The UK asset manager plans to add 10 staff to its new Hong Kong office in the next year, nearly doubling the current headcount, as it continues to commit resources to the region.
The UK fund house has appointed Virginia Devereux Wong as head of its Asia wholesale business in a newly created role. Extending its multi-asset capabilities is on the agenda.
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German firm launches bankruptcy proceedings against Evergrande.
The new sustainable investment vehicle is expected to target more renewable projects in Latin America, Africa and South Asia.
Panellists at the Milken Institute Asia Summit discussed hedge funds and alternatives, while Steven Mnuchin, in holographic form, gave his view on the future of inflation and interest rates.
Inflation or stagflation? Rising prices have sent worries across the market. Investors want to be fully geared with the right assets in the portfolio.
NZ Super names head of portfolio investments; LGIAsuper CIO to depart; Fidelity Apac CIO to join Artemis; Willis Towers Watson expands investments team in Australia; Aviva Investors names real estate MD; UBS fixed-income portfolio managers to exit; Maitri adds investment counsellor; and more.
Investors should prepare for a greater sense of urgency and pressure to meet net-zero targets in their portfolio decision-making, say industry experts post-COP26.
Despite the growing body of research that shows women-led funds have the potential to outperform benchmarks, asset managers are still overwhelmingly led by men.
Asia’s private debt funding gap is spurring a growing wave of investment products to tackle remaining roadblocks for outsider financing.
Consistent returns is a must for Asian asset owners when it comes to selecting external managers, according to an AOI report. Information delivery also ranks high on the list.
North American family offices are drawn to Asia, while firms already in the region are also looking to increase investments, according to a new report.