As the Hong Kong Monetary Authority rotates senior staff roles, its $541 billion Exchange Fund has rebounded strongly from a first-quarter investment loss.
Australia’s Cbus Super Fund and Korea’s Public Officials Benefit Association Poba are among a growing number of institutional investors that are underweighting risk assets, despite the likelihood that...
The pandemic has sharpened investors’ focus on ESG adoption, but for Khazanah and other asset owners in Asia, scaling up sustainability-themed investments has its challenges.
Australian Super partners with greenhouse gas emitters to reduce carbon; Korea's NPS to raise foreign investments to over 50% and to ramp up investing staff fivefold; China's insurance regulator looks at solvency management; Singapore's GIC sees drop in returns; Allianz appoints new Apac COO; Taiwan releases solvency regime plan and more.
The growth of China's economy is set to underpin the appeal of its local equity market for the coming decade, despite shorter term political and manufacturing concerns, say experts.
In an environment where investing in a few large cap stocks is the key to outperformance, fund managers who are truly active and still outperform will gain appeal, industry experts say.