The Dutch pension asset manager's Asia Pacific head of real estate says his team has just had one of its busiest years ever and that 2021 is looking similarly promising.
Nichols is based in the firmÆs Hong Kong offices and reports to Christopher Wendel, head of equities sales Asia. As part of his role, Nichols is charged with leading the build out of LehmanÆs Asia equities sales team.
Nichols joins from Deutsche Bank where he was head of generalist sales. Prior to this role, he was vice president of equity sales at ING, working for this bank in both Hong Kong and Singapore.
Regional institutions’ investment managers outperformed their external peers, underlining that they are just as vital as modern asset allocation strategies.
AsianInvestor describes why we chose the top funds across a series of key asset classes.
The RM82.64 billion ($20.6 billion) Malaysian Hajj fund, which recently completed a restructure, is looking to diversify globally but remains cautious of risky assets.
Mega players Nippon Life and Dai-ichi Life are looking for opportunities in higher-yield single-A US corporate bonds, which offer more appealing yields than stagnant domestic offerings.