Mandated to run the pan-Asian fund by the region''s central banks, State Street will open it to other investors.
The Taiwan insurer may hire external fund managers by the end of the year.
Nikko Asset Management is to offer its first offshore fund of hedge funds for Japanese pension fund clients.
China Southern is waiting for CSRC''s blessing, but how do you make a principal guarantee without a derivatives market?
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As ESG is becoming the new pillar of asset allocation, major institutional investors in the region share insights on how to incorporate ESG in investments in a webinar organised by Natixis Investment Managers in partnership with AsianInvestor.
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