26 August 2016
Responsible Investing: Leading economies support moving swiftly and expanding on low carbon and green investment
26 August 2016
Market Presence: Swiss outfit is preparing to shut most of its operations in South Korea
26 August 2016
Exchange Traded Funds: Growing foreign investor demand drives growth of VFM’s first Vietnam ETF
25 August 2016
Responsible Investing: Time needed for Asian institutional investors to build familiarity with ESG investing
25 August 2016
Insurance: Historical high in AUM recorded although profitability was brought down by slowdown in premium income growth
Events
The 12th Annual Brunei Roundtable - Capital Markets: Identifying Growth Drivers
06 September 2016   The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Jerudong, Brunei Darussalam
Asia Asset Management is organising its 12th Annual Brunei Roundtable on September 6, 2016 at The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Jerudong, Brunei Darussalam.
The 3rd Taiwan ETF Forum - The ETF Revolution in Asia
27 October 2016   Regent Taipei
Asia Asset Management is organising its 3rd Taiwan ETF Forum on October 27, 2016 at Regent Taipei
The 12th Annual Taiwan Roundtable - Pensions and Investments: Promoting a Sustainable Regime
28 October 2016   Regent Taipei
Asia Asset Management is organising its 12th Annual Taiwan Roundtable on October 28, 2016 at Regent Taipei
The 9th Annual Thailand Roundtable - Pensions and Investments: A Global Update
10 November 2016   Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok
Asia Asset Management is organising its 9th Annual Thailand Roundtable on November 10, 2016 at Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok.
The Inaugural Roundtable on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) - The World of ESG: Issues and Opportunities
17 November 2016   Mandarin Orchard Singapore
Asia Asset Management is organising its Inaugural Roundtable on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) on November 17, 2016 at Mandarin Orchard Singapore
More Daily Updates
Phil Stockwell to succeed Jackie Chew as Eastspring’s Singapore CEO
25 August 2016
Going Places: Currently COO, he will affect his new role on September 1
Guotai Junan to offload stake in asset-management JV
24 August 2016
Regulation: Divestment is intended to streamline firm's resources and optimise its AM business
Former Morgan Stanley executive to join TPG as partner
24 August 2016
Going Places: Sanghoon Lee to head up TPG Capital Asia’s investment strategy in South Korea
SITCA’s new chairman urges the speeding up of Taiwan’s pension reform
23 August 2016
Pensions: Jeff Chang wants the implementation of the member-choice platform for the LPF to be expedited
J.P. Morgan includes Islamic bonds in EM indices
23 August 2016
Asian Financial Markets: Sukuk goes mainstream with inclusion in J.P. Morgan’s EM benchmarks
NZ Super awards Northern Trust AM two factor-investing mandates
23 August 2016
Mandates & Contracts: Strategies will use funds Northern Trust is already investing passively in global equities on behalf of NZ Super
Murray Collis joins Manulife AM as head of fixed income, Singapore
22 August 2016
Going Places: He joins the firm from Standish Mellon Asset Management
Allianz, AXA to bid for StanChart Asia bancassurance deal
22 August 2016
Insurance: Allianz and AXA bidding for 15-year general insurance distribution rights through StanChart Asia
PE Panorama: TPG to acquire cable providers RCN and Grande
22 August 2016
Private Equity: TPG sees value in combining smaller players in the cable and telecom industry
Asian managers vie for US$11.5 trillion Islamic wealth pool
19 August 2016
Asian Financial Markets: Asian fund managers tapping into growing Islamic fund pool with innovative product offerings
Northern Trust introduces securities lending and FX Down Under
19 August 2016
Market Presence: Firm has established a securities lending trading desk and appointed a senior FX sales rep in Sydney
EFGAM brings in investment veteran to bolster Asia growth
19 August 2016
Going Places: EFG Asset Management hires new head of investments in Singapore