The Dutch pension fund has entered its first investment in the Asia Pacific that purely focuses on the innovation and life sciences sectors.
The portfolio holds a potential upside for the Korean asset owner and its partners, its CIO tells AsianInvestor.
The move is part of an asset owner partnership strategy to help Poba increase its direct investments, and it offers the pension fund a good strategic overlap.
The two private banks have struck a deal that industry observers say makes sense for the firms and their clients and reflects a rising trend for wealth management alliances.
China's E Fund and US asset manager State Street Global Advisors have signed a partnership on product development. But how will it really benefit each of them?
Following its deal with Japan's Diam last week, the Malaysian fund house is seeking more manufacturing and distribution partners, with Australia and Europe both on its radar.
Many firms view social networking as another marketing channel, but are underestimating the damage that the growing power of blogging can do, writes Scorpio Partnership.
Methods to separate customers into groups are ineffective, argues Catherine Tillotson of Scorpio Partnership. She points to the potential importance of new behavioural analysis.
High-net-worth investors continue to shun alternative investments, as private banks increasingly favour in-house product, according to research by Scorpio Partnership.
Holstein and Sun rise to the occasion in Tokyo and Hong Kong.
Tokyo-based lawyer rises up the ranks in the corporate department.
The new venture will seed and develop Asian hedge funds.