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By Jack Lin
19 May 2016
Investors should embrace a different way of investing which may reduce directionality while offering the potential for enhanced diversification and truly uncorrelated alpha.
By Gaurav Mallik
5 April 2016
Concerns have been raised about investors ‘chasing performance’ by investing more into expensive factors like volatility and could suffer from a sharp reversal of ...
The International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance pits the performance of socially responsible funds against sharia-compliant peers and unearths some interesting findings.
By Kevin Anderson | 29 February 2016
Kevin Anderson, head of investments for Asia Pacific at State Street Global Advisors, proposes re-conceiving the 60/40 investment framework to cope better with prevailing ...
By The Editors | 12 January 2016
Thomas Poullaouec, head of investment strategy for Asia Pacific at State Street Global Advisors, discusses how portfolios can be enhanced by adopting factor-based strategies.
By Naomi Denning | 11 January 2016
Private markets help complete portfolios by accessing exposure that is not available through publicly listed assets. Willis Towers Watson looks at how to implement such strategies.
By The Editors | 19 November 2015
Jo Van de Velde, global head of product management at Euroclear, highlights how regional payments harmonisation provides lessons for global securities markets.
By Euroclear | 7 September 2015
A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Investors expect every step in the fund transaction processing lifecycle to be robust and transparent. But is this possible?
By AMP Capital | 22 July 2015
AMP Capital's Tim Humphreys explains what investors are looking for when they move into infrastructure. He sets out the differences between listed and unlisted assets, and how ...
By HSBC Global Asset Management | 23 June 2015
The prospect of US interest rate hikes has spurred fears of a potential sell-off in global bond markets. Asian fixed income markets have been relatively resilient, despite the ...
By HSBC Global Asset Management | 19 May 2015
Offshore RMB bonds delivered lacklustre returns for most of the first quarter but have recently seen a significant turnaround as liquidity conditions have improved drastically. ...
By The Editors | 1 May 2015
Q&A with INCEIF’s Dean of Graduate Studies, Professor Dr Mansor Haji Ibrahim
By State Street Global Advisors | 21 April 2015
State Street Global Advisors and DoubleLine Capital’s Jeffrey Gundlach, who has been called the new “Bond King”, have teamed up for a new active fixed income ...
By Towers Watson | 24 February 2015
A fiduciary management relationship is being increasingly recognised for its benefits, but its rationale and key factors need to be understood in order for investors to utilise ...
By Dr Mohamed Eskandar Shah Mohd. Rasid | 19 December 2014
The development of the Islamic Capital Market has been strengthened in Malaysia in recent years, but the industry still faces challenges and needs to define its future strategy.
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June 2016 Magazine
AsianInvestor Magazine

What's in this issue

Asia’s leading investment houses and service providers enjoy the limelight
China’s fund industry cutback
Family offices rebut the banks
Asset owners reveal their key investment lessons