New corporate fund structures in Hong Kong, Australia and Singapore aim to make these domiciles more attractive to asset managers and investors. In part two of this mini-series, we examine whether asset managers should include them in their fund manufacturing and distribution strategies.
In competition with schemes such as UCITS, the development of corporate fund structures in Asia Pacific is providing more options for asset managers to domicile funds. We break down what the new structures mean.
Overlay Asset Management CIO HTlie dÆHautefort says his boutique currency shop is working on behalf of private equity investors. But how liquid, really, is FX?
David Chang, head of fixed income China at BNP Paribas, will step up to the deputy CEO post at Guotai.
Jeff Kung leaves the buy side to run BNP Paribas Peregrine''s Asian equity research department.
BNP Paribas has been granted a licence to offer global derivative products on the S&P Hedge Fund Index.
BNP Paribas will use its strong distribution network, arranging expertise and product knowledge to further develop its standing in debt capital markets throughout Asia.
BNP Paribas''s new head of fixed income research may be the only man hiring in the next few months.
Highly regarded Warren Mar will move to Singapore to become head of DCM.
Theresa Foo leaves Standard Chartered to take up a new role with BNP Paribas Peregrine.
A new structured note product gives Asian investors exposure to hedge funds.
Shenyin & Wanguo is the next securities firm to make a deal with a foreign fund manager.