With asset managers' profit margins increasingly under pressure as fees fall and costs and client expectations rise, more industry consolidation is surely coming. But how quickly?
Risk appetite and asset valuations are at record levels in anticipation of a strong global recovery from the pandemic. Is the outlook justified for this lunar year?
For AsianInvestor's latest Year of the Ox outlook, we ask whether Hong Kong or Shanghai bourses could replace Nasdaq as the biggest site of equity fundraising in 2021.
Goodbye rat, hello ox! AsianInvestor is taking a break for the Chinese New Year holiday. Normal service resumes on Tuesday, February 16.
AsianInvestor concludes revisiting last year's predictions by judging whether our views on Hong Kong's enduring financial strength and assessment of a Brexit deal were correct.
AsianInvestor looks back on our market predictions at the beginning of Year of the Rat, assessing our views on the spread of AI among asset owners and the danger of inflation.