The Russia-Ukraine conflict is influencing global energy markets, with fluctuating prices and turmoil as a result. But how should investors assess the situation?
Market experts point to premier Narendra Modi's reform progress, and the country's swift growth and thriving private sector, among other factors. They are rather less keen on China.
Buy Asian stocks beaten down by Brexit fears, says Josh Crabb, head of Asian equities at Old Mutual Global Investors. Others are tipping US shares and high yield.
The firm's chairman told AsianInvestor about his plans to launch more multi-asset funds and exploit potential opportunities from pension deregulation and passporting schemes.
Nomura Asset Management is busy expanding its investment team in Taiwan and seeking more sub-advisory managers, as it looks to move into new asset classes.
The Japanese bank is understood to be bringing an executive on board to head fund selection for its Asian wealth management unit.
The Japanese bank names a new head of financial products and solutions for its wealth management division to cover Asia ex-Japan.
OMGI chief resigns; ANZ loses mutual funds head; CVC appoints Korea chairman; Nomura hires trust business head; HK MMT names new chairman; and EY appoints forensic experts.
Pimco's Asia chief to retire; Monument hires in HK; SocGen adds in rates, credit; Henderson GI replaces China fund head; Nomura taps CICC for economist; and Anne Street appoints strategy chief.
The Japanese asset manager has set up a private equity joint venture, which may stimulate competition between Shenzhen and Shanghai and herald more such deals, said Z-Ben Advisors.
Lee McCormack, client clearing business development manager for Nomura, discusses the implications of central clearing on the trading of OTC derivatives and what Asian investors need to know.
The Japanese group’s wealth management arm aims to replicate its domestic model across Asia and boost the number of relationship managers by half. It has just put its first dedicated team in Seoul.