TRENDS (Published Date :12/14/2016)

Strategy

By Natalie Leung
Category :Asia,Global,U.S.A.
Investors are looking for performance, which, according to the Affiliated Managers Group (AMG), can be achieved through boutique asset managers that the company is keen to invest in as a means of expanding its presence in the Greater China region

Indexing

By Hui Ching-hoo
Category :Asia,Global,U.S.A.
The Index Industry Association (IIA), an advocacy group for the index investing industry, is looking to promote sound practices and investor education related to index investing in Asia – in the wake of steady growth in the use of passive strategies across the region

Passive Investing

By Hui Ching-hoo
Category :Asia,Hong Kong,Global
Leveraged and inverse (L&I) products have yet to gain traction in Hong Kong’s ETF market in terms of trading volume, even though the Securities & Futures Commission (SFC) issued a circular allowing for the sale of these niche products in February

Pensions

By David Macfarlane
Category :Asia,Hong Kong,Indonesia,Malaysia,Thailand,Vietnam
As a two-day global forum on private pensions entitled Making Private Pensions Work Better drew to a halt on November 10, Pablo Antolin, principal economist and head of the private pension unit of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) financial affairs division
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