Family offices in Asia still favour real estate over other private market opportunities, but there are signs these preferences are changing.
Large institutional investors are increasingly opting for separately managed accounts that promise deeper relationships with fund sponsors and better access to deal flow.
A leading Singapore-based single family office weighs the appealing valuations for hedge fund investments in 2024 against the risks.
Despite a volatile period for technology investments in 2023, some single-family offices based in Hong Kong and Singapore are committed to investing in Web 3.0, albeit with caution.
Singapore-based Xin Family, a single family office, explains its approach to investing in frontier technologies and how it manages its portfolio risk.
A Dubai-based senior executive who leads an outsourced chief investment officer (OCIO) business says it's time to hold large amounts of cash as the global economy is not out of the woods yet.
Some family offices in Singapore are staying away from private markets for now, and only looking at selective opportunities as concerns about the market outlook linger. Liquidity and liquid assets are a key priority as of now.
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Asset owners across Asia Pacific (APAC) are rethinking markets, reallocating portfolios and responsibly investing amid dramatic shifts in the macroeconomic and geopolitical landscape, according to Nuveen.
As asset owners emerge blinking in the daylight of the post-Covid reality, private markets and technology are offering the best way forward, two reports say.
Asian institutions are keen to raise allocations to private debt this year, a newly-released BlackRock survey and comments from asset owners such as family offices show.
In a period of heightened macroeconomic uncertainty, CSC has decided to keep focus on relative value in decarbonisation, energy security, and digital infrastructure.
The insurer, like many others, is keen on private fixed income and private equity as it seeks to diversify its portfolio away from relatively shallow local public markets.