Yields and improving fundamentals indicate the Asian local currency bond market is well placed in 2018 according to State Street Global Advisors.
Gradual appreciation of the renminbi should help boost returns, investment experts outline.
The 2018 AsianInvestor Liquidity Survey across Asia-Pacific has revealed an ever-sharper focus by hedge funds on optimising returns and keeping operational processes as clean and efficient as possible, explains Lauren Oakes of Goldman Sachs Asset Management.
Training, transparency, reliability and good stewardship can help build investors’ respect, and potentially boost the bottom line.
Investors are turning to pooled vehicles and co-investments, as they seek to anticipate a rotation of assets into fixed incomes, a new survey by AsianInvestor and QIC shows.
Investors funnel more money into infrastructure as the supply of available assets tightens, finds an AsianInvestor/QIC survey
Cecilia Chan, fixed income CIO for HSBC Global Asset Management in Asia-Pacific, is preparing for a more volatile landscape in 2018, seeking to add alpha from the opportunity to manage portfolios more actively again.
For investors, this asset class offers the prospect of higher yields and exposure to the region's favourable growth characteristics, according to Matthew Arnold of State Street Global Advisors.
With the return of market volatility and the prospect of rising inflation, investors are actively seeking ways to protect their portfolios.
The global political stage will remain firmly in the spotlight this year. It’s not just the Trump administration dominating the news flow: emerging markets face a raft of tight and unpredictable elections in the next 12 months.
With the precious metal increasingly included in multi-asset strategies, Robin Tsui of SSGA looks at key questions for investors.
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Kheng Siang Ng of State Street Global Advisors talks through the key drivers for Asia's bond markets this year and identifies opportunities and risks for investors.
The new rules from the European Securities and Markets Authority will affect research consumption and fund distribution in Asia, according to a roundtable by AsianInvestor and BNP Paribas.
The hunt for yield is leading sophisticated factor investing to gain more interest with institutional investors, listeners to a webinar organised by AsianInvestor and FTSE Russell heard.
China’s A-share market, which has a market value of more than US$7 trillion, offers exclusive and diverse investment opportunities not found in offshore listings, according to Schroders.
AXA IM's Chorus multi-premia strategy aims to deliver attractive, liquid and transparent risk-adjusted performance to global clients.
In Asia-Pacific’s prolonged low-yield and regulated environment, institutional investors are increasingly taking on portfolio risk in their search for returns, while risks are plentiful. So how are Asia-Pacific investors striking a balance between finding opportunities and mitigating risks?
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Investment specialists discuss portfolio positioning at a time when strong growth has left stock valuations looking stretched.