Investment experts for multiple asset classes reveal to AsianInvestor how asset owners can best shield their portfolios against likely market volatility.
Insurers from the country face increasing risks in the local equity market, but they may have to take them with fixed income returns set to diminish further due to a lower interest rate.
A glimpse of AsianInvestor's upcoming list of asset owners across Asia Pacific reveals that life insurers have enjoyed faster asset growth than other investor types.
More asset owners are looking to support healthcare private equity funds amid the pandemic. But aspiring funds also face rising competition, increasing asset costs and geopolitical risk.
Asset owners looking to diversify portfolio risk with hedge funds may see limited gains or even losses as the Covid-19-induced financial crisis renders fundamentals irrelevant.
The potential onset of inflation due to a “new normal” for the global economy will add to the challenges of investors keen to build a viable multi-asset portfolio.