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Aberdeen Diversified Growth Z Acc

Ranked 36 out of 57 in - Absolute Return GBP over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Mike Brooks

Mike Brooks is head of multi asset growth strategies within investment solutions and is the co-lead manager of the Diversified Growth fund. Mike joined Aberdeen in 2015 from Baillie Gifford where he was an investment manager in the Diversified Growth team. He co-founded the Diversified Growth strategy at Baillie Gifford in 2008, playing a leading role in the development of the philosophy and process, in the ongoing management of the fund and in the successful expansion of the client base. Mike joined Baillie Gifford in 2000 as head of investment risk. Prior to this he was head of quantitative research at Aegon Asset Management and is a qualified actuary.


To achieve long term total return with lower volatility than equities. The Portfolio will include investments in collective investment schemes, including schemes managed by the Investment Adviser and/or its associated group companies, investing directly or indirectly in a range of asset classes including equities, bonds, property, hedge funds, private equity, infrastructure, commodities and currency across global emerging markets and developed markets.

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Absolute Return GBP over : 31/03/2018 - 31/03/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 3.0%
2018 -3.0% -1.5% 1.0% 1.8% -4.2%
2017 8.6% 3.6% 2.7% 0.4% 1.6%
2016 7.9% 0.2% 0.9% 4.4% 2.3%
2015 3.6% 4.5% -0.8% -2.5% 2.6%
2014 8.7% 0.9% 2.8% 1.9% 2.9%
2013 2.1% 7.1% -3.8% -1.6% 0.7%
2012 6.9% 2.5% -0.6% 2.5% 2.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
GBP Forward Contract 45.28%
Aberdeen Std Liquidity (Lux) Sterling Z1 Inc 10.15%
Prytania Diversified Asset Backed Securities GBP 3.30%
MI TwentyFour Asset Backed Opptys I Gross Inc 3.12%
Alpha UCITS - Fair Oaks Dynamic Credit L2 GBP Dis 2.82%
HSBC Infrastructure Company Ltd 2.21%
International Public Partnerships Limited 2.13%
P2P Global Investments PLC ORD 2.11%
John Laing Group PLC ORD 1.94%
Neuberger Berman CLO Income GBP I2 Dis 1.93%

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date01/11/2011
  • Share Class size412Mn
  • Base currencyGBX
  • ISIN GB00B62J6F31

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.00%
  • Initial investment0.00%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).