The Asean and ARFP schemes will be complimentary, but the commercial viability of passporting will revolve around China, an AsianInvestor roundtable hears.
The initiative between Korea, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand actually offers the best long-term hope for a regional platform to rival Ucits, an AsianInvestor roundtable hears.
Joint-venture players underestimated the difficulty of operating in China, says PwC, with most now anticipating no market share growth in the face of more competition from domestic firms.
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