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At close Apr 16, 2014
The NAV information is provided by the Fund's accounting agent. The price is as reported by the exchange on which the Fund trades. This information is unaudited and neither Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, its wholly owned subsidiaries, the Funds, nor any other person guarantees their accuracy.
The Fund’s investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation through investment in listed equity securities of China companies that (i) are organized under the laws of, and have their principal place of business in, China and/or Hong Kong and/or Taiwan; or (ii) during their most recent fiscal year derived at least 50% of their revenues or profits from goods produced or sold, investments made or services performed in China and/or Hong Kong and/or Taiwan or have at least 50% of their assets in China and/or Hong Kong and/or Taiwan.
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2The Third Plenum of the 18th Chinese Communist Party Congress was held in November 2013. This plenum has historically been a platform for Chinese leaders to present their long-term vision for the economy.
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