Real estate prices are widely seen as peaking in markets such as Australia and Japan, but there remains huge demand for the asset class, finds new PwC research.
Developments in financial technology solutions for asset managers promise to create new, detailed investing solutions, as well as changing the manner in which funds are distributed.
In the first of a two-part series on cyber risk, consultants say fund houses and their clients are lagging when it comes to countering threats such as hacking.
The Swiss asset and wealth manager is shutting its Hong Kong operation, a move that came as no surprise to market observers. More industry closures and consolidation are expected.
Regulatory compliance tops the list of challenges for wealth managers in the city, with talent sourcing another major concern, according to a new survey.
The region's high-net-worth clients are increasingly managing their money online, choosing convenience over adviser rapport – something wealth managers are disregarding, at their peril.