ETFs

Apr 06, 2023

Unruffled by worldly turmoil, India’s stock market continues to grow. Piyasi Mitra considers ETFs that offer access for European investors.

Apr 04, 2023

Apac, ETF, assets, grow, 6.1%, Asia Pacific, JapanThe ETF industry in Asia Pacific ex-Japan gathered net inflows of US$559 million in the month of February 2023, according to research firm ETFGI.

Mar 28, 2023

DWS, Deutsche Bank Group, WangGerman asset manager DWS has named Vanessa Wang as head of Asia Pacific in a move designed to bolster the firm’s presence in the region.

Mar 21, 2023

China, ETF, ETFs, JPMorganJP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) has focused on China for the launch of its latest active ETF.

Feb 21, 2023

Japanese, ETFS, inflowsJapan’s ETF industry enjoyed a record-breaking start to 2023, according to industry data.

Jan 03, 2023

ShenzhenHong Kong-based CSOP Asset Management has become one of the first fund managers to avail of the ETF link between the exchanges of Singapore and Shenzhen.

Dec 20, 2022

CSOP, Bitcoin Futures, ETF, Hong KongChinese asset manager CSOP has launched its Bitcoin Futures ETF in Hong Kong.

Dec 06, 2022

JP Morgan, China, ETFJP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) is set to expand its range of Asia-focused active ETFs with a China-focused fund.

Nov 22, 2022

ETFsUS-based JPMorgan Asset Management (JPMAM) has made its first foray into Asia Pacific’s ETF market.

Oct 25, 2022

ETF, DWS, ICSD, LuxembourgGerman fund manager DWS has migrated its Luxembourg range of domestic ETFs to the international central securities depositaries (ICSD) model.

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Industry comments

Investing in tomorrow’s world

investmentAt times like these, HSBC Asset Management easily pivots towards emerging markets.

The spotlight on growth markets and the need to be nimble and dynamic is ever-sharper, given the difficulty in predicting monetary policy in the world’s major nations.

Sponsored feature: Navigating the complexities of FX execution and currency risk

A comprehensive, cost-effective, and transparent currency overlay hedging solution is crucial to mitigate FX exposure risks in the complex landscapes of Japan and China's FX markets, explains Hans Jacob Feder, PhD, global head of FX services at MUFG Investor Services.

Opinion

The emergence of AI-powered funds

Contradictory market sentiments from commentators have impeded the decision-making powers of the first wave of AI-powered ETFs, says Alvin Chia of Northern Trust Asset Servicing.

Transitioning to an era of scarcity

The world is transitioning from an era of commodity abundance to one of undersupply. Ben Ross and Tyler Rosenlicht of Cohen & Steers believe this shift may result in significant returns for commodities and resource producers over the next decade.

Asia credit: An outsized winner in the region’s energy transition?

Ross Dilkes, fixed income portfolio manager at Wellington Management, examines the opportunities and risks for bond investors presented by the region’s decarbonisation agenda.

A quiet revolution in Japan’s corporate governance

revolution, Japan, corporate governance, Shareholders, corporate, governance, standards, improvement, Tetsuro Takase, SuMi TrustShareholders in Japan no longer accept below-par corporate governance standards. Changes are taking place, but there are still areas for improvement, says Tetsuro Takase at SuMi Trust.

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...

Roundtables

India: An “obvious choice for global investors”

Jun 22, 2023

Funds Europe, the sister publication of Funds Global Asia, hosted an India investment discussion with two seasoned experts and asked if India is the ‘last one standing’ from the Brics phenomenon. We also hear that for India, the inclusion of Indian bonds in a major index may not be the desired...

Roundtable: Singapore comes of age as an Asian ESG hub

Dec 01, 2021

Strong ESG credentials strengthen the case for Singapore as a leader in Asia of the post-Covid recovery. Our panel discusses the risks and opportunities.