The Korean pension fund has just allocated $320 million to seven private equity managers. CIO Jang Dong-Hun tells AsianInvestor why they were chosen.
A global survey by the French bank said 84% of regional institutional investors incorporate environmental, social and governance in their investing practices.
The Korean pension funds are adding to their offshore investments in order to diversify and improve their returns on mounting asset bases.
Asia’s increasingly cash-rich but yield-starved insurance firms are casting an envious eye over US fixed income markets, where income returns are on the rise.
The pension fund’s CIO, Daisuke Hamaguchi, says the Japanese stock market has ceased to function properly. His proposed solution: a tax incentive for selling cross-shareholdings.
Chris Ryan, who headed the index provider's Asia-Pacific operations for four years, has left to run an independent investment consultancy.