Aug 31, 2021

Logistics conceptHong Kong-based life insurer, AIA, has teamed up with Singapore-based real estate investment group, GLP, to pursue investments in the logistics real estate sector.

Aug 31, 2021

Green bondsThe Bank of International Settlements (BIS) is investigating the tokenisation of green bonds in a bid to promote sustainable investment.

Aug 31, 2021

ETF blocksFrench asset manager, Amundi, has extended its sustainable ETF range following the launch of a passive strategy that tracks Asian companies and excludes fossil fuels.

Aug 31, 2021

Asia Pacific globeDeutsche Bank Wealth Management has appointed Alania Hsu Concepcion to its investment management team in Southeast Asia.

Aug 23, 2021

IndonesiaUS asset manager Franklin Templeton has launched its first mutual fund in Indonesia after teaming up with a local investment manager, Bahana TCW.

Aug 23, 2021

Indices boardIndex provider MSCI has partnered with the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) to launch an index futures contract.


Executive Interviews

Executive interview: PGIM CEO on where the ESG flowers should bloom

Sep 27, 2021

David Hunt, president and chief executive of PGIM, tells Romil Patel about leading a top 10 global asset manager in times where “empowering and encouraging the kind of investment decisions as...

Executive interview: Nicolas Moreau’s orderly transition

Jul 12, 2021

Nicolas Moreau, CEO of HSBC Asset Management, is moving to Asia as the firm looks to connect more directly with the region’s growth story. ESG is also a key focus – including the ‘just’ carbon...


Roundtable: How well geared are Japanese assets for a new world?

Jul 12, 2021

As we prepare to emerge from Covid, experts look at overcoming demographic issues through a combination of good tech and corporate governance, improving productivity and meeting an ambitious government carbon emissions reduction target. Chaired by Romil Patel.

Hong Kong roundtable: Increasing China’s prominence as an asset class

Mar 04, 2021

Our line-up of experts in Hong Kong considers the importance of fixed income ETFs, sustainability and the prospects of increasing China in the indices. Chaired by Romil Patel.