Jul 28, 2015

Great wall of ChinaThe Chinese response to recent stock market volatility shows "a serious tension between control and openness", according to a UK economist.

Jul 21, 2015

TaxA major Indian asset manager says it chose not to domicile one of its new funds in Mauritius because it fears the Indian government will change or annul its double taxation agreement with that country.

Jul 21, 2015

Chinese lanternsA European venture that aims to take minority stakes in entrepreneurial asset management firms and help them grow says it is in talks with a potential Chinese shareholder.

Jul 14, 2015

Tiananmen square2China has created more problems than it solved by intervening to try to limit a fall in the country's stock market, says a prominent financial adviser.

Jul 14, 2015

Tokyo cityA net gain of $18 billion in the first half of the year means exchange-traded funds (ETFs) listed in Japan now have nearly as many assets as ETFs in the rest of the Asia-Pacific region combined.


Executive Interviews

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.

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.


SINGAPORE ROUNDTABLE: Small nation, big ambitions

Apr 18, 2018

Our cross-industry panel discussed fund passporting, robo-advisers and the potential of a new investment structure, the S-Vacc. Chaired by George Mitton in Singapore.

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.