Around 200 mainland firms have won approval to run asset management businesses in Hong Kong in the past year. But concerns have been raised about the inflow of such players.
BCT is among the first of Hong Kong's compulsory saving scheme providers to incorporate ESG factors for MPF products. But the city's ESG awareness is low.
The Hong Kong firm is about to launch its first strategy against a backdrop of improved global hedge fund returns, after a torrid few years for the industry.
The $3 billion Hong Kong-based hedge fund manager is understood to be making a push to increase its equity capabilities as it poaches EIP's CIO.
China Merchant Bank's general manager for its private bank division explains how it differs its services from its big regional rivals, as it seeks to build an international business.
Fidelity International is understood to have created a Greater China head of investment solutions role, while Manulife AM’s international head of portfolio solutions has moved on.
China’s third-largest life insurer has invited pitches for three overseas mandates that focus on multi-asset strategies. The three mandates will be worth $128 million in assets.
AsianInvestor partners with Inside ETFs for the first Inside ETFs Asia conference in Hong Kong.
Low product variety and a preference for active stock picking are preventing rapid growth of exchange-traded funds in Asia, experts said at the Inside ETFs conference.
Investors from across the region joined AsianInvestor and Inside ETFs for the first Inside ETFs Asia conference in Hong Kong on November 8 and 9.
The South Korean asset manager has brought in Mirae Asset's former Hong Kong head of exchange-traded funds as it prepares to list more products in the city.
The Hong Kong-based insurer's CIO said the company is considering outsourcing infrastructure investing, and it is open to Asian greenfield projects.
The private bank's investment solutions team absorbed that of its recent acquisition, but it faces big obstacles to turn that into higher profits, say experts.
Hong Kong's proposal for a green bank anticipates that government support will hasten the participation of asset managers and investors, including insurers and pension funds
Albert Teoh joins the Canadian firm starting this month, AsianInvestor can reveal.
Institutional investor demand for ESG strategies in Asia is broadening the offerings for high net worth investors, but their demand is rising more slowly than in other regions, say experts.
Asian institutional investors are increasingly lapping up new CLO issuances in the US, the largest market for such leveraged loans, according to a private debt manager.
China’s green bond market to gain government support after Party Congress, as President Xi Jinping reaffirms green commitment.
AsianInvestor gathers chief operating officers from some of the region's leading asset managers to discuss pressing issues at a forum in Hong Kong.
AsianInvestor gathers leading chief operating officers from asset managers across the region to discuss the challenges and opportunities they face.