27 May 2016
Alternatives: UBS anticipates more institutional capital to flow into hedge-fund assets this year
27 May 2016
Pensions: The Legislative Council has passed the amended Bill to bring in a new default arrangement for the MPF scheme
26 May 2016
Going Places: Before joining the SWF, he held various senior positions at Bank of Korea
26 May 2016
Research: New report underscores danger of Australian investors relying on local asset classes to achieve long-term investment goals
26 May 2016
Government Pension Funds: Malaysia’s EPF braces for tough year ahead; investment income dips 36.21% in 1Q2016
Events
The 12th Annual Brunei Roundtable - Capital Markets: Identifying Growth Drivers
06 September 2016   Brunei Darussalam
Asia Asset Management is organising its 12th Annual Brunei Roundtable in Brunei Darussalam on September 6, 2016.
2016 Alternative Investment Days in Greater China – Shanghai
08 September 2016   Shanghai
Asia Asset Management is organising Alternative Investment Days in Greater China on September 8, 2016 in Shanghai
The 6th ETF Roundtable in China
20 October 2016   China
Asia Asset Management is organising its 6th ETF Roundtable in China on October 20, 2016
The 12th Annual Taiwan Roundtable - Pensions and Investments: Promoting a Sustainable Regime
25 October 2016   Taiwan
Asia Asset Management is organising its 12th Annual Taiwan Roundtable in Taiwan on October 25, 2016.
The 3rd Taiwan ETF Forum - Global Investing: The Big picture Changing Dynamics in Asian Capital Markets
26 October 2016   Taiwan
Asia Asset Management is organising its 3rd Taiwan ETF Forum in Taiwan on October 26, 2016.
The 9th Annual Thailand Roundtable - Pensions and Investments: A Global Update
10 November 2016   Thailand
Asia Asset Management is organising its 9th Annual Thailand Roundtable in Thailand on November 10, 2016.
More Daily Updates
Dragon Capital to float Vietnam-dedicated fund on LSE
25 May 2016
Frontier Markets: Vietnam-focussed fund seeks listing on London bourse, anticipates high investor participation
ANZ considers ditching insurance business
25 May 2016
Insurance: ANZ may dispose of its insurance and pension units for approximately US$4 billion
Vontobel reaches distribution agreement with Eastspring
25 May 2016
Market Presence: Eastspring Investments to become master agent and sell mutual funds of Vontobel Asset Management in Taiwan
Southeast Asia sees decline in PE deals for 2015
24 May 2016
Private Equity: Competition, rich valuations and a volatile market environment pose challenges for Southeast Asian PE in 2016
FPI appoints Andrew Waddell as managing director for Singapore
24 May 2016
Going Places: He replaces Chris Gill, who is heading back to the UK for family reasons
Korea Post tenders new offshore hedge fund mandate
24 May 2016
Government Funds: Korea Post invites foreign and domestic managers to oversee its overseas hedge fund investment
Steady demand for Islamic bonds expected to lend support to sukuk market
23 May 2016
Debt Markets: Southeast Asian sukuk market gains momentum amid dovish stance by the Fed on interest rate hikes
PE Panorama: Latest data from Preqin shows record levels of capital distribution
23 May 2016
Private Equity: The PE industry may be looking up despite recent gloomy reviews from commentators
Shin Kong Life boosts allocations in international bonds
23 May 2016
Insurance: Shin Kong Life raises asset allocations in offshore credits to enhance interest income
Compliance and competition drive margins down for APAC fund managers
20 May 2016
Research: EY survey finds APAC wealth managers’ margins being driven down by regulatory compliance and fierce competition
TWSE gives the nod to leveraged and inverse futures ETFs
20 May 2016
Exchange Traded Funds: TWSE grants permission to launch first leveraged and inverse futures ETFs to complement recently amended futures trust fund regulations
Mirae’s David Quah upbeat on Hong Kong’s ETF market
20 May 2016
Exchange Traded Funds: Former HXEx veteran is helping the Korean asset manager strengthen its ETF business in HK