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abrdn confirms acquisition of Interactive Investor

abrdn has announced plans to acquire 100% of the subscription-based investment platform Interactive Investor for £1.49 billion.

Published 3 December 2021

abrdn launches Emerging Markets Sustainable Development Corporate Bond Fund

abrdn has announced the launch of its Emerging Markets Sustainable Development Corporate Bond Fund, which aims to address environmental and social issues without sacrificing returns.

Published 2 December 2021

Andrew Fraser: How banks can direct their lending to reverse climate change

Andrew Fraser, head of research, financials and fixed income at abrdn, discusses how banks could direct their lending to reverse climate change.

Published 30 November 2021

UK Government ministers join finance leaders at St. Andrews day reception to celebrate Scottish sectors’ success

UK Government Minister for Scotland Lord Offord gave opening remarks at the Scottish Financial Enterprise Dover House reception as a new TheCityUK report shows the contribution of the Scottish sector to the UK Government’s ambitions of a ‘high-wage, high-skilled’ economy.

Published 30 November 2021

Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC posts NAV total return of 10.1%

The Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC, a fund managed by abrdn, has posted Net Asset Value (NAV) total return of 10.1% in the six months to 30 September 2021 outperforming the Topix benchmark which returned 6.4% over the same time period.

Published 25 November 2021

Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund Limited sees NAV rise by 17.4%

The Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund Limited, a fund managed by abrdn, has posted a Net Asset Value (NAV) total return of 17.4% compared to -27.5% in 2020.

Published 10 November 2021

abrdn in talks to acquire Interactive Investor

abrdn, the fund management firm formerly known as Standard Life Aberdeen, has confirmed that it is in talks to acquire online investment service, Interactive Investor.

Published 9 November 2021

Bank of England 'holds fire' on base rate rise

UK interest rates will remain at their historic low of 0.1% for at least another month, the Bank of England's monetary policy committee has decided.

Published 4 November 2021

abrdn acquires investing insights platform Finimize

abrdn has announced the acquisition of investing insights platform Finimize.

Published 1 November 2021

Net zero pensions transition roadmap launched ahead of COP26

A roadmap for pension providers to transition to net zero has been unveiled by the Scotland-based Global Ethical Finance Initiative (GEFI) ahead of the COP26 climate summit.

Published 28 October 2021

AIPUT doubles down on investment with acquisition of the Fleming Business Centre

The Airport Industrial Property Unit Trust (AIPUT), managed by abrdn, has completed the freehold acquisition of the multi-let Fleming Business Centre, located in the heart of Manor Royal, Crawley, to the south of Gatwick Airport.

Published 13 October 2021

Dunedin Income Growth Investment Trust sees NAV rise by 11.1%

The Dunedin Income Growth Investment Trust, a trust managed by abrdn, has seen its Net Asset Value total return rise by 11.1% in the six months to July 31 2021.

Published 1 October 2021

abrdn launches Responsible Global Asset Strategies Fund

abrdn has announced the launch of a new investment strategy that is designed to address some of the key concerns of investors who want a greater focus on responsible and sustainable issues, including climate change, without sacrificing returns.

Published 30 September 2021

The North American Income Trust Plc posts NAV total return of 19.8%

The North American Income Trust Plc, a company managed by abrdn (formerly known as Standard Life Aberdeen), has posted Net Asset Value (NAV) total return of 19.8% for the six months to July 31 2021, compared to a NAV of 5.7% in the year ended 31 January 2021.

Published 28 September 2021

New London abrdn office to embrace blended working

abrdn, the fund management firm formerly known as Standard Life Aberdeen, is close to securing a new office space in London, complete with improved facilities and reduced floor space to align with its new brand and blended working strategy.

Published 2 September 2021