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ABERDEEN AMERICAN OPP

INVESTMENT OBJECTIVE

The Aberdeen American Opportunities Fund aims for capital growth by investing all or substantially all of its assets in the Aberdeen Global - American Equity Fund (the “underlying fund”), a sub-fund of the Luxembourg-registered Aberdeen Global, which invests at least two-thirds of its assets in equities and equity-related securities of companies with their registered office in the United States of America; and/or, of companies which have the preponderance of their business activities in the United States of America; and/or, of holding companies that have the preponderance of their assets in companies with their registered office in the United States of America.

View Fund Manager ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT ASIA LIMITED

FUND INFO

Asset Class Equity
Sector General
Geographical Allocation US
Included under CPFIS OA No
Included under CPFIS SA No
Included under SRS Yes
CPF Risk Classification NA
FSM Risk Rating 8 - High Risk
Latest NAV Price SGD 0.9559 (April 16, 2014)
Fund Size SGD 6.70 million
Launch Date August 14, 1998
Launch Price -

All funds are based on forward pricing basis. The only exceptions are Cash Fund and Philip Money Market which are based on historical pricing.

A link to the semi-annual/annual reports will be emailed to investors by Fundsupermart.com. Investors using CPF and SRS (Non-IA holdings) may also receive hard copies of the semi-annual/annual reports by post from the fund house.

Dividend Info

Historical Dividend -
Frequency -
Cash Investment -
SRS/CPFIS Investment -

The declaration of distribution is at the sole discretion of the Fund Manager and is not guaranteed. The dividend information is for your reference only.

Investment Information

Min. Initial Amount SGD 1,000.00
Min. Subsequent Amount SGD 100.00
Min. RSP Investment SGD 100.00
Min. Redemption AmountSGD 100.00
Min. Holding SGD 1,000.00
RSP Special List Yes

Relevant Charges

FUND CHARGES

Annual Expense Ratio *
1.57% (as of September 30, 2013)
Annual Management Charge
1.5%
Annual Management Charge (Mother Fund)
-
Other Significant Fees
Please refer to information on fees in the Prospectus/Product Highlight Sheet.
*Source: Fund's Semi-Annual or Annual Report
Fund charges have been factored into the fund's NAV and investors do not need to pay additional charges.

Fundsupermart's Earnings

FSM Sales Charge
0.5% (subject to a minimum of SGD10 per transaction)
RSP Sales Charge
Permanently at 0%
FSM Switching Charge(Same Tier)
0.0%
FSM Switching Charge(Lower-Tier to Higher-Tier)
0.5% (subject to a minimum of SGD10 per transaction)
Platform Fee (as % of AUM)
0.125% per quarter (Cash/SRS investment only)

FUND PERFORMANCE

Offer to Bid Returns

Period 1 YR 2 YR 3 YR 4 YR 5 YR 10 YR since inception
SGD (%) 11.3 16.2 10.8 8.0 13.2 3.2 -
SGD performance figures (as of March 31, 2014):Last updated on April 7, 2014

The performance figures in the table above are calculated using offer-to-bid prices, with any income or dividends reinvested. Performance figures of over 1 year are annualised. (Eg. A 33.1% gain in 3 years works out to a 10% gain per year when annualised.) As per MAS regulations, the offer price is based on the normal sales charge which is higher than Fundsupermart's discounted sales charge.


Bid to Bid Returns

Period 1 wk 1 MTH 3 MTH 6 MTH YTD 1 YR 2 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
SGD (%) 0.14 -0.18 -1.62 6.8 -1.13 18.03 20.68 13.18 12.62 3.63
SGD performance figures (as of April 16, 2014):Last updated on April 19, 2014

The performance figures in the table above are calculated using bid-to-bid prices, with any income or dividends reinvested. Performance figures of over 1 year are annualised.(Eg. A 33.1% gain in 3 years works out to a 10% gain per year when annualised.)

CALENDAR YEAR RETURNS

Calendar Year 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Aberdeen American Opp (%) 31.06 17.26 -3.01 0.51 23.69
The performance figures in the table above are calculated using bid-to-bid prices, with any income or dividends reinvested and in SGD.

3 yr Annualised Volatility 14.31 (SGD)
3 yr Sharpe ratio 0.77 (SGD)
The above figures (as of April 16, 2014):Last updated on April 19, 2014

FUND HISTORICAL PRICE

Period 1 yr high 1 yr low 3 yr high 3 yr low All time high All time low
Price (SGD) 0.98 0.8 0.98 0.54 0.98 0.43

Historical prices shown are the NAV prices. The "All time high" and "All time low" prices are the highest and the lowest NAV prices from the first dealing date since inception and the latest available dealing date respectively.

FUND HOLIDAYS

The table below shows the fund holidays for this fund within the next 10 business days.
Singapore
May 1, 2014 (Labour Day)
Fund Holiday
There are no upcoming fund holidays for this fund.

  • For Singapore Public Holidays and Fund Holidays declared by individual fund managers, there will not be pricing made. Fund pricing will resume on the following business day.
  • The above fund holidays are based on the latest information provided by the individual fund managers. Omissions may occur in the event that Fundsupermart is not informed on time.


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