Investment strategy

Sep 10, 2019

Private_equitySoutheast Asia’s private equity and venture capital industry continues to experience fast growth as assets under management (AuM) in the Asean region rose by 8.6% – from $26 billion to $28 billion – in 2018, according to industry data provider, Preqin.

Sep 10, 2019

NasdaqThe Hong Kong unit of China Asset Management, or ChinaAMC (Hong Kong), has listed the ChinaAMC Direxion NASDAQ-100 Daily (-2x) Inverse Product.

Sep 03, 2019

Asia_business_friendlyAsset managers in southeast Asia are increasingly eager to work with external managers “to come up with more innovative and unique propositions to fill product gaps”, according to research from Cerulli Associates.

Aug 27, 2019

London-based M&G Investments has opened two offices in Australia in a bid to meet growing client demand in the country.

Aug 20, 2019

Global dividends reached a new high in the second quarter despite a slower rate of growth caused by a stronger dollar and a decelerating world economy.

Aug 20, 2019

Hong Kong-based Value Partners saw net profit rise 29.1% to HK$250.9 million (US$31.99 million) in the first half of 2019, the asset manager said in a statement.

Aug 13, 2019

Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, GIC, will invest $621.5 million in the road and highway assets of India’s IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited.

Aug 06, 2019

RenminbiThe fallout between Washington and Beijing continues to deepen after the US Treasury “determined that China is a currency manipulator”, marking a new chapter in trade tensions between the two sides.

Aug 06, 2019

Handshake_contractJP Morgan has confirmed that it has won an auction to purchase a 2% equity stake in China International Fund Management (CIFM).

Aug 06, 2019

Desert_oil_pumpsSingaporean sovereign wealth fund, GIC, will invest $600 million in select parts of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s (ADNOC) crude pipeline infrastructure.

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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.