The Dutch pension asset manager's Asia Pacific head of real estate says his team has just had one of its busiest years ever and that 2021 is looking similarly promising.
For Deustche, Pang takes on responsibility for originating and customising structured solutions and products, including strategic equity and complex asset financing solutions in Asia. In his new role, he reports to Ajay Soni, managing director and co-head of GME structuring for Asia-Pacific.
ôDeutsche BankÆs equity structuring capability has developed enormously in Asia over the past year, with the group now providing solutions to equity capital markets, corporate finance, and the structured product retail business,ö says Soni.
At Citigroup, Pang was the director of global structured solutions for Asia-Pacific. Over his career he has also held senior positions at Morgan Stanley, ABN AMRO and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Record low borrowing costs in Australia are feeding demand for the country's real estate, with domestic and global investors raising their allocations into the sector.
Experts have a diversified view on the appeal of private assets across the region, but one thing's for certain - inflows are rising, particularly into China and the US.
Malaysia's Armed Forces Fund hires new CEO; Canada's Omers appoints Asia capital markets managing director; HSBC Asset Management creates alternatives unit, appoints CIO as its head; Bank of Singapore names global wealth head; Aware Super hires IFA head; Hong Kong names acting head for MPFA; Schroders adding to Asia ESG headcount; and more.
Asian fixed income assets – including Hong Kong dollar (HKD) bonds – are luring growing numbers of global investors who are striving for reliable and consistent returns amid macro uncertainty compounded by rising inflation and rates, according to HSBC Asset Management.