The UK insurance giant says driving change in the developing markets of Asia and Africa means having a clear ESG strategy that is based on a just and inclusive transition.
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The Adani allegations have placed the importance of effective due diligence in the spotlight. AsianInvestor asked asset managers and analysts about common red flags investors can look for to avoid getting caught in such issues.
The Danish pension fund still expects high stock returns over time in China, particularly from private companies, its head of equities says.
Although developed markets are expected to outperform, the Asia Pacific region also holds appeal for many institutional investors, a 2023 investment outlook survey shows.
One advantage is that smaller emerging markets are more likely to gain attention from Asian-investing institutions.
Issues around capital gains tax and settlement rules need to be addressed before Indian debt is included in global indices, say experts. Following this, India could attract additional inflows of up to $40 billion.
Blended finance structures could allow insurance companies and asset owners to better facilitate economic and social development in emerging and frontier markets.
Emerging market equities have fallen for most of 2022. But an improving regulatory outlook in China and Russia’s removal from major benchmark indices are reattracting investor attention, suggesting that any early optimism may have been delayed, not derailed.
Internal research is necessary to comprehend the underlying data and risks to a portfolio rather than simply relying on data from others, according to the life insurer.
The life insurer calls for more awareness of the funding gap to ensure emerging markets are not falling behind in the global push for ESG.
Institutional investors look to emerging markets’ fixed income assets, but the war in Ukraine has dampened sentiment in Europe, according to a new global survey.
AsianInvestor looks back on our Year of the Ox predictions and examines how close our predictions were to reality.