Aberdeen: How DGFs can improve risk-return profiles


Aberdeen Asset Management takes a look at how diversified growth funds can help both DB and DC schemes achieve better returns with lower volatility.

In this exclusive video, Aberdeen introduces its diversified growth fund team and explains how DGFs can help achieve genuine diversification by investing across a range of asset classes.

It also looks at Aberdeen's own DGF, which focuses on the emerging world to tap into higher growth economies - and asks how this approach benefits schemes.


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