As the South Asian economy looks to eliminate interest from its banking system, Fitch Ratings' global head of Islamic finance, Bashar Al Natoor, examines what this could mean for the country’s Islamic finance sector.
Grace Barki has departed Bank Sarasin after just over two years with the Swiss firm. She is expected to re-enter the market after some time out.
The trust bank now ranks as the third-largest manager of Japanese pension money, behind Sumitomo and Barclays Global Investors.
ItÆs you and me, and everyone else gathered last night at the Grand Hyatt in Hong Kong to receive his lecture on why the financial crisis is far from over.
The new unit will sell SharÆiah-compliant funds to investors across the Asia-Pacific.
Mark Chan is appointed managing director and head of marketing China.
Shengman Zhang moves from New York to take on the role of chief operating officer for Asia-Pacific.
Brad Levitt and Anton Martin are both promoted to Singapore-based roles.
US investment bank expands Korean operations.
New hires in Singapore and Seoul to further enhance Asian client coverage.
Former Credit Suisse Private Banking bigwig takes on marketing head post.
Balakrishnan Kunnambath poached from ABN Dubai.