NEWS

Nov 20, 2018

Handshake_contractSchroder Investment Management in Singapore and Maybank Asset Management Group (MAMG) have struck a long-term strategic partnership to target investment solutions in the Malaysian wealth market.

Nov 20, 2018

Shanghai skylineSingapore’s sovereign wealth fund, GIC, and real estate giant CapitaLand have teamed up to acquire Shanghai’s tallest twin towers – standing at 263 metres – for RMB12.8 billion (€1.61 billion).

Nov 20, 2018

DataEnterprise data quality reconciliation services provider, Duco, has opened new offices in Singapore to meet demand for its services and solutions in the region.

Nov 20, 2018

Hong-KongSchroders has hired Amy Cho as its chief executive officer for Hong Kong. She is set to take up the new role on December 3, 2018.

Nov 20, 2018

AcquisitionThe $150 million (€130 million) acquisition of Fortune media brand by Fortune Group Holdings was advised by global law firm Dechert LLP. It was purchased from Meredith Corporation Limited.

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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

SINGAPORE ROUNDTABLE: Optimism versus caution

Oct 23, 2018

The impact of financial technology, developments in Asian passporting and the promise of new markets in Thailand were among the topics discussed by our panel. Chaired by George Mitton in Singapore.

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.