In Australia Aberdeen manages funds for one listed investment company, Aberdeen Leaders Limited. The company is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and shares can be purchased and sold in the same way as any listed share by placing an order with a stockbroker. Share prices are published daily in the Australian Financial Review or can be obtained from the Australian Securities Exchange website. Use the stock symbol ALR for Aberdeen Leaders Limited.
Aberdeen Leaders Limited invests primarily in companies within the S&P/ASX 200 index. Within this index, businesses are selected which are expected to show a combination of superior medium-term earnings and dividend growth.
Aberdeen Leaders Limited is designed for investors seeking exposure to a premium quality portfolio of some of Australia's largest and strongest companies. The company offers:
- The potential for high medium to long-term capital gains;
- Lower transaction costs than unlisted funds; and
- Low cost exposure to some of Australia's most sought after blue chip stocks
By investing primarily in companies within the S&P/ASX 200 index, Aberdeen Leaders Limited aims to provide investors with high capital growth over the medium to long term.