After two tenures, AsianInvestor's 2021 Standout CIO Jang Dong-hun looks back on the past six years at Korea's Poba with satisfaction.
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.
New Zealand has sufficiently satisfied US national security regulations to be granted temporary exemption from restrictions on investing in sensitive sectors.
The sovereign wealth fund is exploring a new investment model as it manoeuvres a post-Covid world, an uncertain interest rate environment, and higher-priced assets.
Following a dismal 2021 performance, Chinese equities have rallied so far this year, as investors begin moving into sectors that were previously untouchable due to an uncertain regulatory outlook.
The appetite of institutional investors for green, social, and sustainable bonds that bring clear environmental and socio-economic benefits shows no sign of waning.