Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. (the “Fund”) (NYSE AMEX: IAF), a closed-end equity fund, announced today its performance data and portfolio composition as of December 31, 2010.
The Fund’s total returns for various periods through December 31, 2010 are provided below. (All figures are based on distributions reinvested at the dividend reinvestment price and are stated net-of-fees):
|Period||NAV Total Return %||Market Price Total Return %|
| Since inception
The Fund’s returns, which are denominated in U.S. dollars, are affected by the performance of the U.S. dollar against the Australian dollar.