Investment strategy

Oct 17, 2019

Panellists discuss expanding product capability across Asia-Pacific, the opportunities and regulatory challenges around data and the prospects for ETFs in the region. Chaired by Romil Patel in Hong Kong.

Oct 16, 2019

Mark_SandersThe last decade has seen a dramatic increase in Chinese foreign direct investment (FDI) in the EU and the UK in particular.

Oct 16, 2019

Olivier_PortenseigneTo get the most value out of the digitisation of investment fund distribution, a blockchain-based infrastructure is fundamental. By Olivier Portenseigne, Managing Director and Chief Commercial Officer, Fundsquare.

Oct 15, 2019

Tiananmen_squareCaps on foreign ownership of fund companies are set to be scrapped in China in April 2020, a year ahead of the original schedule, as the government accelerates its economic liberalisation plans.

Oct 15, 2019

Merging_blocksIndia’s Baroda Asset Management and BNP Paribas Asset Management India have agreed to a merger, subject to regulatory and legal approvals.

Oct 15, 2019

Kangaroo_signFirst State Super, the Australia-based $67 billion (A$100 billion) superannuation fund, has appointed HSBC Global Asset Management to manage a $338 million multi-factor mandate.

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.

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Sponsored Profiles

Sponsored feature: How is DLT changing the global securities services landscape?

Oct 17, 2019

By Jeslyn Tan, global head of product management, securities services, at Deutsche Bank

Sponsored feature: A new base for fund distribution

Oct 16, 2019

To get the most value out of the digitisation of investment fund distribution, a blockchain-based infrastructure is fundamental. By Olivier Portenseigne, Managing Director and Chief Commercial Officer, Fundsquare.

Sponsored profile: Bridging the gap

Mar 11, 2019

Private equity is a core part of the business for Caceis’ Hong Kong office, which looks after clients in China and Europe. David Li, chief executive officer, explains why private equity enjoys strong client demand and how it is being used to fund China’s international infrastructure ambitions.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Market knowledge key to fund distribution in Asia

Jan 11, 2019

The highly fragmented investment markets in the Asia-Pacific region require detailed knowledge of each market’s unique characteristics and framework. By Lou Kiesch, Partner, and Marc Noirhomme, Director, at Deloitte Luxembourg.

Executive Interviews

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...

Executive interview: Timing the market

Oct 17, 2019

Amy Cho, Schroders’ Hong Kong chief executive and regional head of intermediary clients, tells Romil Patel about Hongkongers’ love of investing, staying nimble in a volatile market and following...

Roundtables

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.

Roundtable: Priming for Asia’s growth

Oct 17, 2019

Panellists discuss expanding product capability across Asia-Pacific, the opportunities and regulatory challenges around data and the prospects for ETFs in the region. Chaired by Romil Patel in Hong Kong.