March 2017

Hong_KongAsia’s funds industry gets together on April 24-26 for this year’s FundForum Asia conference, a chance to discuss and debate the issues facing the industry.

Justin_OngPwC’s Justin Ong talks about homemade Lego movies, butterflies in the stomach, the best Tom Cruise film, and the job that took a few years off his life.

Singapore_India_agreementSingapore, like Mauritius before it, has lost some of its tax advantages as an investment channel to India, says Mark Voumard of Gordian Capital Singapore.

China_AfricaFacing a slowdown at home, Chinese investors are becoming more selective when they make acquisitions in Africa, says Wessel Badenhorst of Hogan Lovells.

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Executive Interviews

Interview: Asia’s sweet spots

Jul 05, 2019

As the US-China trade war ramps up with a hike in levies, Tai Hui, chief market strategist for Asia-Pacific at JP Morgan Asset Management, tells Romil Patel where he identifies investment value.

Interview: Money needs a place to go

Mar 11, 2019

Peng Fei, chief investment officer at Wanwei Asset Management, tells Romil Patel about allocating capital across risk factors when asset performance is uncertain and unpredictable.

Roundtables

ESG roundtable: Are the ESG stars aligning across Asia?

Jul 05, 2019

Our panel of experts discusses driving higher ESG asset allocation in Asia, growing calls to address the global climate crisis and the importance of governance. Chaired by Romil Patel in Hong Kong.

Singapore roundtable: A money magnet

Mar 11, 2019

Our panel discussed why the Singapore Variable Capital Company makes them bullish, what gives the onshore jurisdiction an offshore feel and “blood on the streets” from China’s slowdown. Chaired by Romil Patel in Singapore.