Investment strategy

Apr 06, 2020

Compass2019 saw a bond bonanza but fixed income allocations are likely to be more neutral this year, finds Nick Fitzpatrick.

Mar 31, 2020

CoronavirusStandard Chartered has set its sights on tackling Covid-19 in the form of US$1 billion in financing for companies that provide goods and services to help fight the pandemic.

Mar 31, 2020

Singapore_dollarsPineBridge Investments has launched a retail share class of its existing Asia Pacific investment grade bond fund.

Mar 26, 2020

Global_assetsAssets in regulated open-ended fund assets worldwide increased 3.1% to €52.7 trillion in the fourth quarter of 2019, according to figures published by the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama).

Mar 24, 2020

CannonThroughout the coronavirus crisis, Funds Europe presents some of the best market commentary from fund professionals. Today, Oliver Blackbourn, multi-asset portfolio manager at Janus Henderson Investors, looks at market reactions as the Fed tries to management the crisis.

Mar 17, 2020

Shanghai-Stock-ExchangeInvesco has unveiled two new strategies providing investors exposure to China A-shares – one quantitative, the other active.

Mar 17, 2020

Computer_processor_chipA host of Asian cities, including Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region have been identified amongst the top 20 leading technology hubs outside Silicon Valley/San Francisco over the next four years, according to KPMG.

Mar 10, 2020

Graph_downMarket volatility took its toll on exchange-traded products (ETPs) in the last week of February, as investors rushed to pull out cash from the investment vehicle over coronavirus fears.

Mar 03, 2020

Green lightJP Morgan Asset Management’s (JPMAM) Asia growth fund has been given the green light for northbound distribution.

Mar 03, 2020

A “meaningful” relationship exists between ESG scores and developed markets sovereign spreads, according to research by Federated Hermes.

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Executive Interviews

Executive interview: Understanding geographies

Apr 06, 2020

Margaret Harwood-Jones, co-head financing and securities services at Standard Chartered, shares her insights on platform standardisation, opportunities in Asia and regulatory change to encourage...

Executive interview: ‘Bull markets don’t die of old age’

Dec 12, 2019

Having a balanced portfolio in the midst of the longest expansion in history is an investment imperative, Chris Alderson, co-head of global equity and head of international equity at T Rowe Price...

Roundtables

Hong Kong roundtable: A ‘fragile Goldilocks situation’

Apr 06, 2020

With the global economy at a crossroads, our panel of experts share their thoughts on the market conditions, geopolitical volatility and growth opportunities. Chaired by Romil Patel in Hong Kong.

Singapore roundtable: A horizon to hold long-term assets

Dec 12, 2019

Panellists discuss the geopolitical fractures concerning asset owners, Singapore as a hub for fintech start-ups and why it makes sense to raise capital from a Variable Capital Company (VCC). Chaired by Romil Patel in Singapore.