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By Joe Marsh
11 hours ago
Fund firms, broker-dealers and investment advisers can help plug gaps in Hong Kong’s responsible officer regime, says Julia Leung of the Securities and Futures Commission.
By Bernadette Tio
1 day 4 hours ago
The Swiss private bank's chief investment officer, Norman Villamin, says active managers are likely to attract flows from passive strategies as quantitative easing comes to an end.
By Christina Wang
11 January 2017
Private bank LGT and JP Morgan Asset Management recommend selling emerging-market debt, but clients in Asia seem reluctant to do so.
By Joe Marsh | 11 January 2017
Swiss private bank Syz has called time on its asset management business in the region, closing its Hong Kong office a decade after setting it up.
By Bernadette Tio , Toby Yiu | 8 December 2016
The Swiss asset and wealth manager is shutting its Hong Kong operation, a move that came as no surprise to market observers. More industry closures and consolidation are expected.
By Christina Wang | 8 December 2016
In the second of two articles on Alibaba's mobile-based fund platform, Ant Fortune president Huang Hao outlines how it picks and recommends products.
By Joe Marsh , Bernadette Tio , Richard Morrow | 7 December 2016
The deal will create an entity with $45 billion under management in Asia, but there are obstacles to integrating the businesses, note industry observers.
By Bernadette Tio , Joe Marsh | 6 December 2016
The Dutch bank is making an announcement about the sale to LGT at a townhall meeting this afternoon.
By Christina Wang | 6 December 2016
The firm is planning a robo-advisory platform, but has ruled out working with technology vendors because it feels their aims are overly short-termist.
By Richard Newell | 5 December 2016
The CEO of fund house EIP wants commission payments to be banned in Hong Kong, as the industry awaits new disclosure rules. Jessica Cutrera of EXS Capital also calls for more ...
By Christina Wang | 29 November 2016
The mobile fund app owned by Alibaba's Ant Financial is exploring ways of expanding its user base. AsianInvestor spoke to Huang Hao, president of Ant Fortune.
By Richard Morrow | 23 November 2016
The Securities and Futures Commission plans to make distributors declare the commissions they charge on funds, reflecting a global trend.
By Bernadette Tio | 21 November 2016
Hou Wey Fook, head of managed investment solutions at the private bank, outlines how his team incorporates active and passive funds in client portfolios, and its use of ...
By Bernadette Tio , Toby Yiu | 15 November 2016
The Swiss firm has hired its first private bank chief based in China, as it continues to build out local businesses in Asia. It's not clear whether it is still seeking local ...
By Bernadette Tio | 15 November 2016
The Singapore bank sees opportunities stemming from Donald Trump's plans to boost military and infrastructure spending, while it is shifting focus away from sovereign bonds.
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Underweight US
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Overweight US
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Underweight EMs
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No change
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