Investment strategy

Oct 23, 2018

PasturesJulie Becker of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange talks about the role the exchange provider plays in bringing together various players in sustainable finance, including through a ‘window’ for socially responsible investment (SRI) funds.

Oct 23, 2018

FusePrivate equity funds have attracted huge numbers for capital-raising this year following a record-breaking 2017. but, asks Mark Latham, can the momentum continue?

Oct 23, 2018

Palm_treesInvestors could be wrong to let currency devaluations in emerging markets colour their picture of the wider asset class, finds Fiona Rintoul.

Oct 16, 2018

FinTechRegulators in Singapore and Indonesia have vowed to collaborate on financial technology to help foster innovation.

Oct 16, 2018

IndiaCoupland Cardiff, a boutique asset manager specialising in Asian equities, is launching a fund focused on the Indian subcontinent to tap into the opportunities of a large domestic market.

Oct 16, 2018

SydneyNorthern Trust Asset Management has hired Scott Bennett in the newly created role of head of quantitative research for Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.

Oct 09, 2018

Chinese_stock_quotesA major provider of smart beta investment tools says Chinese mainland-listed A-shares are not accessible enough to join its indices.

Oct 09, 2018

Kuala_LumpurHong Kong-based asset manager Value Partners is expanding its global presence with a new office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Oct 09, 2018

climate changeThe investment community is rewarding corporates that are tackling climate change amid warnings from leading scientists that only 12 years remain to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees above pre-industrial levels.

Oct 09, 2018

Online_trainingMobile and web broker Huanying International will offer clients a suite of services from financial technology firm Ayondo under a new partnership.

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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.