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For investors interested in following news coverage of Aberdeen Asset Management, please read on for current news, or check the archive for older material. 

Aberdeen sees quality as key to further stock gains, time still for fixed-income

Date:21 January 2014

Summary:Global fund manager Aberdeen Asset Management sees 2014 as a pivotal year for financial markets, with the US likely to lead stock markets amid expectations for a sustainable recovery in the world’s biggest economy...more

 

Aberdeen to acquire SWIP and enter into a long-term strategic partnership with Lloyds Banking Group

Date:18 November 2013

Summary:Aberdeen Asset Management PLC (“Aberdeen”) has today announced the proposed acquisition of Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP) from Lloyds Banking Group, subject to regulatory approval... more

 

Aberdeen’s Extreme 40 Catamaran Smashes ‘Tommy Bahama Around the Island Race’ in Record Time - Breaking the Cariad Trophy

Date:11 November 2013

Summary:The Extreme 40 sailing catamaran sponsored by Aberdeen Asset Management broke the Around the Island Race Record, winning the Cariad Trophy with a time of 2 hours 13 minutes and 11 seconds at the Tommy Bahama Around The Island Race 2013. The annual event saw more than 258 entries, which was the biggest prospective fleet recorded competing over a challenging 26 nautical mile course around Hong Kong Island...more

 

Aberdeen Asset Management Sponsors Extreme Catamaran in ‘Tommy Bahama Around the Island Race’

Date:8 November 2013

Summary:Global asset manager Aberdeen Asset Management announced sponsorship of the only Extreme 40 sailing catamaran in the Tommy Bahama Around The Island Race 2013, to be held this Sunday, 10 November. The company is also Official Partner of the race, which sees vessels of all types compete over a 26 nautical mile course running clockwise around Hong Kong Island...more

 

Aberdeen to launch first global brand advertising campaign on Monday May 20, 2013

Date: 8 May 2013

Summary:Aberdeen Asset Management has refreshed its visual identity and will embark on its first ever global brand advertising campaign in 30 years on Monday 20 May. The initial campaign will last for six weeks and will be seen in over 20 countries, in 13 different languages and will focus on traditional print, out-of-home and digital media...more

 

Aberdeen wins various fund awards in 2013

Date:18 March 2013

Summary:Aberdeen wins a number of fund awards from Lipper, Morningstar, Asian Investor, Asia Asset Management and so on…more

 

Aberdeen offers the first ever Asian local currency short duration bond fund

Date:1 March 2011

Summary: In what it believes is a first for the industry, Aberdeen Asset Management is offering a UCITS fund providing dedicated exposure to local currency short duration Asian bonds. The Aberdeen Global – Asian Local Currency Short Duration Bond Fund is based in Luxembourg and managed by Aberdeen’s Asian Fixed Income team in Singapore under Anthony Michael..more

 

Aberdeen awarded QFII licence, says fixed income will be focus once quota is confirmed

Date:12 August 2010

Summary: Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited (‘Aberdeen’) has confirmed it has been awarded a QFII licence by the China Securities Regulatory Commission to invest in domestic Chinese securities...more

 

The Panda Paddlers in full Dragon Boat training

Date:14 June 2010

Summary:The Panda Paddlers were in full training in Stanley last Saturday in preparation for the Stanley Dragon Board Championship on 16 June 2010...more

 

Aberdeen opens Sao Paulo Office

Date: 30 September 2009

Summary:Aberdeen Asset Management has established an office in São Paulo, Brazil. Nick Robinson, emerging markets equities investment manager, will relocate from London to lead the operation...more

 

As Credit Suisse Deal Closes, Aberdeen Deepens Its Local Presence

Date:1 July 2009

Summary:Aberdeen Asset Management (“Aberdeen”) has completed today the final closing of its acquisition of certain fund management assets and businesses from Credit Suisse. This covers the European, Japanese and US businesses being acquired and follows the first closing, announced on 1 May 2009, of the Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) businesses...more