As sustainability rises as a priority among asset owners, they will need to grapple with how much they engage with poor ESG performers, and whether they should divest.
New corporate fund structures in Hong Kong, Australia and Singapore aim to make these domiciles more attractive to asset managers and investors. In part two of this mini-series, we examine whether asset managers should include them in their fund manufacturing and distribution strategies.
In competition with schemes such as UCITS, the development of corporate fund structures in Asia Pacific is providing more options for asset managers to domicile funds. We break down what the new structures mean.
Friends investment chief resigns; Manulife names distribution head; Vontobel appoints products CEO; BNP boosts NRI team; Alfi names new chairman; BNY appoints services chief; and Mitsubishi names rates head.
BNP Paribas Securities Services' Remi Toucheboeuf and Mostapha Tahiri discuss some of the burning issues around the proposed scheme.
The Singaporean state investment firm is among several Asian institutions that look set to drive growth in Turkey's asset management industry.