Jun 09, 2015

Hedge maze2New York-based execution broker and research provider ITG has hired two employees to support its newly launched hedge fund platform for the Asia-Pacific region.

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.


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.


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.