Asia Automation 2014

DataNicholas Pratt listens to international asset managers putting forward their argument for the adoption of automation in the Asian investment market.

KoreaThe adoption of automation may be increasing across Asia but there is still a huge diversity in the operating models of each region. Nicholas Pratt discovers how service providers can cope with this challenge.

FactoryInternational service providers may be grappling with a familiar problem but local markets in Asia are actually developing in new ways, discovers Nicholas Pratt.

Our panel discusses the rise of Hong Kong, the prospects for MFR, cross-border competition and the difficulties with distributors. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

Hong KongWith numerous passporting schemes in the offing, regulators may hold the key to promoting automation in Asia. Nicholas Pratt investigates.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Making a name

Apr 18, 2018

Formed by a merger in 2012, Old Mutual Global Investors was little-known in Asia. Carol Wong, managing director for Asia-Pacific, is changing that. She talks to George Mitton.

INTERVIEW: Joining the family

Dec 12, 2017

An acquisition has increased the visibility of Natixis investment managers in Australia. George Mitton talks to its local chief executive.

Roundtables

SINGAPORE ROUNDTABLE: Small nation, big ambitions

Apr 18, 2018

Our cross-industry panel discussed fund passporting, robo-advisers and the potential of a new investment structure, the S-Vacc. Chaired by George Mitton in Singapore.

REAL ESTATE ROUNDTABLE: In search of a home

Jul 17, 2017

From Korean warehouses to Chinese hospitals, investors’ holding periods are growing in Asia. But in a market awash with liquidity, so is competition for assets. Our panel in Hong Kong discuss real estate investment.