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?
Building a culture of transparency in your organisation can be a hard sell internally. Northern Trust explains how to set up a four-point action plan to tackle this in the alternatives space.
Investment specialists discuss portfolio positioning at a time when strong growth has left stock valuations looking stretched.
As investors analyse return drivers ever more closely, executives from BNP Paribas Asset Management, Eastspring and NTUC Income discuss their approach to performance and analytics.
As the mainland funds industry undergoes a rapid transformation, its continued expansion will be driven by increasingly savvy retail investors, says Harvest Fund Management.
The gap is shrinking between emerging-market and developed-market growth, valuation and profitability premia, suggesting investors may need a fresh approach to EM equities. Meanwhile, EM debt is worth a closer look.
Hong Kong’s public annuity scheme is a step in the right direction for addressing post-retirement incomes, but cannot address all the risks on its own, says Schroders.
At an event focusing on the changing investment environment for insurance firms in Asia, industry experts discussed accounting and technology developments.
November's Inside ETFs Asia Conference in Hong Kong will offer world-class insight into the fastest-growing investment product on the market.
Extraordinary policies designed to spark reflation and sustain recovery may finally be paying off in Japan, creating a compelling case for Japanese equities.
AXA IM says senior loans and collateralised loan obligations are emerging as fresh alternatives for institutional investors looking to counter rising interest rates.
The global market for green bonds has expanded rapidly, however the involvement of the private sector in emerging markets remains limited, and this has curbed funding for climate-smart developments, according to Amundi.
Investment experts and leading insurance executives gathered in Hong Kong to discuss some of the biggest issues affecting their businesses.
Francesco Sandrini, head of multi-asset securities solutions at Pioneer Investments, considers where new opportunities in multi-asset can be found, against an expected reflation scenario.
The outlook for Asian credit is more favourable than the uncertain backdrop may suggest, argues Teresa Kong, Portfolio Manager of Matthews Asia.
A common myth about environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing is that doing good means giving up returns. But a new global survey by State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) shows a clear shift away from this belief.
A total return strategy can help investors weather any upcoming storm, writes Yu Zhang CFA, portfolio manager at Matthews Asia.
Robert Horrocks PhD, Chief Investment Officer, Matthews Asia, concludes his three-part look at how investors are allocating their money as if the short-term trend is now the long-term reality
Robert Horrocks PhD, Chief Investment Officer, Matthews Asia, continues his look at how investors are allocating their money as if the short-term trend is now the long-term reality
Investors are allocating their money as if the short-term trend is now the long-term reality, writes Robert Horrocks PhD, Chief Investment Officer, Matthews Asia.