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Asian stocks have had a bumper year, but there is a widespread and growing consensus that it is time to exercise caution and reduce exposure.
The Swiss asset manager's head of institutional client coverage for Northern Asia has resigned and will leave in February, but has not yet decided on her next career move.
Institutional investors and fund managers in Asia are increasingly looking at the potential for blockchain to hasten trade settlement and reduce compliance costs.
The Bangkok-based insurer could almost double its foreign exposure in two years, using external fund managers to do so, says its CIO. Its peers are making similar moves.
China's array of investment fund options is growing, with Man opening a quantitative strategy fund. Others will likely follow, as regulators seek to ease open investing options.