0001085146-16-003479.txt : 20160420 0001085146-16-003479.hdr.sgml : 20160420 20160419195924 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001085146-16-003479 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: SC 13G/A PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 1 FILED AS OF DATE: 20160420 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20160419 SUBJECT COMPANY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: FOMENTO ECONOMICO MEXICANO S A DE C V CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000894529 IRS NUMBER: 000000000 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G/A SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 005-81586 FILM NUMBER: 161580176 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: CUAUHTEMOC 400 SUR APERTADO POSTAL 2001 CITY: MONTERREY NL STATE: Q5 ZIP: 00000 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: GENERAL ANAYA NOL. 601 PTE. STREET 2: COLONIAL BELLA VISTA CITY: MONTERREY, NL STATE: O5 ZIP: 64410 FILED BY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT PLC/UK CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001080434 IRS NUMBER: 000000000 STATE OF INCORPORATION: X0 FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G/A BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 10 QUEENS TERRACE CITY: ABERDEEN STATE: X0 ZIP: AB10 1YG BUSINESS PHONE: 44-1224-631999 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 10 QUEENS TERRACE CITY: ABERDEEN STATE: X0 ZIP: AB10 1YG FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: ABERDEEN EMERGING CAPITAL LTD DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 20160122 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT PLC/UK DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19990517 SC 13G/A 1 femsaubda8_41916.htm ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT PLC femsaubda8_41916.htm
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
SCHEDULE 13G
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No. 8)*
FOMENTO ECONOMICO MEXICANO, S.A.B. DE C.V.
(Name of Issuer)
Common Stock & American Depository Receipt
(Title of Class of Securities)
sedol 2242059 & cusip 344419106
(CUSIP Number)
December 31, 2015
(Date of Event which Requires Filing of this Statement)
Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:
[X] Rule 13d-1(b)
[   ] Rule 13d-1(c)
[   ] Rule 13d-1(d)
* The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person's initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.
The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be "filed" for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ("Act") or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see Instructions).
CUSIP No.: sedol 2242059 & cusip 344419106
       
1
NAME OF REPORTING PERSON
Aberdeen Asset Management PLC
I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE PERSON (ENTITIES ONLY)
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
(a) [   ]
(b) [   ]
3 SEC USE ONLY
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
Scotland
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH 5
SOLE VOTING POWER
0
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
761,246,850
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
0
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
994,577,900
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
994,577,900
10
CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES
[   ]
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
5.6%
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON
IA
CUSIP No.: sedol 2242059 & cusip 344419106
ITEM 1(a). NAME OF ISSUER:
FOMENTO ECONOMICO MEXICANO, S.A.B. DE C.V.
ITEM 1(b). ADDRESS OF ISSUER'S PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES:
GENERAL ANAYA NOL. 601 PTE., COLONIAL BELLA VISTA, MONTERREY, NL O5 64410
ITEM 2(a). NAME OF PERSON FILING:
Aberdeen Asset Management PLC
ITEM 2(b). ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL BUSINESS OFFICE OR, IF NONE, RESIDENCE:
10 Queens Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland
ITEM 2(c). CITIZENSHIP:
Scotland
ITEM 2(d). TITLE OF CLASS OF SECURITIES:
Common Stock & American Depository Receipt
ITEM 2(e). CUSIP NUMBER:
sedol 2242059 & cusip 344419106
ITEM 3. IF THIS STATEMENT IS FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 240.13d-1(b), or 13d-2(b) or (c) CHECK WHETHER THE PERSON FILING IS A:
(a)
[ ]
Broker or dealer registered under Section 15 of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c);
(b)
[ ]
Bank as defined in Section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c);
(c)
[ ]
Insurance company as defined in Section 3(a)(19) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c);
(d)
[ ]
Investment company registered under Section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C 80a-8);
(e)
[X]
An investment adviser in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E);
(f)
[ ]
An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F);
(g)
[ ]
A parent holding company or control person in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G);
(h)
[ ]
A savings associations as defined in Section 3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813);
(i)
[ ]
A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under Section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-3);
(j)
[ ]
A non-U.S. institution in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J);
(k)
[ ]
Group, in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(K). If filing as a non-U.S. institution in accordance with 240.13d1(b)(1)(ii)(J), please specify the type of institution:
ITEM 4. OWNERSHIP
(a) Amount beneficially owned:
994,577,900
(b) Percent of class:
5.6%
(c) Number of shares as to which the person has:
(i) sole power to vote or to direct the vote:
0
(ii) shared power to vote or to direct the vote:
761,246,850
(iii) sole power to dispose or direct the disposition of:
0
(iv) shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of:
994,577,900
ITEM 5. OWNERSHIP OF FIVE PERCENT OR LESS OF A CLASS:
If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than five percent of the class of securities, check the following [ ].
ITEM 6. OWNERSHIP OF MORE THAN FIVE PERCENT ON BEHALF OF ANOTHER PERSON:
ITEM 7. IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF THE SUBSIDIARY WHICH ACQUIRED THE SECURITY BEING REPORTED ON BY THE PARENT HOLDING COMPANY:
ITEM 8. IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF MEMBERS OF THE GROUP:
ITEM 9. NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION OF GROUP:
ITEM 10. CERTIFICATION:
By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were acquired and are held in the ordinary course of business and were not acquired and are not held for the purpose of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect.
CUSIP No.: sedol 2242059 & cusip 344419106
SIGNATURE
After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.
April 19 2016
Aberdeen Asset Management PLC
By:
/s/Scott Massie
Name:
Scott Massie
Title:
Company Secretary
Attention — Intentional misstatements or omissions of fact constitute Federal criminal violations (See 18 U.S.C. 1001).