Kumar takes over from Suraj Mishra who has moved on to become regional director of partnership distribution at Prudential Corporation Asia.
The Hedge Funds Club is holding its first ever knees-up in Hong Kong in October.
Commodity and equity funds post double-digit returns as the market continues to re-rate the risks of inflation.
Marco PoloÆs Alan Landau expects 2009 to be a return to happier times for A-share investors.
The bank's introduction of DMA in Malaysia coincides with the launch of a new equities trading platform at Bursa Malaysia.
Speaking at the CLSA conference in Hong Kong, bearish Dr Marc Faber refrains from saying æI told you soÆ, and remains pessimistic about the global outlook for markets and economies.
A total of $2.2 billion exited QFII funds in 2007 as investors turned increasingly cautious about China's prospects.
Goldman nominates a record number of partners from the Asia region. Who are the happy individuals?
ANZ Investment Bank appoints a new director of project and structured finance in Hong Kong.
German bank in the dock as years of legal wrangling about the ownership of IndonesiaÆs Adaro coalmines finally makes it to the High Court of Singapore.
Rival investment consultant Mercer has gone from loser to leader in the Lion City, where Watson Wyatt was left vulnerable by its focus on North Asia.
Shamus Hassan joins his old boss at Merrill Lynch.