Financial technology start-ups are mushrooming in key Western cities but Hong Kong is missing out, a forum hears. Asian financial centres are warned of their failure to cultivate the groundbreaking disruptive firms.
Independent research analysts suggest ways portfolio managers can benefit from political and economic trends in China.
The nation's financial system is under threat from over-leveraged cooperates and indebted local governments, a conference hears. It will be a key topic at November's plenary session.
BNP Paribas Investment Partners and BNY Mellon Asset Management have both seen regional heads of investment strategy leave.
The US firm is just 25% through its ambitious regional expansion plan and is set to announce up to four senior appointments before year-end, says Asia-Pac CEO Alan Harden.