CPPIB, Omers and OTPP are busy hiring in the region for investment talent in credit, real assets and particularly equities. Omers is also planning to add office space in Singapore.
Over the 20 years that AsianInvestor has been publishing, the world’s financial markets have evolved
a great deal.
The size of stock markets have grown apace, as have the valuations of major global indices. Asia’s major investors have also seen their asset bases swell over this period, making them much more serious players in the world’s capital markets, as pension funds in particular have either grown or begun gaining assets from the region's workers.
For our latest edition of AsianInvestor magazine, we took at look at some of the statistics the reflect how much change the region, its markets and its pension funds have gone through.
To take a look at these statistics in our Data Centre story, please click here.
Dai-ichi Life has set concrete ESG goals and made impact investments regularly, while Japan is seen leading other Asian markets when it comes to ESG.
AUSfund to close; Michelle Boucher shifts from Cbus to First Super; Adia and CDPQ become anchor investors into Indian property developer Macrotech; Indonesia's president sets $200b size for new sovereign wealth fund; Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance to invest $4.55b via new M&A fund; Netherlands' PGGM commis A$350m to Australian property fund and more.
The German insurer's recent investment in Kotak’s real estate debt platform is the latest sign that global asset owners are continuing to eye Indian private credit strategies.
The financial meltdown of the family office has highlighted a need for greater risk control and a more cautious approach to portfolio diversification among its peers.