Aug 11, 2015

CanadaCI Investments will become the first Canadian investor in China's renminbi qualified foreign institutional investor (RQFII) scheme in a move hailed as a significant extension of the programme in the Americas.

Aug 04, 2015

IndonesiaDeutsche Bank will provide safekeeping, fund administration and settlement for two funds from Indonesian firm PT Asuransi Cigna.

Aug 04, 2015

HiredBMO Financial Group has hired Monique Chan as chief executive of its Asian private banking business. She joins from Edmond de Rothschild Group, where she was chief executive and head of Asia.

Aug 04, 2015

Hong-KongThe Hong Kong-China mutual fund recognition scheme began taking registrations on July 1 to allow qualifying mainland Chinese funds to be sold in Hong Kong. Qualifying funds domiciled in Hong Kong will get the same treatment in mainland China.

Jul 28, 2015

Statue of liberty USTokyo-based asset manager Nikko Asset Management has promoted its US head of sales to the role of senior managing director as it seeks to expand its distribution in the country.

Jul 28, 2015

Handshake5Hong Kong-based Hang Seng Bank aims to set up a majority-owned fund management joint venture in mainland China, becoming the first foreign firm to have a controlling stake in a mainland asset manager.


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