The financial services company believes that its recent tie-up with a private asset data firm will enable it to offer greater clarity and persuade asset owners to invest more in alternatives.
In the first of a two-part series, MSCI chief Henry Fernandez says the index provider aims to boost its Asia headcount as part of an effort to expand lagging regional revenues.
MSCI head Henry Fernandez identifies those Asian institutions engaged in the most sophisticated use of smart-beta tools.
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The head of asset management for the Swiss bank is leaving to join the private equity company and help expand its outreach to wealthy individuals.
Wealth experts believe the rollout of Wealth Connect could help to entice wealthy individuals and then family offices to establish operations in the city, especially if initial quotas are raised.
As the city closes in on mandatory reporting of ESG, smaller fund managers and asset owners will need to find ways to cover a whole new world of reporting and transparency.
Pimco's Greater China head to step down; fixed-income fund manager leaves Pimco for GIC; Omers hires principal in Singapore; MLC Life Insurance appoints GM for retail insurance business; AIA adds ESG head; Mercer hires China leader from Ping An; JP Morgan AM's Australia head to retire; Credit Suisse promotes Greater China CIO; and more.
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BNY Mellon’s new report looks at key drivers shaping the investment industry that buy-side leaders should not miss.
AsianInvestor reveals this year's marquee award winners in our annual awards, including the top Asia Fund House and the Asset Manager of the Year.
Rising interest rates and access to alternatives such as digital assets are driving the trend, as China’s wealthy show the most interest in ESG.
Rest Super hires two investment heads; Equip and Catholic Super JV hires acting CIO; AMP Australia reveals seven leaders including new CIO; State Street names head of Apac asset managers unit; BlackRock gets go-ahead for China wealth unit; Fidelity adds Asia director for sustainable investing; Allianz Real Estate appoints Japan acquisitions head; and more.
Strong demand from both international and regional investors looks set to ensure that Asian property remains strongly in demand for the coming months.