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.
Our final two most influential gatekeepers are the straight-talking Karen Tan of Deutsche Bank and Tang Hsiao Ching, who recently replaced Chandrima Das at Bank of Singapore.
Speakers at AsianInvestor's Fund Selector Forum come out against completely open architecture platforms because of the high costs for distributors and potential risks for investors.
In the second of a two-part Q&A, Karen Tan of Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management gives her outlook on hedge-fund strategies, which includes avoiding highly leveraged fixed-income arbitrage.
In the first of a two-part Q&A, Karen Tan of Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management looks at hedge-fund performance since the start of 2008. In the next piece, she will make some forecasts.