There is definite proof that sustainability-focused funds are outperforming their conventional counterparts. But some experts believe the traditional explanations for this are wrong.
Admission to participate in the ASX will enable CLSA to link Australia to its pan Asian electronic execution platform, giving greater Australian market access to its global client base of institutional investors.
CLSA already has electronic execution platforms in Asia providing execution and clearing services for all Asian listed markets with direct market connectivity to 15 exchanges and order routing for 22 cash exchanges in 17 countries and four Futures exchanges.
ôWe have had consistent demand from our clients to add Australia research and execution capability that is differentiated to the standard product already available,ö says CLSA chairman and chief executive officer Rob Morrison. ôThis new license will enable seamless trading for our clients through CLSAÆs electronic systems and products.ö
With admission to trade in Australian securities, CLSA plans to expand its equity research coverage over time to include Australian companies.
CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets provides investment banking, capital markets, equity broking and alternative investment services to global corporate and institutional clients. Founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Hong Kong, CLSA has more than 1,000 dedicated professionals located in 15 Asian cities, plus Dubai, London and New York. CLSAÆs major shareholder is France's Credit Agricole, which merged in 2003 with Credit Lyonnais.
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.