Scottish Widows HIFML Far Eastern F
|Bid Price||-||Offer Price||-|
|Mid Price||GBX 109.10||Day Change||GBX 0.00 (0.00%)|
|Price Date||26 May 2016||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||0.00 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||1.75||Fund Size||21,868,454.03|
|Launch Date||19/01/2009||Standard Initial Charge (%)||4.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||1.50||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||5,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||1.75|
|ISIN||GB00B3BLSS62||Min TopUp (£)||500.00|
The Fund aims to achieve long-term capital growth by investing mainly in Asian Pacific (excluding Japanese) and Australasian companies.
Hugh was appointed to the Board on 22 March 2011. Hugh Young is managing director of Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited, the Aberdeen Group's regional HQ and group head of equities as well as a member of the executive committee responsible for the Aberdeen Group's day-to-day running. He co-founded Singapore-based Aberdeen Asia in 1992, having been recruited in 1985 to manage Asian equities from London. Since then he has built the company into one of the largest managers of such assets globally. Singapore employs over 150 staff, while there are 65 investment managers stationed across the region, with offices also in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan and Thailand over which Hugh is in overall charge. Aberdeen's regional funds have won many awards for performance over the years, including open ended and closed-end funds. Hugh is a regular commentator for the financial media. His early career included spells at Fidelity International and MGM Assurance. Hugh graduated with a BA (Hons) in politics from Exeter University.