JUNE 2016

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In this month's magazine

On the move

Machin to lead Canada’s biggest pension; BlackRock names Fukushima Japan CIO; Pollard to lead CFA in Asia; Aberdeen AM brings in Goh

8     Regulatory Roundup
How Australia and Hong Kong are taking different approaches to the problems of contributory pensions

10    Data Centre
New research reveals the chasm between investor expectations and market realities

Asset Owners

Learning curve:
 Asia’s most experienced investors reveal the key lessons they’ve picked up over the decades

14    Huang Chao-Hsi on why Taiwan’s Bureau of Labor Funds is looking overseas

18    Infrastructure investors are craving stability, a major AsianInvestor survey shows

26    News: Temasek ‘needs a new leader’; China’s NCSSF in recruitment drive; Sovereigns disrupt PE market

Distributors

Under pressure: Wealth managers need to stop touting ‘hot’ funds and focus on alternatives, an AsianInvestor forum hears

30    CIO Jean-Louis Nakamura tells how Lombard Odier is finding its niche in Asia

32    The key trends shaping the future of family offices put under the spotlight at an AsianInvestor conference

34    News: BSI closure ups scrutiny; Credit Suisse’s surprise Thai move; Bow takes emerging markets role at Julius Baer

Fund Managers

Opportunity from chaos: As China’s regulator clamps down on private fund firms, opportunities could emerge for foreign investors

40    AsianInvestor honours the best in fund management across the region in its annual awards

66    Taiwan’s fund managers are ready to seize fresh opportunities both at home and in China

70    Mark McLean of Morgan Stanley Infrastructure on serving Asia’s demand for infrastructure assets

72    News: Yuanta looks to alternatives; Nikko AM ties up with UK’s LGIM; Maybank AM seeks more international partnerships

74    Bookend
The Only Game in Town, by Mohamed El-Erian