Even big Chinese institutions are being outbid for trophy assets and a growing number of Asian real estate deals are falling through, say market participants.
In spite of the fee cap, Allianz GI's Elvin Yu believes his firm can add value to the core MPF structure and maintain a viable business
The fund industry's arguments over active management have been dismissed by the Hong Kong government and the pension authority, paving the way for the introduction of a low-cost and largely passive default fund.
Overvalued real estate is the biggest concern to Asian property investors, according to CBRE's annual poll. And despite concerns over a cooling market, China is seen as the top destination for cross-border flows.
Samsung Asset Management wants to expand its real-estate investment portfolio to the US and UK in tandem with partners on the ground.
The Grade A office market boom and a steady recovery of the retail sector means good news for Wharf Holdings.