28 June 2017
Going Places: She joins the global multi-asset class investment manager as head of marketing and communications for Asia
27 June 2017
Going Places: He will leave his current role as AXA Asia CEO to take over the position on September 1
27 June 2017
Market presences: The opening would be a means to enlarging the fund’s weighting in Asian alternative investments
27 June 2017
Technology: Agreement aims to assist fintech companies access each other’s markets and foster information sharing
26 June 2017
Going Places: Firm adds two new hires to its senior investment leadership team and announces senior executive promotion
Events
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
China’s inclusion in MSCI doesn’t erase investment risk
26 June 2017
Market Access: Principal economist says investors must pay attention to potential risks despite easier access to the Chinese market
PE Panorama: CalPERS to pull out of PE?
26 June 2017
Private Equity: PE practitioners’ sense of entitlement doesn’t seem to have stopped them being their own worst enemies
Standard Life and Aberdeen set up panel to oversee merged business
23 June 2017
M&A: The 12-member committee aims to provide a unified approach to investment management when the companies are merged
China’s SSF expected to hire new asset managers
23 June 2017
Pensions: Observers say it’s not unexpected for the SSF to beef up its fund manager line-up given the fast growth of its assets
China inclusion in MSCI predicted to boost portfolio allocations
22 June 2017
Market Access: China’s inclusion in MSCI Emerging Market Index is expected to divert more capital into Mainland onshore equities
Asian central banks need more investment flexibility
22 June 2017
Government Reserves: Asian central banks are limited by regulations from diversifying their investments
CFA Institute unveils Asia-Pacific Research Exchange
21 June 2017
Education & Training: Open platform helps facilitate more-informed investment decisions and aims to increase the transparency and efficiency of Asia-Pacific’s capital markets
Implications of SFC’s new Code of Conduct on asset management industry and investors
21 June 2017
Insight: Suitability Clause was introduced as part of the reform by the HK regulator to enhance investor protection
Philippines’ SSS records sharp net revenue drop in first quarter
20 June 2017
Pension: The state pension fund’s net revenue declines 67% year-on-year in the first quarter due to increased benefit payments
AIIB approves first equity investment
20 June 2017
Investments: China-led bank’s equity investment of $150 million is for infrastructure projects in India
Mark Speciale hired as Asia Pacific head of institutional sales at BNP Paribas AM
19 June 2017
Going Places: Move reinforces company’s sales development strategy and accelerates growth activities for its institutional sales channel
GPIF urges external asset managers to disclose proxy shareholder votes
19 June 2017
Pensions: Japanese pension behemoth requests that its asset managers disclose details of all voting records exercised on behalf of all clients