24 February 2017
Technology: Move will benefit investors, M&A advisers and tech firms looking to take advantage of booming interest in tech sector
23 February 2017
Research: 2016 net outflows reached US$468.8 billion
23 February 2017
Going Places: Firm also announces three other key executive promotions
23 February 2017
Pensions: Korea’s GEPS has invited bids for its global private debt mandate worth US$160 million
22 February 2017
Going Places: His appointment adds an intermediary focus to the firm’s business in Australia
Events
The 7th Annual Malaysia Roundtable - Institutional Investment & Pensions : 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
Investments in Mainland FinTech companies hit a record high last year
22 February 2017
Technologies: According to KPMG, investments increased by 42.6% in 2016 to reach US$6.7 billion
Asian millennials better start saving pronto
22 February 2017
Research: Young adults face retirement cash crunch if savings habits are not indoctrinated now
Adam Quaife takes over from Stephen Grundlingh at Franklin Templeton
21 February 2017
Going Places: As head of Southeast Asia and Singapore co-CEO he will lead firm’s regional retail and institutional distribution efforts
Asian institutional appetite for fixed-income ETFs on the up
21 February 2017
Research: Fixed-income ETFs gain popularity as ETF allocations increase amongst Asian institutional investors
Malaysia’s EPF posts an increase of 5.25% in investment income for 2016
21 February 2017
Pensions: Giant pension scheme declares a dividend of 5.7% for 2016
Malaysia’s KWAP to raise its overseas allocation
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
Insurers urged to bolster digital engagement
20 February 2017
Research: M&A could be key to insurance companies upping their tech game
PE Panorama: SoftBank steps up to buy Fortress
20 February 2017
Private Equity: PE has a striking dichotomy between management companies’ value, and capital they actually have on their books
Fund managers expect new regulatory environment to be more taxing on their time
17 February 2017
Research: Managers are still loath to use technology to aid with their compliance
Korea’s POBA to outsource private debt and cat bond mandates
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
Industry veteran Sang Don Ji joins BNY Mellon as Korea country executive
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
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