Equities

Jan 08, 2019

Japan_indicesJapan’s mighty Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) has appointed two asset managers to oversee its passive domestic equity mandates.

Jan 08, 2019

Private_equity_searchPrivate equity firm ChrysCapital has rounded off the funding process for its eighth and latest fund, raising $850 million in four months.

Dec 18, 2018

Franklin Templeton Investments has made two senior hires – both from the same manager – for its emerging markets equity team.

Dec 18, 2018

Emerging and frontier markets specialist East Capital has acquired fellow Swedish fund management company, Monyx, from its owner NewCap Holding.

Dec 11, 2018

Artificial_intelligencePing An of China Asset Management has launched two exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that it says are unique to the Hong Kong market.

Nov 06, 2018

Asia_globeAberdeen Standard Investments has bolstered its Asia team with the addition of four portfolio managers in Hong Kong and China.

Nov 06, 2018

US_midterm_electionAsian investors have one eye firmly fixed on the US as the electorate prepares to head to the polls for the midterm elections on November 6, 2018.

Nov 06, 2018

Private_equitySoutheast Asia has seen record levels of private equity and venture capital investment activity in 2018, according to the accounting and professional services firm, Ernst & Young (EY).

Oct 30, 2018

ShanghaiPrescient Investment Management has launched a China equity fund that will mainly invest in A shares listed on the Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges.

Oct 23, 2018

/Emerging_marketsSouth Africa-based Investec Asset Management has added to its Asian and emerging market equity team by appointing Nidhi Mahurkar as an investment director.

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Executive Interviews

Interview: Asia’s sweet spots

Jul 05, 2019

As the US-China trade war ramps up with a hike in levies, Tai Hui, chief market strategist for Asia-Pacific at JP Morgan Asset Management, tells Romil Patel where he identifies investment value.

Interview: Money needs a place to go

Mar 11, 2019

Peng Fei, chief investment officer at Wanwei Asset Management, tells Romil Patel about allocating capital across risk factors when asset performance is uncertain and unpredictable.

Roundtables

ESG roundtable: Are the ESG stars aligning across Asia?

Jul 05, 2019

Our panel of experts discusses driving higher ESG asset allocation in Asia, growing calls to address the global climate crisis and the importance of governance. Chaired by Romil Patel in Hong Kong.

Singapore roundtable: A money magnet

Mar 11, 2019

Our panel discussed why the Singapore Variable Capital Company makes them bullish, what gives the onshore jurisdiction an offshore feel and “blood on the streets” from China’s slowdown. Chaired by Romil Patel in Singapore.