Investment strategy

Oct 15, 2019

Asia_globeGlobal asset manager Legg Mason has promoted Andy Sowerby as head of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan).

Oct 15, 2019

Luxembourg_mapRBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of the Royal Bank of Canada, has launched a Luxembourg-domiciled Ucits strategy for Japan-based Daiwa Asset Management.

Oct 08, 2019

renewable energyStandard Chartered Bank is set to offer corporate and individual clients in Singapore a sustainable deposit – Asia’s first, according to the firm.

Oct 08, 2019

Singapore_MerlionAviva Investors has announced the launch of a multi-asset fund to accredited and retail investors in Singapore.

Oct 08, 2019

Great_Hall_of_the_PeopleValue Partners has launched its first All China Equity Fund in response to increased demand from European investors targeting a China only solution.

Oct 08, 2019

Tokyo_Kabuki-choAllianz Real Estate has marked its foray into the Japanese residential market with an agreement to purchase a €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion) portfolio of multi-family residential assets from Blackstone.

Oct 08, 2019

AcquisitionJapan’s first insurance company, Tokio Marine, has agreed a $3.1 billion deal to acquire US insurer Pure Group.

Oct 01, 2019

dividendsUS fund manager Capital Group has launched a fund investing in companies around the world that pay dividends and offer attractive growth prospects.

Oct 01, 2019

Real_estatePGIM Real Estate has raised US$447 million in equity capital from Japanese, US, Canadian, German and Swiss investors in the initial closing of its Asia Core fund.

Oct 01, 2019

Business_restructuringEastspring Investments, the Asian asset management arm of Prudential, has restructured its investment department and seen the departure of the chief investment officer Virginie Maisonneuve.

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