Rising demand for ESG-themed funds has led to the development of indices with sustainability components.
The state pension fund aims to invite bids for the two mandates by the end of the year to raise its alt exposure and replace underperforming managers, AsianInvestor can reveal.
The development of COVID-19 raises three key issues: the efficacy of the global response, the path of the recovery, and the conservative behaviour of consumers after a pandemic. PineBridge Investments assesses how these factors could affect fixed income, equities, and alternatives markets.
The big Chinese insurer is about to fund its first global multi-asset portfolio, as chief investment officer Ben Deng continues a strategy revamp and eyes more foreign exposure.
Already accounting for $11 trillion in AUM, outsourced institutional business in Asia could grow another 11% in the next 3-5 years, says the author of a new McKinsey report.
The move forms part of a broader shift into "alpha-generating sectors" even as the $18 billion pension fund grows more cautious about the global economic outlook.