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Company Overview of The India Fund, Inc.

Company Overview

India Fund, Inc. is a close ended equity mutual fund launched by Aberdeen Asset Management PLC. It is managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited. The fund invests in public equity markets of India. It seeks to invest in stocks of small-cap, mid-cap, and large-cap companies. The fund employs a quantitative and fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking and asset allocation approach to create its portfolio. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the IFC Investable India Index. India Fund, Inc. was formed on December 27, 1993 and is domiciled in the Singapore.

21 Church Street

Suite 01-01 Capital Square Two

Singapore,  049480


Founded in 1993


65 6395 2700


65 6632 2993

Key Executives for The India Fund, Inc.

Age: 40
Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President of Compliance
Age: 37
Chief Legal Officer and Vice President
Age: 43
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The India Fund, Inc. Key Developments

The India Fund, Inc. Announces Dividend, Payable on January 12, 2015

The India Fund, Inc. announced that it will pay a dividend of USD 1.73515 per share on January 12, 2015 to all shareholders of record as of December 31, 2014. This distribution is comprised of USD 0.11900 per share of net investment income and USD 1.61615 per share of net realized long-term capital gains.

The India Fund, Inc. Announces Dividend, Payable on September 30, 2014

The India Fund, Inc. announced that it will pay a dividend of USD 0.1283 per share on September 30, 2014 to all shareholders of record as of September 22, 2014.

HP’s Plan To Sell MphasiS Stake May Take Time

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) (HP) may sell stake in MphasiS Limited (BSE:526299). According to senior official close to the matter, HP’s plan to sell 60.49% stake in MphasiS will take more time, as possible buyers including private equity players and IT-BPO service companies do not seem to be very keen. According to the news report, HP has approached bankers in order to sell its stake worth INR 53.7 billion. According to the report, HP spokesperson said the company ‘does not comment on rumor or speculation.’ A senior executive stated, “HP's initial plan was to take its stock holding in Mphasis to 90%, get it de-listed and leverage it more for its own outsourcing requirements.” Baring Private Equity Partners (India) Ltd., Life Insurance Corporation of India, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company Limited, The India Fund, Inc. (NYSE:IFN), and Aberdeen Global -Indian Equity Fund, together own around 30% stake in MphasiS. Mphasis share price rose 3.65% on the Bombay Stock Exchange on July 2, 2014.

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