Along with boosting its logistics portfolio, the Dutch pension fund manager's latest investment aligns with a growing trend among institutional investors who are increasingly opting for open-ended fund structures.
FWD group eyes stake sale after delaying IPO plans yet again; Ajlan & Bros Holding Group to forge deals with listed Chinese firms; Japan's Chikyoren hires managers for equity mandates; Temasek invests in agri-food strategy; and more.
China names new securities regulator; GIC makes senior management changes; Eastspring names chief distribution officer; HKMA moves head of banking supervision to new role; Franklin Templeton appoints North Asia institutional business head; and more.
Indonesia's SWF bulks up lending expertise; India budget's tax breaks to benefit pension funds and wealth funds; Australian regulator to carry out 'deep dive' review of superannuation sector's unlisted assets; KIC, GPIF, BLF post gains for 2023; and more.
The sovereign wealth fund expects to open its office in April and has plans to hire investment professionals locally.
The Abu Dhabi-based fund eyes doubling Asia exposure; EPF gets new chief; Dutch pension giant closes China office; Future Fund posts 8% gain for 2023; HKMA Exchange Fund posts 5.2% annual investment gain; and more.
AsianInvestor has identified 10 outstanding executives who are leading best practices and innovative thinking at sovereign wealth funds operating in the region. On day three, we present executives from Indonesia Investment Authority and Korea Investment Corporation.
High demand and low supply are challenging large investors across the sector, and with financing costs relatively high, some are pulling out of deals altogether.
BlackRock announces APAC, China leadership changes; Blackstone plans to expand Singapore PE operations; Legal Super investment head departs for CIO role; Harvest Global Investments CEO steps down; M&G names new Korea real estate head; and more.
The asset management model that has helped funnel more than $16 billion into US real estate may not recover from the latest losses as institutions shift to infrastructure and energy-related investments.
Generali to acquire 51% of China insurance unit; Taiwan's third-largest insurer expects industry rebound; GIC get competition watchdog approval for raising stake in India's DIT; Korea's NPS posts local equities portfolio gains in Q4; and more.
HSBC AM appoints Asia CIO; BlackRock finds new China head; Hong Kong university endowment gets new treasurer; India's NIIF gets new CEO; KIC reshuffles department heads; KWAP names chief retirement services officer; and more.