Insto roundup: China becomes top FDI destination; Omers buys stake in Asia credit manager

Sun Super appoints new CIO while Future Super loses co-CEO; China overtakes US as top destination for foreign direct investment; Canada's CDPQ makes first transportation investment in India; Japan's GPIF seeks more ESG information to refine investments; NPS and Allianz buy Singaporean building; Saudi's PIF sets out five-year plan; SGX and Temasek form digital assets JV and more.

Weekly roundup of people news, Jan 22

JP Morgan AM hires Asia head of investment stewardship; Hines appoints Asia CIO; JLL names new India CEO; William Blair IM hires Asia sales head; Colliers appoints new Australia chief; Fidelity moves into private credit; Broadridge adds Apac COO; Nomura adds 20 private bankers in Hong Kong and Singapore and more.

Weekly roundup of people news, Jan 15

Capital Group names new Japan president; Robeco replaces Singapore chief; Hillhouse Capital hires ex-Blackstone MD; Vontobel expands EM debt team; HSBC Global AM names Apac ETF sales head; Manulife creates new digital business role; Stanchart names CIO for wealth management; TMF appoints fund services exec in Shanghai; and more.

Making the most of alternative data

In today’s fast-paced trading environment, there is growing demand for unique data streams to help guide investment decisions. In a recent webinar, AsianInvestor spoke to experts in the field of alternative data to gain a more in-depth understanding of the latest available options, from geotagging to sentiment analysis through natural language processing, and other unique sources of alpha.