After two tenures, AsianInvestor's 2021 Standout CIO Jang Dong-hun looks back on the past six years at Korea's Poba with satisfaction.
Gore joins from Deutsche Bank, where he spent the previous three years as a hedge fund specialist. Before then he worked for five years at UBS in Australia as a sales trader and a research analyst.
He will sport the corporate title of director, and will be directing a team of five hedge fund specialists in Australia. Credit Suisse says that it will consider increasing the size of the team as business grows and as client demand rises. It has earmarked hedge fund needs for cash and derivatives products.
Also on the hedge fund theme, Credit Suisse adds that it wants to build the strength of its prime brokerage business in the antipodes.
Those who have worked in or visited CS Sydney will know that its best kept secret and a major staff incentiviser, is its æbeer fridgeÆ, which has kept employees smiling for well over a decade and is un-padlocked in the office after business hours every Friday evening.
Brunei Investment Agency names head of real estate; Former Temasek CEO Ho Ching joins EQT Future's mission board; APG managing director for global real assets relocates to Hong Kong; Manulife Hong Kong appoints chief financial officer and chief product officer; Wayne Swan commences as Cbus chair; AXA IM appoints head of client group alts Asia; and more.
Census experts say China's population will start to decline at least five years earlier than expected - investors are being warned to keep a weather eye on inflation and structural shifts.
Family offices in Hong Kong want to do more impact investing, but the paucity of ESG talent and the lack of uniform reporting standards are real issues for them.
An impending series of interest rate increases and the deterioration in relations between Russia and the West over Ukraine have worried investors in recent weeks, hence the volatility in US equities in particular.