The $462 billion state pension fund has just hired two more private-market portfolio managers in Singapore and is looking to add three in London and two in New York.
The fund house has poached Bin Han from Credit Suisse amid a raft of recent hires to its institutional and wholesale teams across Hong Kong and Singapore.
Prudential Asia names new CIO and CEO; China Universal's head of international business departs; Rajesh Manwani reportedly to join Julius Baer; Credit Suisse appoints adviser in Japan; Pictet adds North Asia banker; UBS hires exec for South Asia desk; Colliers shuffles China team; Myer Family Company hires NAB exec.
The Swiss fund house has named a new regional chief. His predecessor and the Asia head of distribution have departed, the latter to UBS Wealth Management.
The Australian fund house has poached from Deutsche Asset Management and Invesco to add to its private bank and intermediary sales teams for North Asia.
Several investment business heads have left the consultancy following a group-wide shakeup. They include two executives in Asia and the global head of alternatives.
Schroders hires Asia private bank sales head; OCBC buys NAB's wealth arm; CMA acquires Willis Towers Watson's wealth business; Amundi replaces HK COO; Credit Suisse PB's Asia product head to exit; Peter Ryan-Kane sets up firm; Transamerica Life adds commercial chief; Indosuez WM hires ex-ANZ banker; WTW adds insurance consultant
The firm says a review of client investment priorities has led it to globalise its equities focus, hastening the departure of its Asian equities team.
Out the door go the Hong Kong fund firm's deputy CEO, ETF chief and three others, and in comes a new head of sales, following the arrival in December of new CEO Au King-Lun.
Bosera loses intermediaries head to new firm; Aberdeen sees China equity PM exit; Natixis AM names new Asian equity head; CVC hires Japan president; Manulife AM replaces Malaysia CEO; JPM PB fund selector exits; Ping An adds innovation chief; eVestment hires first Japan BD exec.
The UK fund house has appointed a former Goldman Sachs executive to succeed Andrew Narracott as it continues its merger with Standard Life.
Korea's GEPS names CIO; ICBC CS hires index head, senior PM; JP Morgan loses Asean PM; Premia Partners poaches from iShares; China Merchants sets up Singapore private bank; Chubb Life replaces HK chief agency officer; Gibson Dunn hires; Hermes appoints fixed income head; Opus opens Singapore office.
Aberdeen and Franklin Templeton have just added senior hires in the region, while Credit Suisse Private Banking and Schroders have seen recent departures.
The US fund giant’s Asia-Pacific chief operating officer has left after seven years in the role and 17 with the firm. He spoke to AsianInvestor about his next move.
The Swiss fund house has hired its first dedicated multi-asset specialist in the region. The substantial length of time taken to find him reflects the fierce competition for such talent.
Pimco names Asia chief in reshuffle; Citi PB promotes Bacon; GSAM shuffles EM leadership; Nordea Bank replaces Singapore head; EFG hires North Asia head; Vontobel AM adds multi-asset solutions head; Colliers shuffles Asia team; China Pacific Insurance chairman resigns.
As US-based Neuberger Berman unveils its China head of institutional business, local players are voicing worries about the growing onshore challenge from overseas rivals.
Mirae Asset GI hires Asia sales head; MAS revokes licence; UBP hires heads of DPM, Greater China; CTBC PB product head exits; Amac sets up committees; HNA names CIO; China Life Group president moves to PICC; Allianz names corporate development head; Jupiter adds client, sales heads; First State announces high-yield team.
The asset manager has appointed a dedicated head of third-party distribution for Asia ex-Japan, with a focus on private bank coverage, AsianInvestor can reveal.
Brandywine Global has hired Tariq Ahmad as Asia ex-Japan CEO. In his first interview in the role, he outlined the fund firm's plans to focus more on Southeast Asia and tier-two clients.