Aberdeen Asset Management Sdn Bhd (AAMSB) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Aberdeen Group, the UK listed independent asset management company. AAMSB is the first of only six foreign fund managers to have been awarded a domestic asset management licence. Our Islamic subsidiary, Aberdeen Islamic Asset Management, received its licence from the Securities Commission to be an Islamic Fund Manager in March 2009. This enables us to manage funds along Shariah lines (currently investing in equities and sukuk) for local and overseas clients.
The Aberdeen Group currently has $2.666bn* invested in stocks listed on Bursa Malaysia. Our full-service office is in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian institutional clients can also benefit from our extensive overseas network covering equities, fixed income instruments and property globally.
The Group has been actively managing investments in the Asian region since 1985 with a physical presence in the region since 1992. Offices are located in Singapore, Sydney, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai.
*Source: Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, as at 31 December 2016