Equities

Jan 10, 2012

Gerth_squareAviva Investors chief executive explains Singapore move.

Jan 10, 2012

Dim-SumThe offshore ‘dim sum’ bond market has become the latest star in the China investment story, but it is underpinned by the growth opportunity presented by the Chinese currency. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Jan 10, 2012

Our panel discusses safe havens, the role of the Chinese currency for investors and the expansion of China's asset management industry into Hong Kong's financial services sector.(part 2)

Jan 10, 2012

Our panel discusses safe havens, the role of the Chinese currency for investors and the expansion of China's asset management industry into Hong Kong's financial services sector. (part 1)

Jan 10, 2012

Our panel discusses safe havens, the role of the Chinese currency for investors and the expansion of China’s asset management industry into Hong Kong’s financial services sector. (part 1)

Ayaz Ebrahim, CIO, Asia ex-Japan, deputy CEO, Amundi Hong Kong
Ken Hu, deputy chief investment officer, BOCHK Asset Management
Terry Pan, managing director, head of Hong Kong business, JP Morgan Asset Management
Blair Pickerell, head of Asia, Nikko Asset...

Jan 10, 2012

Our panel discusses safe havens, the role of the Chinese currency for investors and the expansion of China’s asset management industry into Hong Kong’s financial services sector.(part 2)

Ayaz Ebrahim, CIO, Asia ex-Japan, deputy CEO, Amundi Hong Kong
Ken Hu, deputy chief investment officer, BOCHK Asset Management
Terry Pan, managing director, head of Hong Kong business, JP Morgan Asset Management
Blair Pickerell, head of Asia, Nikko Asset...

Mar 07, 2011

birdcageThe explosive growth of China’s investment industry looks appealing from the outside, but Nick Fitzpatrick finds dwindling talent pools and stagnant assets under management. However, regulatory help is on its way.

Mar 07, 2011

BoyRising inflation in Asian markets threatens the benefits of investing in these regions. Lisa Kindle reports.

Mar 07, 2011

Flemming-MadsenThe Asian region is home to significant unlocked investment potential. T Rowe Price anticipates that its commitment to the region will be rewarded when local investors begin venturing out of their domestic markets.

Mar 07, 2011

BNPBNP Paribas Investment Partners has expanded its Asian business significantly since the integration of Fortis Investments. Stewart Edgar, CEO Asia Pacific, explains the background and the Asian business strategy.

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Industry comments

Investing in tomorrow’s world

investmentAt times like these, HSBC Asset Management easily pivots towards emerging markets.

The spotlight on growth markets and the need to be nimble and dynamic is ever-sharper, given the difficulty in predicting monetary policy in the world’s major nations.

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Opinion

Transitioning to an era of scarcity

The world is transitioning from an era of commodity abundance to one of undersupply. Ben Ross and Tyler Rosenlicht of Cohen & Steers believe this shift may result in significant returns for commodities and resource producers over the next decade.

Asia credit: An outsized winner in the region’s energy transition?

Ross Dilkes, fixed income portfolio manager at Wellington Management, examines the opportunities and risks for bond investors presented by the region’s decarbonisation agenda.

A quiet revolution in Japan’s corporate governance

revolution, Japan, corporate governance, Shareholders, corporate, governance, standards, improvement, Tetsuro Takase, SuMi TrustShareholders in Japan no longer accept below-par corporate governance standards. Changes are taking place, but there are still areas for improvement, says Tetsuro Takase at SuMi Trust.

Why rising demand for healthcare is creating investment opportunities in China

rising demand, healthcare, investment, opportunities, China, Robert St Clair, Investment Strategy, Fullerton Fund ManagementRobert St Clair, head of investment strategy at Fullerton Fund Management, explores the reasons investors should be paying attention to the rising demand for healthcare in China.

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