Aberdeen Global - Aberdeen Asset Management

aberdeen.asset.com

Aberdeen Global - Aberdeen Asset Management

Summary

This summary should be read in conjunction with the full text of

this Simplified Prospectus.

THE FUNDS

As at the date of this Simplified Prospectus, Shares of the

following Funds are being offered:

Aberdeen Global - American Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Asia Pacific Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Asian Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - Asian Property Share Fund

Aberdeen Global - Asian Smaller Companies Fund

Aberdeen Global - Australasian Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Chinese Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Dividend Europe Fund*

Aberdeen Global - Eastern European Equity Fund*

Aberdeen Global - Emerging Markets Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - Emerging Markets Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - Emerging Markets Smaller Companies Fund

Aberdeen Global - Euro High Yield Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - European Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - European Equity (Ex UK) Fund

Aberdeen Global - High Yield Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - Indian Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Infrastructure Fund*

Aberdeen Global - Japanese Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Japanese Smaller Companies Fund

Aberdeen Global - Latin American Equity Fund*

Aberdeen Global - Responsible World Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - Russian Equity Fund*

Aberdeen Global - Sterling Corporate Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - Sterling Financials Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - Technology Fund

Aberdeen Global - UK Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - World Bond Fund

Aberdeen Global - World Equity Fund

Aberdeen Global - World Resources Fund*

* These Funds will be launched at a future date to be confirmed

by the Directors of Aberdeen Global.

SHARE CLASSES

This Simplified Prospectus refers only to investment in Class A

Shares, Class B Shares, Class C Shares, Class D Shares, Class E

Shares or Class S Shares and the hedged versions of Class A,

Class C, Class D and Class S Shares.

Investors who wish to purchase Class I Shares, Class N Shares,

Class Z Shares or the hedged versions thereof, which are only

available to Institutional Investors who enter into a suitable

agreement with the Investment Manager or one of its Associates

(and additionally Class N Shares, and the hedged versions

thereof, may only be acquired by fund of funds type

undertakings for collective investment in the form of unit trusts

or corporate type funds, which are distributed primarily in

Japan), should refer to the Prospectus of Aberdeen Global.

Up to date Fund and Share Class information can be found at

www.aberdeen-asset.com or is available from the registered

office of Aberdeen Global or the Transfer Agent.

TOTAL EXPENSE RATIOS, PERFORMANCE FIGURES

AND PORTFOLIO TURNOVER RATES

Details of the total expense ratio, performance figures and

portfolio turnover rate for each Fund are provided in Appendix I.

THE ABERDEEN ORGANISATION

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, a company listed on the

London Stock Exchange with origins dating back to 1876, is the

holding company of a fund management group ("the Aberdeen

Group") with offices in Europe, the United States of America and

Asia. Aberdeen International Fund Managers Limited is regulated

by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission. Aberdeen

Asset Managers Limited is regulated and authorised by the

Financial Services Authority in the United Kingdom. Aberdeen

Asset Management Asia Limited is regulated by the Monetary

Authority of Singapore. Aberdeen Asset Management Inc is

regulated by the United States Securities and Exchange

Commission. All four entities are wholly owned subsidiaries of

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC. The share capital of Aberdeen

Global Services S.A. is held by Aberdeen International Fund

Managers Limited, Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited and

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC. As at 31 May 2010, the

Aberdeen Group managed in excess of £165 billion.

2

Aberdeen Global Simplified Prospectus - August 2010

More magazines by this user
Similar magazines