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: Giving peace a chance

Jan 11, 2019

As US-China tensions escalated in 2018, the leaders of the two economies met in Buenos Aires to agree a truce. Aidan Yao, senior emerging Asia economist at Axa Investment Managers, talks to Romil...

INTERVIEW: Operational challenges

Jun 09, 2018

Caroline Higgins of Northern Trust tells George Mitton about A-share inclusion, ETF Connect and why Cayman funds predominate in the region.

Roundtables

HONG KONG ROUNDTABLE: A sunny picture

Jan 11, 2019

Changes to regulation, US-Sino trade tensions and further steps by China to open its capital markets were some of the topics discussed by our panel. Chaired by Romil Patel in Hong Kong.

SINGAPORE ROUNDTABLE: Optimism versus caution

Oct 23, 2018

The impact of financial technology, developments in Asian passporting and the promise of new markets in Thailand were among the topics discussed by our panel. Chaired by George Mitton in Singapore.