Aberdeen Stand. Asia

Compliance with US Executive Order 13959

RNS Number : 7540L
Aberdeen Standard Asia Focus PLC
14 January 2021

Aberdeen Standard Asia Focus PLC (the "Company")

Legal Entity Identifier (LEI):  5493000FBZP1J92OQY70

14 January 2021

Compliance with US Executive Order 13959


In connection with the US's Executive Order 13959,  which prohibits US Persons from purchasing "publicly traded securities" of certain Chinese companies identified as Communist Chinese Military Companies ("CCMCs"), the Company can confirm that, as of 8 January 2021, it held none of these companies and that it intends to comply with the Order going forward.  Should that cease to be the case it will make the appropriate announcement at that time.




William Hemmings

Aberdeen Standard Investments


Tel. +44 (0) 20 7463 6000


Charles Mearns

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC


Tel. +44 (0) 131 372 2200



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