China wants more foreign investment but this ambition could be crippled if it chooses the Tiananmen path in Hong Kong.
South Korea's low-growth economy could prove costly for local pension funds. To counteract this, they should invest more overseas – and push for more corporate governance at home.
The insurer has appointed Shrikant Bhat in a new role as head of funds, hiring him from his role heading investments for affluent clients at Citi’s regional consumer business.
Very few asset owners in Asia adopt environmental, social and governance principles in their fixed income portfolios. Credit rating agencies could play a key role in changing that.
Across Asia and the world, institutional investors are adding private assets to their portfolios. And, increasingly, they are picking out more niche areas. It's understandable but risky.
The sovereign wealth fund is coming to the end of a three-year upgrade of its own technology. Its next plan? Another multi-year focus to embrace cutting edge solutions.