail investors. It launches and manages equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients. The firm invests in the public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. It was founded in 1992 and is based in Singapore, Singapore. Aberdeen Asset Management Asia operates as a subsidiary of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC.

21 Church Street

Suite 01-01 Capital Square Two

Singapore,  049480

Singapore

Founded in 1992

Phone:

65 6395 2700

Fax:

65 6632 2993

Key Executives for Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited

Head of Asian Equities and Director
Age: 52
Managing Director
Age: 56
Head of Japanese Equities and Investment Analyst in the Asian Equities Team
Head of Malaysian Operations and Portfolio Manager
Head of Fixed Income and Director at Asia Pacific Desk and Portfolio Manager
Age: 51
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited Key Developments

Aberdeen Asian Smaller Companies Investment Trust PLC Appoints Aberdeen Fund Managers Replacing Aberdeen Asset Management Asia as its Alternative Investment Fund Manager

Aberdeen Asian Smaller Companies Investment Trust PLC announced that investment management arrangements with the Aberdeen Asset Management Group have been reorganised and the Company has appointed Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited ("AFML"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, as its alternative investment fund manager with effect from 15 July 2014. In order to facilitate this appointment, the Company has terminated its existing investment management agreement with Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited ("Aberdeen Asia") and entered into a new management agreement with AFML. The new management agreement is made on the same commercial terms as the previous agreement with Aberdeen Asia and is also compliant with the new regulatory regime. Under these new arrangements, the Company's portfolio will continue to be managed by Aberdeen Asia by way of a group delegation agreement in place between AFML and Aberdeen Asia.

Aberdeen New Dawn Investment Trust Appoints Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited Replacing Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited as Alternative Investment Fund Manager

Aberdeen New Dawn Investment Trust PLC announced that investment management arrangements with the Aberdeen Asset Management Group have been reorganised and the Company has appointed Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, as its alternative investment fund manager with effect from 15 July 2014. In order to facilitate this appointment, the Company has terminated its existing investment management agreement with Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited and entered into a new management agreement with AFML. The new management agreement is made on the same commercial terms as the previous agreement with Aberdeen Asia and is also compliant with the new regulatory regime. Under these new arrangements, the Company's portfolio will continue to be managed by Aberdeen Asia by way of a group delegation agreement in place between AFML and Aberdeen Asia.

Aberdeen New Thai Investment Trust Appoints Aberdeen Fund Managers Replacing Aberdeen Asset Management Asia as Alternative Investment Fund Manager

Aberdeen New Thai Investment Trust PLC announced investment management arrangements with the Aberdeen Asset Management Group have been reorganised and the Company has appointed Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited ("AFML") as its alternative investment fund manager with effect from 15 July 2014. In order to facilitate this appointment, the Company has terminated its existing investment management agreement with Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited ("Aberdeen Asia") and entered into a new management agreement with AFML. The new management agreement is made on the same commercial terms as the previous agreement with Aberdeen Asia and is also compliant with the new regulatory regime. Under these new arrangements there will be no difference in practice to the management of the Company and the Company's portfolio will continue to be managed by Aberdeen Asia by way of a group delegation agreement in place between AFML and Aberdeen Asia.

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