Concerns have been rising that Asia Pacific real estate prices are peaking. We asked three experienced investors which areas are particularly vulnerable.
AsianInvestor reveals why NZ Super was the top sovereign wealth fund, Prudential excelled in insurance, and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board led as a global investor.
Asset owners from across the region gathered in Singapore on December 5 and 6 for exclusive insights on the latest investment and industry trends.
NZ Super steals Future Fund's top investment strategist for CIO; Franklin Templeton grabs portfolio duo from Fullerton; Manulife gets strategy officer from Metlife; UBS AM names China head; Allfunds hires investment solutions head, Aprea gains new chief, and more.
AsianInvestor reveals why it chose Hong Kong Monetary Authority as its top reserves manager and Hostplus as the region's standout pension fund.
Future Fund loses three PE execs; MetLife Japan gets new chief; Korea Investment Corp hires first ESG manager; British billionaire ups stake in Singapore Life, and more.
On Wednesday AsianInvestor unveiled the winners of the last three categories: Hong Kong, Insurance Firm and Individual Contribution to Institutional Investment.
Unless Asian institutions insist on better corporate governance, companies they invest in are unlikely to deliver it. That's the upshot of a report showing a surprising lack of engagement by asset owners.
Insurance companies are increasingly turning to ETF products for both tactical and strategic asset allocations, BlackRock and other industry participants note.
The global financial market volatility of 2018 has cast doubt on the durability of the long-running global business cycle. Do we face recession risks or continuing, if slower, growth? Markus Schomer, chief economist of PineBridge Investments, sets out the road map for the year ahead.
The wealth firm's head of manager research offers her insights on how funds are added and removed from the platform and weighs in on the active versus passive debate.
The French pension reserve fund aims to raise exposure to emerging market stocks and is open to different methods of accessing Asian assets.
The Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan will deploy more money in Asia, chiefly via passive and private equity strategies, said Jeff Wendling, CIO of the C$78 billion fund.
Our editorial team gained more plaudits than any other publication in the 7th annual State Street Institutional Press Awards for Asia Pacific.
Investors appear bullish about the prospects for private markets investment, particularly as the outlook for public markets remains uncertain looking into 2019.
Unlike in other regions, Asian HNWIs still appear much more willing to countenance big tech solutions to their wealth management problems, a Capgemini survey shows.
Anbang to sell US luxury hotels portfolio; GPIF hedges foreign bond portfolio; GIC, Dexus set up $1.4 billion Aussie logistics fund; Temasek zones in on blockchain, and more.
The incumbent, Ryan Stork, will return to New York as deputy global chief operating officer for the world's biggest asset manager.
Real estate prices are widely seen as peaking in markets such as Australia and Japan, but there remains huge demand for the asset class, finds new PwC research.
The move is due to nagging trade war concerns and emerging market vulnerabilities, the JV's CFO says. US politics and possible US rate pause, though, give others cause for optimism.