Korea Investment Management is about to introduce the first synthetic exchange-traded fund to Korea.
The nation’s Financial Services Commission is working on guidelines to allow swaps-based replication from this June. The suite of new products will likely track overseas indices.
KITMC rebrands as its investment head forecasts a multi-year bull run in Korean equities.
Michael Ferrer, who left ING Investment Management in Hong Kong at the start of the year, will lead a new asset management venture in the Philippines.
Australian bank picks up new Korean ECM head.
Chris Kim returns to a Korean securities firm after a brief stint with ABN.