The fund house hopes to launch a long/short multi-asset strategy this year, but is finding it hard to raise money for its multi-asset income product in Hong Kong amid A-share volatility.
Baring Asset Management is weighing up the best China entry point, including a joint venture or a wholly-owned office, as it looks to establish a physical presence on the mainland.
Managers of US equity portfolios, usually an optimistic lot, are more cautious than their peers on the fixed-income side.
BNP Paribas Investment Partners has hired Ryohei Shimazaki from Baring Asset Management as Japan head. He replaces Tino Moorrees, who is now running Hong Kong.
The firm is proposing to launch a range of locally domiciled funds by early 2015 to capitalise on the pending HK-China mutual recognition scheme. We talk to regional CEO Gerry Ng.
The risks posed by China's onshore bond market are clearer than ever as it becomes accessible to more investors, suggest speakers at a recent forum in Hong Kong.