Huaan will launch the mainland''s second equity ETF while ChinaAMC applies to launch one for bonds.
Jul 25, 2005
Says BGI, which has built an ETF business for outsiders seeking Asia exposure.
Hong Kong''s legislature is paving the way for MPF investors to choose index-tracking funds. The providers discuss strategy.
Oct 5, 2001
Custodians keen to take on the responsibilities, but only if the scale of the contract warrants the effort.
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