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By Jackie Horne | 10 hours ago
Watch out for a rising dollar, say fixed income fund managers, who believe the second half of 2017 will drive performance of debt in certain markets, in a reversal of what ...
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 Jackie Horne | 2 days ago
Being flexible and selective will be key to success in fixed income investment this year, say debt specialists. They tip high yield and, later in the year, emerging-market debt ...
By Jackie Horne | 3 days ago
In the first of a series of articles on the fixed income outlook for this year, fund managers say bond investors are not pricing sufficient inflation into their expectations.
By Joe Marsh | 3 days ago
The head of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Ravi Menon, has voiced concerns about policy measures against free trade, particularly in the US.
By Toby Yiu | 13 January 2017
Shanghai has drafted eagerly awaited changes to its qualified domestic limited partnership scheme. Foreign asset managers are also hoping for clarity on Chinese mutual fund ...
By Richard Morrow | 12 January 2017
Asian institutions look set to continue their love affair with overseas property, but the coming year may test their resolve in light of lofty valuations and growing uncertainty.
By Richard Newell | 11 January 2017
China's E Fund and US asset manager State Street Global Advisors have signed a partnership on product development. But how will it really benefit each of them?
By Christina Wang | 10 January 2017
The country’s asset owners aim to increase their foreign exposure this year. In particular they are looking to buy US equity and investment-grade debt on price dips, say ...
By Richard Newell | 8 January 2017
The main focus in early 2017 will be on the US, but may soon shift to concerns about Europe. Meanwhile, portfolio strategies are still being driven by ultra-low yields and high ...
By Bernadette Tio | 6 January 2017
Some argue that hedge funds will benefit both from the support of US president-elect Donald Trump and increased volatility. But many institutions are reluctant to invest in them.
By Richard Morrow | 4 January 2017
A sceptical take on the development of financial services isn't short of stinging criticism for the industry, but fund managers and asset owners would do well to heed its key ...
By The Editors | 3 January 2017
From Brexit to Trump via closures, consolidation, Chinese developments and a host of other big issues, AsianInvestor rounds up the most read article from each month of last year.
By The Editors | 16 December 2016
AsianInvestor's daily newsletter is taking a break and will resume on January 3. We hope you had a fulfilling 2016 and look forward to providing more insightful coverage in 2017.
By Christina Wang | 16 December 2016
The private equity arm of the mainland group targets $500 million for the first close of a strategy that will largely invest in Asia and Europe. It ultimately hopes to raise $5 ...
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