A data-driven, quantitative approach to sustainable investing is a must to keep pace with an increasingly complex investment landscape.
The new specialist will drive the development of multi-asset, structured and quantitative solutions for the French asset manager in the Asia-Pacific region.
China's array of investment fund options is growing, with Man opening a quantitative strategy fund. Others will likely follow, as regulators seek to ease open investing options.
The Hong Kong-based fund house has lured a senior ETF specialist to run business development for its quantitative investment team.
The $154 billion US fund house has set up its first Asia presence and relocated Matei Mihalca from its Greenwich headquarters to head it.
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Quantitative strategies are predicted to increase their presence on Stock Connect this year. They could benefit through their computer models' ability to process large data sets and rank China A shares accordingly.
The CIO at Japan's Pension Fund Association discloses his fears about over-reliance on standard deviation as a measure of risk at an AsianInvestor forum.
A study finds just a third of Asian institutions invest in quant strategies, versus more than four out of five US peers. As a result, they are expected to play catch up.
Prominent CTAs are already back-testing their algorithms using China market data in preparation for an eventual mainland fund launch.
Quant funds are attracting greater institutional interest, says Preqin, although managers in the region are finding capital-raising a challenge.
Quant giants Winton and AHL are making inroads into China, where onshore CTA managers are already trading commodity futures on the mainland and abroad.