Aberdeen's Gilbert: No one can accuse us of being closet indexers

Annual results reveal further outflows

Anna Fedorova
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Aberdeen's Gilbert: No one can accuse us of being closet indexers

Martin Gilbert, CEO of Aberdeen Asset Management, has voiced his support for the Financial Conduct Authority's Asset Management Market Study, saying it is imperative for truly active funds to have a high tracking error.

Speaking following the release of the firm's annual results, Gilbert (pictured) said: "No one can accuse us of being closet indexers. We have achieved some remarkable outperformance and underperformance....

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