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Video: Hugh Young, Aberdeen Asset Management

Ben Seager-Scott Ben Seager-Scott
08 October 2013

Hugh Young is head of Asian equities at Aberdeen Asset Management and the manager on Bestinvest’s highly rated Aberdeen Asia Pacific and Aberdeen Asia Pacific and Japan funds. Based in Singapore, Young is a veteran investor in Asian equities having invested in the region for more than 30 years and has a proven track record of adding value for investors.

In this video, Young talks to Ben Seager-Scott, our senior research analyst and Asian specialist. They discuss:

  • Why clients should invest in Asia
  • The outlook for the region
  • Whether investors should worry about political risk in Asia
  • How, alongside Asia as an export story, domestic growth is strong and a viable investment theme
  • A number of stock examples from Young’s portfolio
View Aberdeen Asia Pacific & Japan fund factsheet View Aberdeen Asia Pacific fund factsheet

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