Jun 02, 2015

Renminbi3The renminbi is now the most-used currency among Asia-Pacific countries in their dealings with Greater China, says financial messaging service Swift.

Jun 02, 2015

Signing dealSweden-based asset manager East Capital has gained an asset management licence and a securities advice licence from the Hong Kong financial regulator.

Jun 02, 2015

Shanghai1Deutsche Bank has won a mandate to provide custody to Hwabao Trust's investments under China's qualified domestic institutional investor (QDII) programme.

May 26, 2015

Under review fileFund research firm Morningstar has placed the Newton Asian Income fund under review after its manager, Jason Pidcock, resigned to join Jupiter Asset Management.

May 26, 2015

Mutual fundsAsia-focused asset managers are hurrying to digest information released by regulators in China and Hong Kong about plans to allow funds to be passported between both markets.


Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Joining the family

Dec 12, 2017

An acquisition has increased the visibility of Natixis investment managers in Australia. George Mitton talks to its local chief executive.

INTERVIEW: ‘It cannot be excluded’

Sep 27, 2017

Bond Connect’s launch means China’s onshore bond markets are more accessible than ever. Mo Ji, an economist at amundi, tells George Mitton why that matters.


REAL ESTATE ROUNDTABLE: In search of a home

Jul 17, 2017

From Korean warehouses to Chinese hospitals, investors’ holding periods are growing in Asia. But in a market awash with liquidity, so is competition for assets. Our panel in Hong Kong discuss real estate investment.

ROUNDTABLE: More transparency, less certainty

Mar 20, 2017

Our panel discussed exchange-traded funds, regulatory overdrive and whether mutual fund recognition has been a failure. Chaired by George Mitton in Hong Kong.