NEWS

Jan 12, 2016

Circuit breakersChina scrapped circuit breakers designed to prevent excessive stock market volatility after only four days in operation because of flaws in the scheme, says a major ratings agency.

Jan 12, 2016

Merger1Vietnam's Dragon Capital has merged the assets of its Vietnam Growth Fund with its flagship equity fund, Vietnam Enterprise Investments, a closed-ended investment fund domiciled in the Cayman Islands.

Jan 12, 2016

Green energy1Stockholm-based asset manager East Capital is repositioning its Chinese equity fund as a thematic investment product investing in environmental and sustainability trends in China.

Jan 12, 2016

multi-managerUK-based asset manager Schroders has hired Vincent Chan, a former employee of Singapore's government sovereign wealth fund, as head of multi-asset product strategy in Asia.

Jan 05, 2016

Real estateThe Taiwanese regulator has eased restrictions on local real estate investment trusts (Reits) that prevented them from investing in overseas property.

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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

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.

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.