REG-Ashmore Group Plc Quarterly AuM Statement

Released : 17/04/2007 06:02:00

RNS Number:9590U 
Ashmore Group PLC 
17 April 2007 
Ashmore Group plc 
0700 17 April 2007 
Ashmore Group plc ("the "Group"), a leading specialist emerging markets asset 
manager, announces today the following assets under management ("AuM") statement 
in respect of the three month period ending 31 March 2007. 
Assets under Management 
                          Actual                Actual             Movement 
Theme                        AuM                   AuM 
                     31 Dec 2006           31 Mar 2007 
                         (US$bn)               (US$bn)                  (%) 
Global US$                  18.3                  20.1                   10 
Local Currency               3.8                   4.2                   11 
Special Situations           2.9                   3.2                   10 
Equity                       1.8                   1.7                  (6) 
Total                       26.8                  29.2                    9 
Net subscriptions during this period totalled US$1.8bn. Trading conditions in 
the three months to 31 March 2007 remained satisfactory despite some market 
turbulence during the quarter, with global liquidity and strong fundamentals in 
emerging markets continuing to be positive for the Group's investment themes. 
The Group has continued to attract net subscriptions and the Group's track 
record of delivering investment out-performance has been sustained. 
The Group remains focused on delivering long term investment out-performance and 
generating net management fee income through the attraction of net subscriptions 
across all of its investment themes. Trading conditions continue to be in line 
with management expectations and the Group remains confident of its prospects 
for the current financial year. 
The Group will announce its fourth quarter AuM Statement on 17 July 2007 and its 
preliminary results in respect of the financial year to 30 June 2007 at 0700 
hours on 12 September 2007. 
For further information, please contact: 
Ashmore Group plc                             +44 20 7557 4100 
Jim Pettigrew                                 +44 20 7557 4157 
Chief Operating and Financial Officer 
Penrose Financial                             +44 20 7786 4888 
Gay Collins                                   +44 7798 626 282 
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