Aug 18, 2020

Regulators for the asset management industry are looking to encourage growth whilst calling on firms to take greater care of their customers, according to KPMG.

Aug 18, 2020

Assets in exchange-traded products (ETPs) listed globally reached a new record of US$6.66 trillion (€5.62 trillion) at the end of July.

Aug 18, 2020

BlackRock has launched a strategy targeting five megatrends said to shape the future of both the global economy and society, with alpha and index exposure.

Aug 11, 2020

New Zealand Super Fund and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board have struck an agreement to jointly acquire Asia Pacific Healthcare Group (APHG).

Aug 11, 2020

The Covid-19 crisis has precipitated a fundamental economic shake-up, very different to the global financial crisis (GFC) in 2008, observes Mark Rathbone, Asia Pacific capital projects and infrastructure leader at PwC. How is the pandemic affecting infrastructure investment?

Aug 11, 2020

July saw record inflows of £362 million (€403 million) into ESG funds globally despite equity funds overall suffering outflows of £240 million.


Sponsored Profiles

Sponsored feature: Asset allocators – How do you track your decisions?

Apr 06, 2020

Mark Barry, Head of Asset Allocation at Milestone Group, explores how a simple question can highlight opportunities to automate and streamline your asset allocation investment process.

Sponsored feature: How is DLT changing the global securities services landscape?

Oct 17, 2019

By Jeslyn Tan, global head of product management, securities services, at Deutsche Bank

Sponsored feature: A new base for fund distribution

Oct 16, 2019

To get the most value out of the digitisation of investment fund distribution, a blockchain-based infrastructure is fundamental. By Olivier Portenseigne, Managing Director and Chief Commercial Officer, Fundsquare.

Sponsored profile: Bridging the gap

Mar 11, 2019

Private equity is a core part of the business for Caceis’ Hong Kong office, which looks after clients in China and Europe. David Li, chief executive officer, explains why private equity enjoys strong client demand and how it is being used to fund China’s international infrastructure ambitions.

Executive Interviews

Executive interview: ‘China is the 800-pound gorilla’

Aug 04, 2020

Just over a year into his new role, Wai-Kwong Seck, chief executive officer at Eastspring Investments, discusses his business goals, the Covid-19 pandemic and China.

Executive interview: Understanding geographies

Apr 06, 2020

Margaret Harwood-Jones, co-head financing and securities services at Standard Chartered, shares her insights on platform standardisation, opportunities in Asia and regulatory change to encourage...


Hong Kong roundtable: A ‘fragile Goldilocks situation’

Apr 06, 2020

With the global economy at a crossroads, our panel of experts share their thoughts on the market conditions, geopolitical volatility and growth opportunities. Chaired by Romil Patel in Hong Kong.

Singapore roundtable: A horizon to hold long-term assets

Dec 12, 2019

Panellists discuss the geopolitical fractures concerning asset owners, Singapore as a hub for fintech start-ups and why it makes sense to raise capital from a Variable Capital Company (VCC). Chaired by Romil Patel in Singapore.