FEO - First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund

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First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund

120 East Liberty Drive
Suite 400
Wheaton, IL 60187
United States
630-765-8000
http://www.ftportfolios.com/Retail/cef/cefsummary.aspx?Ticker=FEO

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryAsset Management
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Mark Raymond BradleyManaging Director and Chief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1957
Mr. James M. DykasSr. VP and ControllerN/AN/A1966
Mr. Kristi A. MaherChief Compliance Officer and Assistant Sec.N/AN/A1966
Mr. William Scott Jardine Esq.Chief Legal Officer and Sec.N/AN/A1960
Mr. Brett DimentHead of Emerging Market & Sovereign Debt and Portfolio Mang.N/AN/A1974
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund is a closed-ended balanced mutual fund launched and managed by First Trust Advisors L.P. It is co-managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Inc. The fund invests in public equity and fixed income markets of global emerging countries. It seeks to invest in the stocks of companies operating across the diversified sectors. For its fixed income component, the fund invests in government debt securities, corporate bonds, non investment-grade securities, asset-backed securities, credit-linked notes, and credit default swaps. It employs fundamental analysis to create its portfolio. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital Global Emerging Markets Index, FTSE All World Emerging Market Index, and a blended index composed of JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index - Global Diversified (32.5%); JPMorgan Government Bond Index - Emerging Markets (32.5%); MSCI Global Emerging Markets Index (35.0%). First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund was formed on August 28, 2006 and is domiciled in the United States.

Corporate Governance

First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.