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: 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.

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.

Roundtables

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.

HONG KONG ROUNDTABLE: a long-term project

Jun 09, 2018

Our panel discussed robo-advisers, ETF Connect, and why the mutual recognition of funds (MRF) scheme will take time to develop. Chaired by George Mitton in Hong Kong.