AsianInvestor reveals the other institutional category winners, and how Ping An Insurance, New Zealand Super and Canada's OTPP shone over their peers.
Hurdles such as foreign exchange limitations still exist, but the new rules could help private equity fund managers and investors with ESG integration.
The Japanese fund house has added a head of institutional business for China/Hong Kong and an ETF salesman and is also hiring a replacement Korea client coverage executive.
AsianInvestor reveals why New Zealand Super stood out among Australia/New Zealand asset owners and how China Pacific Life impressed across Greater China.
The spread of central bank digital currencies could well complement and expand the tokenisation of other assets and the proliferation of digital bonds, say investment executives.
Investors believe the nation's multilateral cooperation objectives with Europe and Asia are mostly based on efforts to expand Beijing's political reach versus that of the US.
Washington's decision to ban investments in Chinese companies has caused problems for some ETF products. But experts see longer-term upside for both stocks and ETFs.
Experts expect China's first margin financing and securities borrowing deals under the expanded QFII scheme to support more short positions and support foreign capital inflow.
The investment consultancy plans to replace its China wealth leader after he left last month. A principal on its alternatives team has also moved on.
The country is letting its annuities retirement funds invest more capital into onshore equities and, for the first time, Hong Kong assets.
Asset managers that can demonstrate an ability to pinpoint active returns, along with an eye on sustainable investing, are most likely to catch the eye of global asset owners.
China's healthy economy and expanding equities market is drawing more eyes from across the world. Australian superannuation funds, in particular, are looking to invest more.
Delhi's efforts to lure sovereign capital are paying off despite the Covid crisis, while Singapore funds GIC and Temasek lead investment into China, finds Global SWF’s first annual report.
China A-shares' continued strong performance has spurred some investors to consider a more active investment approach while others are more circumspect.
The Danish retirement fund for academics has long screened out companies and countries from its portfolio, but has further stepped up its focus on ESG issues in the past few years.
With both the volume and value of private equity deals in 2020 having dropped, many investors believe Covid-19 will affect the industry more severely than the 2008 financial crisis.
Investment experts discuss the US government's removal of certain Chinese firms from global benchmarks and don't expect the move to be reversed under Joe Biden any time soon.
AsianInvestor is announcing the winners of its seventh Institutional Excellence Awards. We begin by unveiling the top asset owners in each major Asia Pacific market.
The Singaporean state investment fund is focusing on China's new economy sectors, with many other investors likely to put money into the country and other emerging markets.
Senior speakers at the Milken Asia Summit outlined the importance of the US rebuilding alliances as it looks to reset its frosty relationship with China under a Biden administration.