StanChart recruits from Julius Baer; Nikko AM taps BAML for strategist; Religare GAM gets new CEO; Barings appoints head of GEMs; Swift names heads of compliance and Asean.
Market participants argue that the proposed Asia Region Funds Passport scheme will help boost penetration of funds automation in Korea and elsewhere in Asia.
Blackstone names Singapore chairman, CS hires SE Asia private bank head, Manulife AM hires in Korea equities, Henderson Global appoints analyst, HKEx does LME reshuffle, Swift names new Asia head, law firms Sidley Austin and Debevoise make promotions.
Panellists at AsianInvestor's Southeast Asia Institutional Investment Forum yesterday discuss how the renminbi will continue to rise in importance.
The UK asset manager is the fourth institution to go live with Swift's funds-automation solution in Australia, as adoption of the service gains momentum.
A visit to SwiftÆs new Asia-Pacific central control centre reveals an efficient, high-tech hub that aims to be invisible.