After two tenures, AsianInvestor's 2021 Standout CIO Jang Dong-hun looks back on the past six years at Korea's Poba with satisfaction.
In the new role, Series will oversee and manage AMP Capital equities teams that cover Australian, New Zealand, and Asian equities. He reports to chief investment officer Mark OÆBrien.
AMP Capital expanded its international investment management capabilities in Asia last year by establishing a regional office in Singapore, as well as offices in Beijing, Tokyo and Mumbai.
Previously, Series was an investment director for Asian Equities at HSBC Asset Management in Hong Kong and co-founder of investment management firm Perennial Investment Partners in Australia.
AMP Capital offers a range of investment strategies across equities including multi-style, multi-manager, single manager, balanced options, protected and geared strategies, as well as index, quantitative, absolute returns and market capitalisation-based options.
New Zealand has sufficiently satisfied US national security regulations to be granted temporary exemption from restrictions on investing in sensitive sectors.
The sovereign wealth fund is exploring a new investment model as it manoeuvres a post-Covid world, an uncertain interest rate environment, and higher-priced assets.
Following a dismal 2021 performance, Chinese equities have rallied so far this year, as investors begin moving into sectors that were previously untouchable due to an uncertain regulatory outlook.
The appetite of institutional investors for green, social, and sustainable bonds that bring clear environmental and socio-economic benefits shows no sign of waning.