TRENDS (Published Date :7/30/2014)

Market Access

By Daniel Shane
Category :Asia,China,Hong Kong,Global
China’s burgeoning hedge fund industry has the potential to rival that of the US and become one of the world’s largest, according to the regional head of the CFA Institute

Currencies

By Derek Au
Category :Asia,China,Global
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM), the asset manager with 934 billion euros (US$$1.3 trillion) in AUM, expects demand from institutional investors for RMB allocations to grow amid continuing internationalisation of the currency.

Emerging Markets

By Daniel Shane
Category :Asia,Indonesia,Global
Fund managers in the region are upbeat on Indonesia as an investment prospect following the July victory of reform-minded Joko Widodo in the country’s presidential election

Endowments

By Maya Ando
Category :Asia,Japan
Much has been made of Japan’s systemic demographic problems, in that its population is simultaneously ageing and shrinking in number. One perhaps lesser-known victim of this crunch is the country’s higher education system, however, which is struggling to fill classrooms as a result
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