Prudential’s Asian unit, Eastspring Investments, has hired Au King Lun from BOC HK Asset Management to drive its Hong Kong operation and support its institutional business.
The Asian asset management arm of Prudential has named Jackie Chew as chief executive for its Singapore office.
The fund house has released its first investor behaviour study, which suggests that multi-asset, equity and high-yield funds are expected to see inflows in the next six months.
The Asian asset management arm of Prudential is about to announce the hire of Michele Bang from Deutsche Bank as deputy CEO and global head of distribution, product and marketing.
This marks the first time the central bank's provident fund has mandated a foreign asset manager to run a portfolio, in this case for domestic equities.
Guy Strapp, due to take the reins on August 1 as Graham Mason steps down, is eyeing opportunities in global emerging markets and EM debt, but must rebuild in institutional sales.
Graham Mason will move from South Africa to Hong Kong as fund management CEO for Asia, with Guy Strapp becoming his right-hand man.