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Standard Life Aberdeen PLC (SLA.L)

SLA.L on London Stock Exchange

426.20GBp
18 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

8.20 (+1.96%)
Prev Close
418.00
Open
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Day's High
427.40
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Volume
6,250,683
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8,214,418
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448.60
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336.50

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Standard Life Aberdeen ‍fund arm 9-mth AUM drops
Friday, 15 Dec 2017 

Dec 15 (Reuters) - Standard Life Aberdeen Plc ::AUMA AND FLOWS UPDATE.‍TOTAL AUMA WAS STABLE AT £646.2BN (31 DECEMBER 2016: £647.6BN)​.‍WITHIN TOTAL AUMA, ABERDEEN STANDARD INVESTMENTS ASSETS UNDER MANAGEMENT WERE £569.7BN (31 DECEMBER 2016: £580.6BN)​.‍STANDARD LIFE PENSIONS AND SAVINGS ASSETS UNDER ADMINISTRATION INCREASED TO £182.3BN (31 DECEMBER 2016: £171.6BN)​.‍INTEGRATION OF ABERDEEN STANDARD INVESTMENTS IS ON TRACK​.‍COMBINED BUSINESS HAS EXPERIENCED NET OUTFLOWS, THESE WERE IN LINE WITH OUR EXPECTATIONS​.‍ABERDEEN STANDARD INVESTMENTS GROWTH CHANNEL NET OUTFLOWS INCREASED BY £1.5BN​.‍AN INCREASE OF £4.5BN IN OUTFLOWS FROM OUR INSTITUTIONAL CHANNEL​.  Full Article

India's HDFC Standard Life Insurance Co's IPO gets fully subscribed on day 2
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - :India's HDFC Standard Life Insurance Co ltd's initial public offering to raise up to $1.34 billion gets fully subscribed on second day of the offering - exchange data.  Full Article

Standard Life Aberdeen notes HDFC Ltd annoucement on IPO
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Standard Life Aberdeen Plc::STANDARD LIFE ABERDEEN - HDFC LIMITED HAS TODAY ANNOUNCED THAT FOR PROPOSED IPO OF HDFC LIFE PRICE BAND FIXED AT RS.275 TO RS.290 PER EQUITY SHARE​.STANDARD LIFE ABERDEEN - IPO OF HDFC LIFE WILL BE OPEN FOR SUBSCRIPTION TO ANCHOR INVESTORS ON NOV 6, TO PUBLIC ON NOV 7 AND CLOSE ON NOV 9​.  Full Article

Investor Standard Life Investments backs SVG's plan to liquidate itself
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 

Standard Life Investments: SVG shareholder Standard Life Investments says supportive of SVG's proposition to maximise shareholders value by liquidating the portfolio For the story on SVG, click: [nL3N1CB1HN] [nL3N1CA33A] Further company coverage: [SVI.L] [HVPEa.L] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136).  Full Article

Standard Life CEO says property fund still suspended
Tuesday, 9 Aug 2016 

Standard Life Plc : CFO says aims to get cost-to-income ratio below 60 percent in the 'not to distant future'. . CEO Keith Skoech says sees post-Brexit market volatility to continue into second half of year. . Colin Clark says retail fund redemptions in H1 largely went to cash; institutional in-flows strong, favouring fixed income, real estate. . CEO says backs PM Teresa May's plan to address excessive executive pay; wants simplicity, transparency, focus on 'wealth at risk not income at risk'. . CEO says has recently reviewed UK Property fund, at moment it remains suspended. .CEO says has sold a property from its suspended fund; market working as falling price, exchange rate makes it attractive for overseas buyers..  Full Article

Standard Life to have 24.1 pct stake in HFDC Life
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 

Standard Life :Says will have 24.1 percent stake in hfdc life following hdfc life/max group tie-up.  Full Article

Moody's changes outlook on selected UK life insurers following vote to leave EU
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 

Moody's on Uk Life Insurers- : Changes outlook on selected UK life insurers following vote to leave EU . Actions follow referendum vote in favour of UK leaving EU and recent change in outlook of UK's AA1 government bond rating to negative from stable . Change in outlook for selected UK life insurers reflects view following "leave" vote, resultant prolonged period of uncertainty for uk will cause financial market volatility . Affirmed ratings,changed outlooks to negative for legal & general group, Prudential UK, Standard Life, Royal London Mutual Insurance Society . Expects the operational impact to be manageable for most rated insurers . Outlook reflects elevated downside risks to UK's growth prospects given that insurers' revenues,profits largely correlate to economic growth . Believes that the most affected groups are UK domestic life insurers .Following leave vote, expect heightened uncertainty, diminished confidence and lower spending to result in weaker economic growth in the UK.  Full Article

Standard Life Chairman says access to EU single market best for customers
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 

Standard Life Plc : "We believe that access to EU single market is in best interests of our customers and clients" - Chairman . "Single market has created an environment that gives individuals and businesses confidence to invest for long term" - Chairman . "Attitudes towards what is appropriate remuneration constantly evolve and what is right one year isn't necessarily right next" - Chairman . "We listened to feedback and discussed what to do" - Chairman on remuneration report ."We will continue to engage with shareholders on these matters" - Chairman on remuneration report.  Full Article

Standard Life CEO not to accept maximum opportunity in 2016 under LTIP
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 

Standard Life Plc : CEO Keith Skeoch has confirmed he has voluntarily decided not to accept maximum opportunity awarded to him in 2016 under LTIP .Keith skeoch award under 2016 executive plan has been reduced from 500 pct to 400 pct of salary.  Full Article

FACTBOX-Asset managers' plans for handling investment research costs under EU's MiFID-II

(Updates Amundi) Dec 18 New regulations taking effect next year will force brokers in the European Union to charge clients separately for investment research, rather than bundling the cost in with trading services. Part of a wide-ranging set of rules under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II, or MiFID II, the regulators say the move is aimed at making European securities markets more transparent and providing better value for money for investors. The MiFID