There is definite proof that sustainability-focused funds are outperforming their conventional counterparts. But some experts believe the traditional explanations for this are wrong.
Diederen has already moved to Hong Kong, and will replace ABNÆs former head of private banking for North Asia, Philippe Legrand, who departed the firm recently. He reports directly to Barend Janssens, ABNÆs head of private banking, Asia.
Diederen crosses to the new role internally. Most recently, he was country manager and head of ABNÆs private banking operations in Gibraltar. He has worked for the bank for 15 years and was previously based in Hong Kong between 1999 and 2002.
Investors can still find spread premiums in niche private debt, with the asset class's prognosis looking strong, said a keynote speaker at AsianInvestor’s latest summit on Wednesday.
AsianInvestor details the second part of our marquee award winners for 2021, which includes the standout ESG adviser and also the asset manager of the year.
AsianInvestor reveals the first half of our marquee winners for this year's Asset Management awards, including best asset service provider and top alternative fund houses.
The number of millionaires in mainland China grew by 35% in 2020, while the number of millionaires in Hong Kong fell by 7%, according to a new report from the private bank.