BlackRock's exchange-traded funds arm will list six international equity products next week, but does not intend to launch leveraged and inverse ETFs in Hong Kong or elsewhere.
iShares will launch its new MSCI-linked A-share exchange-traded fund at a time of negative sentiment on Chinese equities and into an already crowded space.
Susan Chan has taken up the role in addition to her position as head of iShares’ Asia capital markets team. Jane Leung, the previous incumbent, is relocating to the US for a new role with the firm.
BlackRock names Asia-Pac head of iShares capital markets, BNY Mellon IM grabs Japan equity team, Ascalon hires ex-DragonBack CEO in Australia and Lunar Capital adds partner.
Susan Chan has left BarCap for Deutsche, while Yves Guo has joined Morgan Stanley from Goldman Sachs as banks staff up in anticipation of a return of structured products.