How should investors respond as the US Federal Reserve and other central banks rush to stabilise markets convulsed by the coronavirus outbreak?
The US fund giant has hired the former China head of institutions of rival Janus Henderson as it works to build up its mainland business.
The sales team in Hong Kong has suffered another recent senior departure in Hong Kong amid global layoffs at the asset management and custody giant.
And asset owners are right to be worried about the impact of certain events on portfolios, according to research from State Street Global Investors.
Giant index fund managers may be thought to sit on their hands when it comes to exerting shareholder influence, but the reality is different.
Gold price has fallen from its one-year peak in September and will be under further pressure if the US Federal Reserve increases interest rates as expected in December.