The Financial Services Commission says it will approve a licence for an online funds supermarket as soon as possible, to be fully operational by March. The aim is to cut costs ...
Local media is reporting that sovereign wealth fund Korea Investment Corporation has decided on a new CEO and an announcement on the appointment is pending.
We republish Jame DiBiasio's award-winning feature on Korea's National Pension Service.
Faced with low yields at home and a need for diversification, Korean institutions are taking a fund of funds approach in Africa and are making plans for direct investment.
Korea Investment Corporation has signed an MoU for a co-investment platform with Russian state fund RDIF to look at forestry and infrastructure deals, among others.
Investor confidence has risen globally, but equities are seen as being at their most expensive for nearly a decade, according to Bank of America-Merrill Lynch’s fund ...
Korea's $370 billion state retirement fund has awarded its global equity custody mandate to State Street, replacing Citi, while JP Morgan retains its foreign bond custody ...
The president and CEO of Korea's sovereign wealth fund has resigned, and chief investment officer Lee Dong-ik is taking over on an interim basis.
The Paris-based firm is seeking a distribution partner to help boost its AUM by over a third in Asia, as it prepares to launch a new Luxembourg fund.
The $60 billion savings bureau is chiefly seeking exposure to US and European real estate via distressed and opportunistic strategies. It outlines mandate requirements.
The US fund house has signed an agreement with the Korean firm to help it distribute products such as its floating-rate bank loan strategy.
The investment consultancy has made an internal transfer to fill the newly created post of head of sovereign advisory for Asia, as it sharpens its focus on this client segment.
Apec ministers from Singapore, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand agree to develop a framework to facilitate regional cross-border fund sales in a move that could reshape ...
Far from worrying about India and Indonesia, famed economist Paul Krugman says it's China that keeps him up at night and sees cause for alarm in Korea's rising household debt.
Under the partnership with New York Life Investments, the Korean insurer is targeting domestic institutions with a new asset-allocation fund and mulling offshore business.