Hou Wey Fook, head of managed investment solutions at the private bank, outlines how his team incorporates active and passive funds in client portfolios, and its use of consultants.
Jimmy Ng of Bordier and Luigi Vignola of Julius Baer are relocating to New York and Zurich, respectively, to take up new roles at their private banks.
Luigi Vignola, head of of markets and advisory solutions Asia at the private bank, is eyeing the potential impact of the merger of Janus Capital and Henderson Global Investors on their funds.
Gatekeepers in Asia are finding space on their crowded shelves for funds that can cope with expected US rate rises, China uncertainty and low oil prices. Alternative products are a big focus.
A senior gatekeeper at the German private bank in Asia highlights three key challenges that asset managers face amid ever-growing competition for distributor shelf space.
AsianInvestor rounds off its list of the most influential fund selectors in Thailand with executives from Siam Commercial Bank and Krungsri Asset Management.