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.
Amid retrenchment by other bond e-trading platform operators, UBS' move will enable clients to use Pin-FI from the start of the Asian day. Two traders have been relocated to Singapore.
AsianInvestor and FinanceAsia host the 2nd Annual Africa Investment Summit on November 13, 2013 at the Conrad Hotel Hong Kong.
Long-term, Western Asset Management is bullish on emerging markets, but currently the firm is overweight developed-market corporates.
Western Asset Management is opting to hold middle- to longer-dated issues in anticipation of flattening yield curves.
Peter Taylor joins from the IFC, while the firm also transfers Nick Yeo to build a dedicated China team in Hong Kong.