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# Aberdeen Indonesia Fund, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IF)
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Important Risk Considerations

Investing in any Aberdeen closed-end fund carries certain risks and may not suitable for all investors. Investors should carefully review and consider the potential risks before investing.

Aberdeen Asia-Pac Income Fund, Inc. (FAX)*

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

Concentrating investments in the Asia-Pacific region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Fixed income securities are subject to certain risks including, but not limited to: interest rate (changes in interest rates may cause a decline in the market value of an investment), credit (changes in the financial condition of the issuer, borrower, counterparty, or underlying collateral), prepayment (debt issuers may repay or refinance their loans or obligations earlier than anticipated), and extension (principal repayments may not occur as quickly as anticipated, causing the expected maturity of a security to increase)

Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. (IAF)*

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in Australia, including the risk of investing in a single-country fund. Concentrating investments in the Australia region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

Aberdeen Chile Fund (CH)*

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in Chile, including the risk of investing in a single-country fund. Concentrating investments in the Chile region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

Aberdeen Emerging Markets Smaller Company Opportunities Fund, Inc. (ETF)**

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

Since the Fund focuses on emerging markets smaller companies, an investment in the in the Fund may involve a greater degree of risk than an investment in other funds that investments seek capital appreciation by investing in a broader mix of issuers.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

Aberdeen Global Income Fund, Inc. (FCO)*

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

Fixed income securities are subject to certain risks including, but not limited to: interest rate (changes in interest rates may cause a decline in the market value of an investment), credit (changes in the financial condition of the issuer, borrower, counterparty, or underlying collateral), prepayment (debt issuers may repay or refinance their loans or obligations earlier than anticipated), and extension (principal repayments may not occur as quickly as anticipated, causing the expected maturity of a security to increase)

Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. (GCH)*****

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in China, including the risk of investing in a single-country fund. Concentrating investments in the China region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies

Aberdeen Indonesia Fund, Inc. (IF)

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in Indonesia, including the risk of investing in a single-country fund. Concentrating investments in the Indonesia region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

Aberdeen Israel Fund, Inc. (ISL)

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in Israel, including the risk of investing in a single-country fund. Concentrating investments in the Israel region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund, Inc. (LAQ)

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in Latin America, including the risk of investing in a single country fund. Concentrating investments in the Latin America region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

Aberdeen Singapore Fund, Inc. (SGF)****

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market countries.

There are also risks associated with investing in Singapore and ASEAN Group countries. ASEAN is the Association of Southeast Asian Nations which is comprised of Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, Thailand, Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.

Concentrating investments in the Singapore region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds. Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

The Asia Tigers Fund, Inc. (GRR)

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods.

There are also risks associated with investing in Asian countries. These risks are enhanced in emerging markets countries. Concentrating investments in the Asia region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

The India Fund, Inc. (IFN)

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in India, including the risk of investing in a single-country fund. Concentrating investments in the India region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies

The Japan Equity Fund, Inc. (JEQ)

International investing entails special risk considerations, including currency fluctuations, lower liquidity, economic and political risks, and differences in accounting methods; these risks are generally heightened for emerging market investments.

There are also risks associated with investing in Japan, including the risk of investing in a single-country fund. Concentrating investments in the Japan region subjects the Fund to more volatility and greater risk of loss than geographically diverse funds.

Equity stocks of small and mid-cap companies carry greater risk, and more volatility than equity stocks of larger, more established companies.

** As of 03/15/2013, Fund name changed from Aberdeen Emerging Markets Telecommunications and Infrastructure Fund, Inc.

**** As of 11/01/2013, Fund name changed from The Singapore Fund, Inc.

***** As of 12/02/2013, Fund name changed from The Greater China Fund, Inc.

 
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