Asset owners across Asia Pacific weathered some difficult market conditions in 2020. While most emerged from the year successfully, some notable exceptions suffered asset drops.
The new platform will provide investors and fund managers with historical and forward-looking actionable data, based on the asset allocation trends of regional asset owners.
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