NEWS

Oct 03, 2017

Forbes_websiteChina-focused asset manager Value Partners says it is negotiating with the media group Forbes to develop Forbes-branded financial products.

Oct 03, 2017

AquisitionParis-based Natixis Global Asset Management has acquired a majority stake in Investors Mutual, an Australian asset manager with 9 billion Australian dollars ($7 billion) of assets.

Oct 03, 2017

WarehouseAllianz Group has invested $100 million into a fund managed by E-Shang Redwood that invests in warehouses and other logistics properties in Japan.

Oct 03, 2017

New_Zealand_flagThe New Zealand Superannuation Fund has hired Quantifi, a US-based analytics firm, to provide risk management services.

Oct 03, 2017

Japanese_womenNorthern Trust has appointed Keishi Yamamoto as its head of asset management in Japan. He replaces Hidehiro Nakayama, who will retire this year.

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Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: ‘It cannot be excluded’

Sep 27, 2017

Bond Connect’s launch means China’s onshore bond markets are more accessible than ever. Mo Ji, an economist at amundi, tells George Mitton why that matters.

INTERVIEW: ‘We have to improve ourselves’

Jul 17, 2017

Raising productivity is essential for Abenomics to succeed, says Mitsuhiro Yuasa, co-founder of Rheos Capital.

Roundtables

REAL ESTATE ROUNDTABLE: In search of a home

Jul 17, 2017

From Korean warehouses to Chinese hospitals, investors’ holding periods are growing in Asia. But in a market awash with liquidity, so is competition for assets. Our panel in Hong Kong discuss real estate investment.

ROUNDTABLE: More transparency, less certainty

Mar 20, 2017

Our panel discussed exchange-traded funds, regulatory overdrive and whether mutual fund recognition has been a failure. Chaired by George Mitton in Hong Kong.