Asia Pacific's family offices are a nimble bunch and never more so than when it comes to ESG where they're already proving to be ahead of the regulators.
In his newly created role, Chen will assume responsibility for all aspects of day-to-day fund operations, information technology and office administration. He also becomes a member of the senior management of RBC Dexia's Hong Kong entities including its investor services business, trust business and corporate services.
Prior to this move, Chen worked for State Street for 15 years holding a number of different positions. Most recently he was State Street's head of fund services responsible for the centralised support and service functions within fund administration.
Manulife appoints new COO; the head of investment stewardship at VFMC departs; June Wong joins Value Partners as president; State Street appoints head of Singapore and Southeast Asia, and head of Australia; BlackRock COO joins UBS AM as Australia and New Zealand country head; Pictet veteran named as Asia CIO; Nomura AM Malaysia head to step down; and more
Inflation or stagflation? Rising prices have sent worries across the market. Investors want to be fully geared with the right assets in the portfolio.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore’s recent move to tighten monetary policy will lower the impact of higher imported inflation and strengthen the local currency, experts said.
Leading LPs and GPs are collaborating to pool information in a bid to standardise ESG data reporting with the aim of bringing transparency to sustainable investing within the private equity industry.