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Aberdeen Asia Bond C  AEECX
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As of 2015-06-30
Out of
Emerging Markets Bond Funds
Rating derived from a weighted average of the fund's 3, 5, 10-year rating which are based on risk-adjusted performance.
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   Avg Duration
   5.20 Yrs
   Avg Credit Quality
As of 2015-06-30
Day Change
$ -0.01
NAV (2015-07-27)
$ 9.70
YTD Return % (2015-07-27)
Total Assets ($ mil)
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Growth of $10,000 Fund: Aberdeen Asia Bond C
(from 2012-02-28 to 2015-06-30) Category: Emerging Markets Bond
Index: Barclays US Agg Bond TR USD
Total Annualized Returns % 1yr, 3yr and 5yr Returns as of 2015-07-27
Inception date: 2012-02-28 10yr and Inception Returns as of 2015-06-30
YTD Returns as of 2015-07-27
YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception
Fund -1.92 -4.02 -1.08 --- --- -0.52
+/- Category -0.16 5.07 0.40 --- --- ---
+/- Barclays US Agg Bond TR USD -2.34 -6.30 -2.74 --- --- ---
  Standardized Return %   After Tax Returns % as of
  as of as of 2015-06-30   On Distribution 2015-06-30
On Distr &
Sales of Shrs
1 Yr Annualized --- -2.95   -3.30 -1.67
5 Yr Annualized --- ---   --- ---
10 Yr Annualized --- ---   --- ---
Inception(2012-02-28) --- -0.52   -0.52 ---
Max Front Load % Max Back Load % Net Exp Ratio % Gross Expense Ratio %
--- --- 1.70 1.80
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  Portfolio Profile    
Asset Allocation
% of Net Assets
Cash 8.7
Stocks 0.0
Bonds 91.1
Other 0.2
Foreign Stocks 0.0
(as a % of Assets)
Data through 2015-06-30
Holding Status
Total Number of Stock Holdings Turnover % 38
Total Number of Bond Holdings 153 30 Day SEC Yield % 3.03
% of Assets in Top 10 Holdings 26.28 ending as of 2015-06-30
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Top 10 Holdings Maturity
% of Net
Indonesia(Rep Of) 8.375% 2034-03-15 159,085,000 12,300 4.81
Korea(Republic Of) 0.14% 2024-09-10 9,100,000 8,757 3.42
Axis Bk 9.15% 2022-12-31 490,000 8,261 3.23
Thailand(Kingdom) 3.85% 2025-12-12 215,000 7,164 2.80
Philippine Government 2024-08-20 295,000 6,969 2.72
Korea(Republic Of) 3% 2023-03-10 5,600,000 5,380 2.10
Korea Treasury Bond 2024-03-10 5,000,000 4,989 1.95
Korea(Republic Of) 3.75% 2033-12-10 4,500,000 4,884 1.91
Rural Electrificat 9.35% 2016-10-19 258,000 4,342 1.70
China Dev Bk 3.35% 2017-03-20 26,000 4,208 1.64
Data through 2015-06-30
  Other Information
Fund Inception: 2012-02-28
Portfolio Manager  (Start Date)
Adam McCabe   (2007-05-01)
Adam McCabe, Senior Portfolio Manager He is responsible for the development and implementation of currency and interest rate strategies in the Asian fixed income portfolios. Mr. McCabe joined Aberdeen in 2009 following the acquisition of part of Credit Suisse’s Asset Management business. During Mr. McCabe’s tenure at Credit Suisse (2001-2009), he had various positions. Mr. McCabe was responsible for macroeconomic analysis, interest rate and currency strategies for Credit Suisse’s Asian Fixed Income portfolios, which he has managed continuously since their inception in December 2003. He was a member of the Credit Suisse’s Global Currency and Emerging Currency Strategy Groups and the Australian and Asian currency groups. From mid-2006, Mr. McCabe was assigned to Woori Credit Suisse Asset Management, South Korea as the Head of Fixed Income where he was responsible for fixed income and money market portfolio management, investment strategy and processes. Prior to 2006, Mr. McCabe was based in Australia as an investment manager and macroeconomic strategist on the Australian Fixed Income team where he was responsible for duration and currency strategies. Mr. McCabe is a graduate of the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Economics (First Class Hons) and the University Medal. He was valedictorian in the inaugural graduating class of the Credit Suisse Chinese University of Hong Kong Professional Diploma in Global Finance in 2009.
Kenneth Akintewe   (2009-05-01)
Kenneth Akintewe is a senior investment manager on the Asian Fixed Income team. Kenneth joined Aberdeen in 2002, working first on the global equities desk in Glasgow before moving to the global fixed income team in London in 2003. In his role as assistant fund manager he transferred to Aberdeen’s Singapore office in 2004 to facilitate the incorporation of Asian fixed income into global bond portfolios, before joining the Asian Fixed Income team in 2005 to focus on Asian local currency, interest rate and foreign exchange strategy. Kenneth has an MA in Economics and an MSc in International Banking and Financial Studies from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK.
Thu-Ha Chow   (2012-07-20)
Thu-Ha Chow, Head of Asian Credit (AAMAL) Thu-Ha Chow is Head of Asian Credit on the Asian fixed income team in Singapore. Ms. Chow joined Aberdeen’s Asian fixed income team as a senior credit analyst in 2012 from the London office where she was a senior portfolio manager in the European investment grade team. Previously she worked for Deutsche Asset Management in 2001 as a sector specialist covering utilities and ABS. Prior to that, Ms. Chow was a credit analyst/portfolio manager at Threadneedle Asset Management. Ms. Chow started her career at Credit Suisse in the corporate finance division. Ms. Chow graduated with a BSc (Econ) and an MSc (Econ) in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Thomas Drissner   (2014-02-28)
Thomas Drissner is an investment manager within the Asian Fixed Income team based in Singapore. Thomas joined Aberdeen in 2010. Before transferring to Singapore in 2012, he worked as a Credit Analyst in Aberdeen’s EMEA Fixed Income team based in London. Prior to that Thomas held positions at Standard & Poor’s, and Commerzbank in London. Thomas graduated from the department of banking and finance of Baden-Wuerttemberg State University.
Victor Rodriguez   (2014-02-28)
Currently, Head of Fixed Income on the Australian fixed income team. Joined Aberdeen in 2009 following the acquisition of Credit Suisse Asset Management (Australia) Limited. Joined Credit Suisse Asset Management in 1995 as a member of the fixed income team and became a senior member of the team, specializing in credit strategies.
Sales Charge %
(taken from prospectus dated 2015-02-27)
Front: None
Deferred: None
Expense Ratio % 1.70
based on net assets
(taken from annual report dated 2014-10-31)
Correspondence Information
Aberdeen Funds
1735 Market Street, 32nd Floor
Philadelphia,  PA  19103
Data on this page does not include the fund's short positions (if any).
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