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    Asia-Pacific asset pile to double to $10 trillion

    The sum of Asia-Pacific institutional assets that are addressable by third-party managers will nearly double to an estimated $10 trillion in ten years.

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    Funds of funds given go-ahead in China

    China's regulator, the China Securities Regulatory Commission, has revealed rules governing newly permitted fund-of-fund structures.

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    Japan's Sumi Trust appoints new international head

    Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Group of Japan has appointed Yukihiro Murota as managing director of the firm's international business.

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  • Marketing plan

    Harvest hires marketing chief from Mirae

    The Hong Kong unit of Harvest Fund Management, a Chinese asset manager with $97 billion in assets, has hired Ashley Dale as its chief business development officer and chief marketing officer.

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