21 July 2017
Alternatives: Demand from developing and developed markets forecast to drive AUM to $106.3 trillion in 2021
21 July 2017
Pensions: Domestic bond holdings of Japanese defined-benefit pension funds at eight-year low, traditional assets losing ground in portfolios
21 July 2017
Equity Markets: Latest global fund manager survey points to investors’ skittishness on US markets as daily record closings break dot-com era levels
20 July 2017
Strategy: Client demand and stratospheric performances of asset prices are sending US money managers’ AUM, inflows and fees to new highs
20 July 2017
Properties: Chinese institutional investors, developers and foreign investors expected to contribute 1 trillion RMB to new commercial property investments
Events
The 13th Annual Taiwan Roundtable - Pensions and Institutional Investments: The New Global Order
31 October 2017   The Westin Taipei
Asia Asset Management is organising its 13th Annual Taiwan Roundtable on October 31, 2017 at The Westin Taipei.
The 4th Annual Taiwan ETF Forum - ETFs and ETPs: Tapping into New Opportunities
01 November 2017   The Westin Taipei
Asia Asset Management is organising its 4th Annual Taiwan ETF Forum on November 1, 2017 at The Westin Taipei.
The 10th Annual Thailand Roundtable - Pensions and Institutional Investments : New Directions, New Perspectives
09 November 2017   Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok
Asia Asset Management is organising its 10th Annual Thailand Roundtable on November 9, 2017 at Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok.
The 2nd Pensions and ESG Forum - The Dynamics in a Changing World
16 November 2017   Singapore
Asia Asset Management is organising its 2nd Pensions and ESG Forum in Singapore on November 16, 2017.
The 13th Annual Brunei Roundtable - Asset Management in the 21st Century: The Coming Revolution
21 November 2017   The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Brunei
Asia Asset Management is organising its 13th Annual Brunei Roundtable on November 21, 2017 (tentative) at The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Brunei.
More Daily Updates
AUM of largest alternative managers up 10% in 2016
20 July 2017
Alternatives: Willis Towers Watson survey says AUM of the 100 largest global alternative money managers stood at US$4 trillion in 2016
Korean pension fund CIO resigns
19 July 2017
Pensions: Myoun-Wook Kang becomes the first National Pension Service CIO not to complete his term
China’s second quarter GDP strong but slowdown expected
19 July 2017
Economy: Better-than-expected second quarter growth prompts some analysts to upgrade China’s 2017 forecast
Lufax launches mobile offshore wealth management platform in Singapore
19 July 2017
Technology: Will be first such platform in Singapore equipped to process account openings and investment procedures on clients’ mobile devices
Janus Capital’s former head of Asia to depart after merger with Henderson
18 July 2017
Going Places: Gigi Chan to leave Janus Henderson after apparent demotion from the newly merged company
Malaysian regulator develops SRI framework for funds
18 July 2017
Responsible Investing: The framework is part of initiatives to facilitate the development of Malaysia’s SRI and Islamic finance
China urges insurers to divest non-core businesses
18 July 2017
Insurance: Chinese insurers are being asked to strengthen corporate governance and transparency
South Korea funds’ AUM up 5.1% in first half of 2017
17 July 2017
Investments: Total NAV of public funds rose 7.9% over the same period
UBS AM gets private fund management licence in China
17 July 2017
Market Access: UBS AM says it is the first qualified domestic limited partner licence-holder to get approval to manage onshore money
Robust market fundamentals boost EM investment outlook
17 July 2017
Emerging Markets: GAM favours India and Indonesia for their improving fundamentals and economic growth
PE Panorama: Banking on the need for revitalised infrastructure
17 July 2017
Private Equity: It may make more sense for limited partners to commit to infrastructure funds rather than ever-larger buyout vehicles
Northern Trust strengthens institutional sales and client service teams
14 July 2017
Going Places: Johnson Har leaves SS&C Fund Services to join Chicago-based firm in Hong Kong as an institutional sales manager