Aberdeen Asset Management Celebrates 25 Years of Asia-Pacific Investing

On Tuesday, June 7, executives and guests of Aberdeen Asset Management will visit the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate 25 years of investing in the Asia-Pacific Region and the anniversary of the Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: FAX) and Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc (NYSE: IAF)

To mark this occasion, Martin Gilbert, Chief Executive Officer, Aberdeen Asset Management PLC will ring the NYSE Closing Bell.

 Watch a live webcast of The Closing Bell at 3:59 p.m. ET on June 7, 2011. The archive will be available shortly after the event.

About Aberdeen Asset Management PLC

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC is an independent asset management group, which has been listed on the London Stock Exchange since 1991. The Company was originally founded in Aberdeen, Scotland in 1983. The Group has 30 offices and over 1,800 staff located around the world. Philadelphia is home to its North American Headquarters. Aberdeen invests worldwide on behalf of clients globally across the four major asset classes of equities, fixed income, property and alternatives. Today the Company has assets under management of $290 billion as of March 31, 2011.