Mainland insurers are sizing up the issues they face in ramping up foreign asset exposure. Taikang AM tips them to substantially accelerate such investments in three to four years' time.
The Chinese insurer is set to start awarding overseas mandates in 2014 through its offshore investment arm, which in turn is eyeing the Hong Kong retail market.
The firm will leverage its parent’s research in Shanghai in a pure stock-picking strategy, including A-shares and B-shares. It also plans a long-only product and an ETF fund.
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