26 May 2017
Market Access: Market players remain positive on Mainland onshore bond market fundamentals despite rating downgrade
25 May 2017
M&A: UK’s Competition and Markets Authority looking to see whether proposed merger lessens competition
25 May 2017
Mandates & Contracts: Hermes EOS to provide a range of engagement services across a variety of ESG issues
24 May 2017
Market Presence: China’s HNA Group is looking to gain access to Hong Kong fund industry
24 May 2017
Asian Financial Markets: Indonesia is now rated investment grade by all three major ratings firms
Events
The 12th Annual China Roundtable - Opportunities and Challenges of Pension Management: Reform and Globalisation
24 June 2017   InterContinental Beijing Financial Street
Asia Asset Management is organising its 12th Annual China Roundtable in InterContinental Beijing Financial Street on June 24, 2017.
The 13th Annual Brunei Roundtable - Asset Management in the 21st Century: The Coming Revolution
18 September 2017   The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Brunei
Asia Asset Management is organising its 13th Annual Brunei Roundtable on September 18, 2017 at The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Brunei.
The 6th Annual China ETF Forum - ETFs and ETPs: New Directions, New Opportunities
21 September 2017   Shanghai
Asia Asset Management is organising its 6th Annual China ETF Forum on September 21, 2017.
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.
More Daily Updates
Oliver Johnson replaces Nick Quin as Asia head at SimCorp
24 May 2017
Going Places: He was most recently MD at eFront Singapore, where he was responsible for managing operations across Asia Pacific
Prudential names new Asia head
23 May 2017
Going Places: Prudential CFO Nic Nicandrou will take charge of the group’s Asian asset management and insurance businesses
Global investors demonstrate increase in impact investments
23 May 2017
Impact Investing: Survey reveals investors are interested in emerging markets, including those in the Asia Pacific region
Australia’s RIAA sets up impact investing forum
22 May 2017
Responsible Investing: New forum will work with other organisations to develop Aussie and NZ impact investment market
PE Panorama: Fairfax sale evokes frenzied bidding war
22 May 2017
Private Equity: Fairfax board has undoubtedly done the right thing by shareholders in taking sale to a bidding war
Decline in China stocks weighs on SSF’s investments
22 May 2017
Government Funds: Social Security Fund’s investment return drops to just 1.7% in 2016 due to poor A-share performance
Regulators approve China-Hong Kong bond connect
19 May 2017
Market Access: Trading link expected to draw more foreign participation and capital inflows into China’s $9 trillion bond market
Korea Post unit seeks foreign managers for $300 million global private debt funds
19 May 2017
Government Funds: Korea Post Savings’ private debt funds will invest in mezzanine and distressed financing assets in North America, Europe
BNP Paribas scores AIIB global custody mandate
19 May 2017
Mandates & Contracts: BNP Paribas to deliver custody services, including master custody and other value-added services, for $20 billion of assets
TWSE names new executive vice-president
18 May 2017
Going Places: Chang-Ching Lin to succeed Naikuan Huang on July 16
PBOC sets up committee to study fintech
18 May 2017
Technology: Central bank’s move suggests Beijing wants to rein in the fintech industry
Chasing yields in CoCos
18 May 2017
Fixed Income: Contingent convertibles are considered an alternative to shares in raising capital