Asia’s tech-savvy financial experts are world leaders in adopting fintech solutions but for superior investment advice, clients are looking for human intelligence, coupled with machine learning.
The CFA Institute outlines the urgent, but as yet unmet, need for the financial services industry to restore trust and integrity in the investment business via education and ethics.
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The cash-rich gambling hub is going to set up its sovereign wealth fund this year in order to lift investment returns and invest into the Greater Bay Area.
Club Plus Super chair steps down; Pictet sets up Asia family office team; FundRock opens Singapore branch; former Convoy director faces fraud charge; Indosuez appoints Asia chief; Capital Group replaces Asia marketing head; and more.
In our Asset Management Award summaries, we reveal why we chose the winners for half of our Asia Pacific markets.
Korean pension fund GEPS and Sema both appoint new CIOs; Morgan Stanley Investment Management gets Korea head; former UBS AM head of Australia institutional coverage resurfaces; Colliers adds North China head and more.
What happens in Korea will likely show how much Beijing wants to create a sustainable business or send a clear message about penalising companies for poor capital controls.
The market needs a “reality check” given the sky-high valuations of many multi-billion dollar pre-public companies, delegates at AsianInvestor’s Family Office Forum were told on Monday.
A more streamlined decision-making process could help Korea’s public pension fund to benefit more from alternatives as it hunts higher and more stable returns.
In the next part of our award summaries, we reveal the reasons for choosing the top fund houses for the second set of Asia Pacific's main regional markets.
Australia's Superannuation Council president warns supers to heed ESG; China's central bank and FX administrator consider relaxing rules on interbank investments; Singapore MAS gives GIC $45 billion in new assets, Thailand's GPF could raise alts over 15% and more.
Investors should prepare their investment portfolios as soon as possible for the possibility of a full-blown and lingering trade war between the US and China.