Magazine issues»Autumn 2014

Chinese lanternsAlibaba has investors around the world buzzing, many of whom are unaware of the regulatory, shareholder and operational risks posed by the set up of Chinese internet companies. Stefanie Eschenbacher investigates the variable equity interest structure.

Leo PuriJust over a year since his appointment to lead UTI Asset Management, Leo Puri talks to Stefanie Eschenbacher about his ambitions to capitalise on the relationship with its foreign stakeholder T. Rowe Price. 

Indian womenAsset managers with ambitions in India were desperate for change long before voters cast their ballots to elect reformist Narendra Modi of the Bharatiya Janata Party as their new prime minister. Stefanie Eschenbacher explores the changes.

Securities lending is growing across Asia, but India has sIndian womano far been immune to the rising appetite. Nicholas Pratt examines whether this may change.

Roger BaconIn a new series, Funds Europe, in conjunction with Investec Asset Management, looks at the challenges affecting fund distributors around the world. Roger Bacon, managing director and head of managed investments for Asia Pacific at Citi Private Bank, explains the benefits of an open, client-centred approach. 

North KoreaFrontier market investors have arrived in countries under sanctions and embargoes, such as Iran and Cuba, even those without stock markets, such as North Korea and Myanmar. Stefanie Eschenbacher investigates the investment opportunities. 

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