Investment strategy

Apr 10, 2018

Reserve-Bank-of-IndiaAn investment firm has criticised the decision of the Indian central bank to leave the repo rate unchanged at 6%.

Apr 10, 2018

Japanese pensionerThe Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) of Japan has award an infrastructure investment mandate to DBJ Asset Management.

Apr 10, 2018

Law firmLaw firm Simmons & Simmons has set up an Italian desk in Asia to serve clients involved in cross-border transactions.

Apr 03, 2018

Oil_pumps_commoditiesTrade data suggests China has all but halted exports of critical supplies such as petroleum to North Korea.

Apr 03, 2018

Bank_of_China_towerChinese banks are predicted to enjoy share price growth as bad loans decline as a proportion of overall lending.

Apr 03, 2018

Kaohsiung_TaiwanCTBC Investments will act as the master agent for Natixis Investment Managers in Taiwan under a newly signed agreement.

Apr 03, 2018

Japanese_yen_symbolInvestor flows into Japanese equity funds reached their highest weekly total in four years last week.

Mar 27, 2018

Container_shipEconomic commentators were hoping for a measured response from Beijing after US president Donald Trump imposed new tariffs on imports.

Mar 27, 2018

Chinese_indicesChinese renminbi-denominated government and policy bank bonds will join the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Index in a phased process starting next year.

Mar 27, 2018

PensionerA newly formed body that aims to represent Hong Kong pension providers has appointed industry veteran Heman Wong as its chief executive.

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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.