State Street names head of global markets for Apac; Natixis adds structuring specialist; JPM AM adds in ETFs, hedge funds; LGIM appoints Japan client solutions head; HK SFC names chairman, and more.
China may have made it easier for foreign investors to access its interbank bond market with the launch of its Bond Connect scheme, but many remain frustrated about...
Japan’s huge Government Pension Investment Fund has just awarded its first global real estate mandate. Other asset owners are likely to follow with similar strategies.
The state-run Social Security System is hoping amendments to its charter will help it expand its investing universe even as it seeks to improve its in-house investment capabilities.
CPPIB's Lee named Asia chair for alts standards body; regulator Chen takes NCSSF role; PGIM names real estate PM; Capital Group hires in intermediaries sales; Nikko AM sets up sustainability dept, and more.
Insurance firms in the region would like to make more use of internal rating models and of ‘look through’ treatment of funds to reduce risk charges on private market investments.