There is definite proof that sustainability-focused funds are outperforming their conventional counterparts. But some experts believe the traditional explanations for this are wrong.
It is not clear whether Enam will be hiring anyone to replace Khanna. Enam is a purely Indian investment bank founded in 1984 by four partners of whom the name most prominently associated with the firm is Vallabh Bhansali. In 2005 talks that Enam would be forging a joint venture with a global player were rife and the Lehman Brothers name was bandied about - although the rumours seem to have been baseless. Industry sources suggest KhannaÆs move could be indirectly related to IndiaÆs stock market downturn and the consequent spillover on capital markets.
KhannaÆs move to Enam was partly motivated by a desire to join an investment bank with a more active capital markets practice - a platform neither Rothschild nor Andersen provided.
Investors can still find spread premiums in niche private debt, with the asset class's prognosis looking strong, said a keynote speaker at AsianInvestor’s latest summit on Wednesday.
AsianInvestor details the second part of our marquee award winners for 2021, which includes the standout ESG adviser and also the asset manager of the year.
AsianInvestor reveals the first half of our marquee winners for this year's Asset Management awards, including best asset service provider and top alternative fund houses.
The number of millionaires in mainland China grew by 35% in 2020, while the number of millionaires in Hong Kong fell by 7%, according to a new report from the private bank.