China's onshore and offshore bond markets are likely to be connected to each other in the coming months, AsianInvestor has been told. This is despite concerns over the different trading systems used.
The Hong Kong fixed income house is mulling renminbi debt products and further hires, having become the third foreign firm to receive an RQFII licence.
The firm teams up with Cathay Sice to distribute to retail investors in Taiwan. Separately, its former North Asia head of retail fund distribution Joann Ma joins Income Partners AM.
Not enough offshore RMB issuance? Income Partners works with investment banks to target potential issuers and build a tailored portfolio. Raymond Gui joins from CCBI to run the new portfolio.
The IP Asian Opportunities Fund, an event-driven strategy, will focus on special-situations credit and related equity in Asia.
Agus Tandiono explains the thinking behind the new equities capability he has built for the traditionally credit-oriented firm, and what else lays in store.