Who we are

abrdn is dedicated to helping investors around the world reach their desired investment goals and broaden their financial horizons.

We seek to provide world-class investment expertise across a breadth of markets and asset classes. Our full range of solutions span equities, multi-asset, fixed income, liquidity, sovereign wealth funds, real estate and private markets. Coupled with a wide range of investment approaches, we transform new investment ideas into practical investment products designed to deliver real value for money to investors.

With employees in more than 40 locations worldwide, our operations extend across global financial capitals and important regional centres. This brings us closer to our clients and customers around the world, and provides invaluable knowledge and insight to share with our people.

Today, we manage a total of £464.7bn (€519,2bn/$635.2bn) of assets on behalf of governments, pension funds, insurers, companies, charities, foundations and individuals across 80 countries (as at 31 December 2020). As a responsible global investor, we leverage our scale and market position to raise standards in both the companies and industries in which we invest, and help drive best practice across the asset management industry.

Aberdeen Standard Investments in Malaysia

Aberdeen Standard Islamic Investments (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (Company No. 200801026015 (827342-W)) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, and part of Standard Life Aberdeen Group. Aberdeen Standard Investments is a brand of the investment businesses of Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life Investments. We were awarded the Islamic fund management license in March 2009. Our goal is to manage funds sourced from around the world in accordance with Shariah requirements by using our international presence.

The products that we offer currently are Shariah-compliant equities and sukuk for local and overseas institutional clients. ASIIMSB manages one retail Shariah fund with total asset of RM201.34 million as at 30 June 2020. We have a dedicated team in Kuala Lumpur which is backed by the full resources of Aberdeen Standard Investments. We adhere to our proven investment style, in combination with the Shariah screening by an independent Shariah Adviser, Amanie Advisors Sdn Bhd.

Financial Position of Aberdeen Standard Islamic Investments (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd

Financial Year Ended (Audited)
Aberdeen Standard Islamic Investments (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd 31-Dec-20 31-Dec-19 31-Dec-18 30-Sep-17 30-Sep-16 30-Sep-15
(RM) (RM) (RM) (RM) (RM) (RM)
Paid-up Share Capital 32,700,000 32,700,000 32,700,000 28,700,000 28,700,000 28,700,000
Shareholders' Fund 13,545,039 11,838,079 13,287,846 10,609,939 11,872,476 12,381,776
Revenue 6,136,839 4,019,121 4,244,465 5,794,170 4,355,549 2,727,996
Profit (Loss) before tax 1,753,542 (1,449,767) (1,322,093) (1,262,537) (509,300) (4,242,128)
Profit (Loss) after tax 1,706,960 (1,449,767) (1,322,093) (1,262,537) (509,300) (4,242,128)


As a global business with deep community roots, we are proud to sponsor a range of cultural and sporting activities. We support partners in various fields who share our cultural values and our commitment to excellence.

Global locations

We are a truly global asset manager. Our worldwide footprint brings us closer to our clients and the markets in which we invest.

Risk warning – The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up and you may get back less than the amount invested. Please refer to the risk factors in the prospectus for general and specific investment risks attached to the individual funds.