If the Hong Kong crisis escalates and Beijing intervenes, what would the repercussions be?
Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund is paving the road for and seeing the results of more assertive, performance-based fees being required of asset managers.
More insurers in Taiwan will likely follow suit in the coming years to prepare themselves for a more stringent regulatory environment.
The asset class is gaining more investors across the region but it faces challenges too, not least a dearth of investible assets and rising competition.
The new appointee, who previously ran Asia insurance coverage for JP Morgan Asset Management, will be supported by another recent arrival.
The high-profile departure of the chief executive of Hong Kong's flagship carrier will only underline foreign investor concerns about the risks of doing business in China.