Contributions to Hong Kong’s Mandatory Provident Fund scheme are set to rise, boosting the asset pool for fund houses. But that money could also be used for home buying in future.
AsianInvestor asks Musheer Ahmed, interim general manager of the FinTech Association of Hong Kong, for his assessment of the cyber risk facing asset owners.
Hong Kong-based Oriente Finance is looking to build a network of partners willing to provide financing as it prepares to roll out its peer-to-peer lending platform in Southeast Asia.
The fund house's Asia head of real estate says the Chinese territory looks “mighty expensive”, but others feel its relentless rise in property prices is justified.
The $200 billion Malaysian pension fund is enamoured by China's growth opportunities and aims to raise investment allocations in overseas markets over the next 12 months.
AsianInvestor is looking at the most important hiring and staffing themes of the year so far. Today, we look at big changes in the investment teams at the region's insurers.
Given the very long-term nature of their liabilities, insurers are ideally placed to take advantage of the illiquidity premium in alt assets, the group's Hong Kong CIO says.
Transparency rules can be a useful way to empower investors, but more does not always mean better. It's all about getting the right balance.
ETF Connect, expected later this year, will allow Chinese and international investors to trade ETFs via Hong Kong. We asked four experts about the likely impact of the programme.
The former chief of Hong Kong's Hospital Authority Provident Fund Scheme is heading up a new venture supported by some of the biggest pension players
We are identifying 20 outstanding executives who are driving the region's pension funds forward. Today, we feature leaders from Hong Kong's BCT Group and Australia's Unisuper
One of the hot-button investing issues of our time come under the spotlight at an AsianInvestor conference.
The country’s trial rules on pension products should encourage Hong Kong managers to reconsider opportunities to sell funds through the mutual recognition scheme.
We are identifying 20 outstanding executives who are driving the region's pension funds forward. Today, we feature leaders from Hong Kong's HAPFS and Thailand's GPF.
Investors and regulators gather at Eaton House in Hong Kong for the latest insights in the increasingly important environmental, social and governance field.
CIOs, regulators and consultants were among the speakers as delegates from across Asia gathered in Hong Kong for AsianInvestor's annual day of insurance discussion.
Leading figures from the world of insurance gather in Hong Kong for AsianInvestor's annual conference.
The multi-lateral bank is in talks with institutional investors to gauge interest in infrastructure investing, a senior ADB executive said at AsianInvestor's Insurance Investment Forum.
Stephen Chang has moved on after 14 years with the fund house, sparking changes to the portfolio management team he helped to build.
Insurance executives say they need to raise communications between product and investment divisions and need deeper bond markets to manage their financial risks.