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.

Jul 07, 2015

Asian-businessmanAsset managers may soon have a viable alternative to clumsy joint venture arrangements in China following an agreement to allow 100% foreign owned entities to manufacture and


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