20 February 2017
Pensions: Malaysia’s second largest pension fund plans to increase its offshore allocation from the current 11.6% to 19% by 2020
20 February 2017
Private Equity: PE has a striking dichotomy between management companies’ value, and capital they actually have on their books
17 February 2017
Research: Managers are still loath to use technology to aid with their compliance
17 February 2017
Pensions: Public Officials Benefit Association is looking for offshore managers to oversee $200 million worth of cat bond and private debt mandates
17 February 2017
Going Places: He joins the firm from JP Morgan Chase Bank where he was its managing director and branch manager in Seoul
Events
The 7th Annual Malaysia Roundtable - Pensions and Investments: Dawn of a New Era
03 May 2017   Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur
Asia Asset Management is organising its 7th Annual Malaysia Roundtable in Kuala Lumpur on May 3, 2017 at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur.
The 9th Annual Korea Roundtable - Pensions and Investments: Managing Outcomes During Uncertain Times
01 June 2017   Conrad Seoul
Asia Asset Management is organising its 9th Annual Korea Roundtable in Conrad Seoul on June 1, 2017.
The 12th Annual China Roundtable
24 June 2017   Beijing
Asia Asset Management is organising its 12th Annual China Roundtable in Beijing on June 24, 2017.
The 13th Annual Brunei Roundtable
04 September 2017   Brunei Darussalam
Asia Asset Management is organising its 13th Annual Brunei Roundtable in Brunei Darussalam on September 4, 2017.
The 6th ETF Roundtable in China
19 September 2017   Shanghai
Asia Asset Management is organising its 6th ETF Roundtable in China on September 19, 2017.
More Daily Updates
Japan Post Insurance records 6.5% drop in net income in 2016
16 February 2017
Insurance: Decline attributed to low returns from domestic fixed-income assets
China leads the way in FinTech investments
16 February 2017
Research: Report finds China’s strength in FinTech underpinned by ease of capital access in public and private sectors
MAS to beef up financing channels for Asian growth companies
16 February 2017
Asian Financial Markets: Singapore’s regulator to launch initiatives to raise funds for new and innovative businesses
Key personnel departures continue at Korea’s NPS
15 February 2017
Pensions: Two more senior investment managers have announced their intention to quit the massive Korean pension fund
Rex Auyeung to step down as Asia chairman at Principal International
15 February 2017
Going Places: After 23 years of service, he is to retire as Asia chair from Principal International this June
Mahesh Kini to head Deutsche Bank’s global transaction banking unit in China
15 February 2017
Going Places: He was most recently the firm’s head of trade finance & cash management corporates in Shanghai
Canadian Pension Plan secures marginal returns in third fiscal quarter
14 February 2017
Government Funds: Pension fund has been consistently raising its exposure to real estate assets in the Asia-Pacific market
Sun Life Financial appoints Jeremy Young as chief marketing officer for Asia
14 February 2017
Going Places: He is now responsible for the insurance giant’s marketing, brand and client programmes in the region
GIC to acquire a major stake in Telefonica subsidiary Telxius
14 February 2017
Government Funds: Singapore’s GIC along with several PE managers hold talks with Telefonica to purchase a 49% stake in Telxius
Hedge fund success dependent on people, infrastructure and investor relationships
13 February 2017
Research: Talent, business infrastructure and relationships the main ingredients of success, an EY and AIMA survey finds
Maybank Asset Management Group CEO departs
13 February 2017
Market Presence: Nor Azamin Salleh leaves without a named successor
Kevin Angelini to drive Asia Pacific strategy consulting for WTW insurance group
13 February 2017
Going Places: He brings 14 years of experience in strategy, M&A and new market entry to the global advisory outfit