The Canadian pension fund plans to increase its allocation to the region from 10% to 15% over the coming four years, even as its total assets under management rise.
The awards will be given out at our annual black-tie dinner, this year to be held at the Conrad Hotel in Hong Kong on Thursday, May 22. We will also reveal on the night the winners of our two marquee awards, for Global Fund House of the Year and Institutional Investor of the Year.
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Summaries for each winner will be published in the June edition of AsianInvestor magazine. Congratulations to the winners.
Hedge-fund performance awards
Asia Pacific fund
Artradis AB2 Fund
Non-Japan Asia fund
CAI Global Fund
Rohatyn Group Local Currency Opportunity Fund
Thaddeus Asia Event Driven Fund
QAM Asian Equities Fund
Marco Polo Pure China Fund
New hedge fund launch
DragonBack Asia Pacific Equity Multi-Strategy Fund
Distressed debt/special situations fund
The Asian Debt Fund
Phalanx Japan AustralAsia Multi-Strategy Fund
Alternative fund house awards
Fund of hedge funds
Future Fund internally appoints deputy CIO for portfolio strategy; CPPIB promotes Suyi Kim to run global private equity; NPS extends CIO term for second time; Willis Towers Watson appoints Australian investments head; Knight Frank promotes Apac director to run global capital strategies; Natixis Investment Managers names head of distribution for Emea.
Institutional investors are unfazed by the country's latest round of regulatory changes, saying they will focus on new sectors within it rather than reduce their overall exposure.
As central banks around the world hold record levels of reserves in Chinese renminbi, experts are split on whether the currency will be a rival to the US dollar.
Investors and consultants have called for greater disclosure of ESG information by Asian real estate fund managers even as ESG reporting in Asia shows signs of growth.