The Asian insurer has transferred staff from Hong Kong to the new Singapore-based entity, which it established to improve the efficiency of investment operations across the group.
UK-based Schroder Investment Management now trades 13 equity markets in Asia, having recently moved into frontier markets Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Private equity firms take note: Credit Agricole's wealth arm sees rising appetite from its Asian clients for private markets exposure. The bank's Asia CEO also stresses a growing focus on digital services.
Among the assets tipped to do well in the Year of the Rooster are high-yield bonds, event-driven hedge funds and Asia-Pacific property. Why? Read on...
Choi Young-Gwon will start in the new role on April 1 after overseeing big changes in investment strategy during his three years at Korea's Government Employees Pension Service.
In AsianInvestor's fourth prediction for the Year of the Rooster, we give our view on whether more countries will vote to leave the European Union.