BNP Paribas Wealth Management has poached an executive from LGT Capital Partners, and other private banks are also looking to strengthen their direct investment teams in Asia.
Life companies such as FWD and Prudential are ramping up efforts in Thailand to sell more unit-linked products and thereby reduce their investment risk. They face familiar challenges.
Swiss group UBP's asset management arm has lured a senior portfolio manager from its Dutch rival.
Foreign asset managers are fast ramping up their China growth plans, say recruiters. With investment management WFOEs tipped to double in 2018, a talent bottleneck is forming.
Aberdeen Standard’s head of multi-manager solutions is tipping commodity-related real assets, with Blackstone and Schroders executives bullish on commodity prices.
Shum is leaving after just eight months with the Hong Kong-based asset manager, which last week saw its planned acquisition by China's HNA Group fall through.