Asean asset owners

Institutional investors in Southeast Asia have been increasing their overseas exposure with a view to diversifying their portfolios and boosting returns.

24 February 2016
Pension funds in the region recognise that investing more in alternatives has implications for their governance models, so they intend to make changes on that front.
23 February 2016
The CEO of Malaysia's $161 billion Employees Provident Fund attributed its strong 2015 performance to broad diversification, and says it will further boost its alternatives ...
20 October 2015
But Australia slipped to third in the MMGPI world rankings, partly because it hasn't been increasing the workforce participation rate of older workers as fast as other countries.
13 October 2015
The $38 billion pension fund is moving to diversify as well as expand its investment team. We speak to its new head of investments, Chompoopen Sirithorn.
5 October 2015
The $20 billion state pension fund is in touch with a growing number of asset managers about the possibility of expanding its international portfolio beyond bonds and equity ETFs.
17 August 2015
Arj Seriniyom, Thai Life's head of investments, says the $7.5 billion insurer is awarding its first global multi-asset mandates to two firms and will be looking to hire ...
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Expanding ESG in Asia
Q&A: Jupai Holdings
The Brexit fallout for fund managers
Chinese hedge funds step offshore