Aberdeen Standard names new Japan chief; Franklin Templeton names Singapore head; JP Morgan AM appoints Asia insurance head; Eastspring adds institutional director; Mercer gets new HK CEO; RBC Wealth hires Asia head; Goldentree opens new Japan office and more.
Insto roundup: AustralianSuper, Future Fund mull private asset rises; GPIF’s new index benchmark system
AustralianSuper to more than double its private equity allocation; Korea's Mirae Asset set to acquire luxury hotel portfolio from Anbang of China; Japan's GPIF plans a new system for potential index benchmarks; Poba of Korea hires five funds for $250 million private debt mandate; Taiwan's financial regulator to raise capital cost of bond ETFs and more.
Prudential's head of digital departs; CapitaLand Investment Management's CEO resigns; HSBC Private Bank picks up trio of executives; BNY Mellon IM hires intermediary duo; Sterling Valuation sets up HK office; Moody's appoints Asia Pacific head and more.
Australian supers foreign equity holdings surge; Japan's Dai-Ichi Life cuts stocks in big investment shift; Korea's Teachers Pension hires new CIO, NPS sees over 100 investment staff leave after 2016 HQ shift; Malaysia's EPF suffers record income drop and more.
Sun Life appoints Asia president; M&G launches Apac equities team; Manulife IM names Asia private markets head; UOB AM expands into Indonesia; CDIB Capital scalps Rivendell Partner founder for buyout role; CIMB WM chief departs, and more.
Poorly performing superannuation funds set to close; First State Super to ramp up local loan investments; Hong Kong's HKMA buys into Sydney project; Korea's NPS enjoys strong second quarter; Korean insurers suffer as duration gap grows; and more.