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Aberdeen Core Fixed Income C  PCDCX
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Intermediate-Term Bond Funds
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As of 2014-12-31
Day Change
$ 0.04
NAV (2015-01-23)
$ 10.64
YTD Return % (2015-01-23)
Total Assets ($ mil)
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Growth of $10,000 Fund: Aberdeen Core Fixed Income C
(from 2004-04-30 to 2014-12-31) Category: Intermediate-Term Bond
Index: Barclays US Agg Bond TR USD
Total Annualized Returns % 1yr, 3yr and 5yr Returns as of 2015-01-23
Inception date: 2004-04-30 10yr and Inception Returns as of 2014-12-31
YTD Returns as of 2015-01-23
YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception
Fund 1.29 5.53 2.97 3.85 3.61 3.62
+/- Category -1.95 -6.11 -3.18 -4.69 -3.26 ---
+/- Barclays US Agg Bond TR USD --- --- --- --- --- ---
  Standardized Return %   After Tax Returns % as of
  as of as of 2014-12-31   On Distribution 2014-12-31
On Distr &
Sales of Shrs
1 Yr Annualized --- 4.37   2.45 2.81
5 Yr Annualized --- 3.84   2.38 2.60
10 Yr Annualized --- 3.61   2.27 2.38
Inception(2004-04-30) --- 3.62   3.62 ---
Max Front Load % Max Back Load % Net Exp Ratio % Gross Expense Ratio %
--- --- 1.50 1.73
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  Portfolio Profile    
Asset Allocation
% of Net Assets
Cash 3.3
Stocks 0.0
Bonds 96.7
Other 0.0
Foreign Stocks 0.0
(as a % of Assets)
Data through 2014-12-31
Holding Status
Total Number of Stock Holdings Turnover % 323
Total Number of Bond Holdings 202 30 Day SEC Yield % 1.48
% of Assets in Top 10 Holdings 38.76 ending as of 2014-12-31
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Top 10 Holdings Maturity
% of Net
US Treasury Note 0.5% 2016-11-30 1,192 1,190 10.11
US Treasury Note 1.5% 2019-11-30 764 760 6.46
US Treasury Note 1.875% 2021-11-30 726 723 6.14
US Treasury Bond 3.125% 2044-08-15 388 422 3.59
Compass Bk Birmingham Ala 1.85% 2017-09-29 250 250 2.13
Comm 2006-C7 CMO 2046-06-10 160 170 1.44
Crown Castle Towers 2010-1-2- CMO 6.113% 2040-01-15 100 115 0.98
Wpd Hldgs Uk 144A 7.25% 2017-12-15 100 113 0.96
FNMA 3.5% 2044-12-01 100 104 0.89
Royal Bk Of Scotland 5.125% 2024-05-28 100 102 0.87
Data through 2014-12-31
  Other Information
Fund Inception: 2004-04-30
Portfolio Manager  (Start Date)
Stephen R. Cianci   (2010-07-12)
Stephen Cianci is a senior portfolio manager in the Fixed Income - US team. Stephen joined Aberdeen in 2010 from Logan Circle Partners where he was co-head of their Core and Core Plus fixed income strategies, lead portfolio manager for Short Duration products and the Head of Structured Products. Previously, Stephen held similar roles as a senior portfolio manager at Delaware Investments. He is an adjunct professor of finance and a member of the Business Advisory Council at Widener University. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Neil Moriarty   (2010-07-12)
Neil Moriarty III is a senior portfolio manager on the US fixed income team. Neil joined Aberdeen in 2005 via the acquisition of Deutsche Asset Management's London and Philadelphia fixed income businesses. Neil joined Deutsche in 2002 from Swathmore/Cypress Capital Management where he worked in fixed income portfolio management. Previously, Neil worked for Chase Securities in fixed income trading and research. Prior to that, Neil worked for Paine Webber in fixed income trading and research.
Michael Degernes   (2010-12-31)
Michael Degernes is a senior portfolio manager on the U.S. Fixed Income Team. Mr. Degernes joined Aberdeen via the acquisition of Deutsche Asset Management’s London and Philadelphia fixed income businesses in 2005. Previously Mr. Degernes worked at Bank of America and Bank of America Securities where he was managing director and fixed income analyst. Previously, Mr. Degernes worked for NationsBank Leasing as senior vice president for utility leasing and financial structuring. Prior to that, Mr. Degernes worked for Nova Northwest, Inc. as chief financial officer. Mr. Degernes also worked for PacifiCorp as vice president of finance and assistant treasurer responsible for execution of short and long-term financing. Mr. Degernes began his career with Washington Utilities & Transport Commission as economist and expert witness in utility rate cases. Mr. Degernes graduated with a BS from Washington State University and a MS from University of California, Davis.
Edward Grant   (2010-12-31)
Edward Grant is a Portfolio Manager and Head of Credit Research on the North American Fixed Income team. Mr. Grant joined Aberdeen following the acquisition of Deutsche Asset Management’s London and Philadelphia fixed income businesses in 2005. Before joining Aberdeen, Mr. Grant worked for PNC and Deutsche Bank Capital Corp where he was a fixed income portfolio manager. Previously, Mr. Grant worked for Raymond James & Associates as head of corporate research. Prior to that, Mr. Grant worked for American Century Investments and ING Investment Management as credit analyst. Mr. Grant graduated with a BS from Lebanon Valley College, Pennsylvania, and a MBA from Widener University, Pennsylvania.
Charles Tan   (2010-12-31)
Charles Tan is a Portfolio Manager/Analyst on the North American Fixed Income team. Mr. Tan joined Aberdeen in 2005 from Moody’s Investor Services where he was a senior analyst covering US high yield industrial companies as well as Asian financial institutions. Previously, Mr. Tan worked for First Commercial Bank of Philadelphia as a credit officer. Mr. Tan graduated with a BA from University of International Business and Economics, Beijing and an MBA from Bucknell University, Pennsylvania.
Sales Charge %
(taken from prospectus dated 2014-10-31)
Front: None
Deferred: None
Expense Ratio % 1.50
based on net assets
(taken from annual report dated 2014-10-31)
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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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