Several senior staff are believed to have left the fund house following its merger with Pioneer Investments, including heads for Asia institutional and China, as well as a lead equities PM.
Asia lacks deep, mature bond markets relative to Europe and the US, particularly in terms of corporate issuance, and the small number and volumes of fixed-income exchange-traded...
The British asset manager has added to its real estate team in Singapore as it anticipates an eastward wave of capital from European institutions.
Assets are changing hands among state-owned entities to support the first pillar of the pension system in China, but the asset management business is unlikely to reap benefits from this.
Australia’s $158 billion sovereign wealth fund is a large investor in alternative assets. Chief executive David Neal outlines its approach to private markets in the current environment.
The $125 billion state fund is seeking managers for 15 mandates for its first overseas absolute-return equity portfolios, as it seeks to counter expected volatility in global markets.