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Aberdeen Global - World Equity A2 Acc USD

Ranked 268 out of 606 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Bruce Stout

Bruce Stout attended the University of Strathclyde where he received a BA in Economics and later completed a graduate training course with General Electric Company UK. Bruce joined Aberdeen in 1987 where he has held a number of roles including investment manager within the emerging markets team. He is currently a senior investment manager in the global equities team where he manages the Aberdeen Global-World Equity Fund.

Objective

The Fund's investment objective is long-term total return to be achieved by investing at least two-thirds of the Fund's assets in equities and equity-related securities. The base currency of the Fund is US Dollars.

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Performance

Global over : 31/03/2016 - 31/03/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 6.7%
2016 26.2% 4.7% 10.1% 6.4% 3.0%
2015 -7.8% 4.5% -7.1% -10.5% 6.2%
2014 6.7% 1.9% 2.8% 1.8% 0.1%
2013 10.3% 12.7% -2.3% -0.2% 0.4%
2012 9.4% 6.0% -3.0% 4.9% 1.5%
2011 -1.6% 0.2% 1.9% -10.4% 7.5%
2010 13.7% 7.2% -8.5% 6.6% 8.7%
2009 21.2% -13.2% 9.7% 22.2% 4.2%
2008 -15.7% -9.1% -0.1% -7.2% 0.1%
2007 13.1% 0.5% 6.0% 0.5% 5.7%
2006 8.0% 5.9% -6.9% 6.0% 3.4%
2005 29.3% 0.6% 5.3% 14.8% 6.3%
2004 12.6% 1.4% 0.9% 1.2% 8.9%
2003 14.4% -6.4% 12.6% 4.5% 3.9%
2002 -29.2% -0.1% -14.1% -20.5% 3.7%
2001 -24.7% -13.2% 1.4% -24.0% 12.5%
2000 -7.8% 2.3% -1.1% -1.4% -7.6%
1999 29.8% 3.9% 3.3% -4.5% 26.6%
1998 27.3% 17.7% 6.8% -16.0% 20.5%
1997 21.6% 6.9% 5.6% 9.8% -1.9%
1996 5.3% 6.5% 3.7% 0.0% -4.6%
1995 3.0%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

28/02/2017

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
USD Cash 5.08
Novartis AG ORD 3.55
Roche Holding AG Par 3.54
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd ORD 3.11
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd ORD 3.01
Visa Inc ORD 3.01
EOG Resources Inc ORD 2.98
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd PFD 2.60
Japan Tobacco Inc ORD 2.58
Vodafone Group PLC ORD 2.51
28/02/2017

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Chile
  5. Czech Republic
  6. Finland
  7. France
  8. Germany
  9. Guernsey
  10. Hong Kong
  11. Hungary
  12. Iceland
  13. Ireland
  14. Italy
  15. Jersey
  16. Liechtenstein
  17. Luxembourg
  18. Netherlands
  19. Peru
  20. Singapore
  21. Spain
  22. Sweden
  23. Switzerland
  24. Taiwan
  25. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date01/02/1993
  • Share Class size351Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0094547139

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,500
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.50%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).