Mar 21, 2023

Banks in Asia Pacific should be largely resilient to the risks raised by a series of bank failures in the US, according to credit rating agency Fitch.

Mar 14, 2023

wealth, business, chinaChinese authorities have granted Credit Suisse licences to launch an onshore wealth management business.

Mar 07, 2023

China, retail funds, businessUS asset manager AllianceBernstein is the latest international firm to be granted regulatory approval for a wholly-owned retail funds venture in mainland China.

Feb 28, 2023

China, MMF, rulesChina’s new rules for large money market funds (MMFs) will help to reduce the systemic risk in the sector, according to credit rating agency Fitch.

Feb 28, 2023

China, fund, licenceSwiss fund manager UBS is the latest overseas firm to look into setting up a funds business in mainland China.

Feb 21, 2023

China, mutual fund, venture, USUS fund manager Van Eck is reportedly set to abort its plan to establish a wholly-owned mutual funds business in mainland China.

Feb 07, 2023

china, investor, fundsCitadel, one of the world’s largest hedge funds, is looking to expand its presence in Asia after submitting an application for its Asia business to become a qualified foreign investor (QFI).

Feb 07, 2023

crypto, bitcoinDigital asset fund managers in Thailand have been granted extended flexibility to invest in overseas assets thanks to an amendment to the regulations on foreign exchange quotas.

Feb 01, 2023

Japan, climateJapan considers itself not just a pioneer in climate finance, but also a champion of the now widely held view that richer countries should help poorer countries.

Jan 24, 2023

china, ownershipJP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) is the latest global firm to expand its presence in China’s onshore funds market following a green light from the local regulator.


Executive Interviews

Executive interview: PGIM CEO on where the ESG flowers should bloom

Sep 27, 2021

David Hunt, president and chief executive of PGIM, tells Romil Patel about leading a top 10 global asset manager in times where “empowering and encouraging the kind of investment decisions as...

Executive interview: Nicolas Moreau’s orderly transition

Jul 12, 2021

Nicolas Moreau, CEO of HSBC Asset Management, is moving to Asia as the firm looks to connect more directly with the region’s growth story. ESG is also a key focus – including the ‘just’ carbon...


Roundtable: Singapore comes of age as an Asian ESG hub

Dec 01, 2021

Strong ESG credentials strengthen the case for Singapore as a leader in Asia of the post-Covid recovery. Our panel discusses the risks and opportunities.

Roundtable: How well geared are Japanese assets for a new world?

Jul 12, 2021

As we prepare to emerge from Covid, experts look at overcoming demographic issues through a combination of good tech and corporate governance, improving productivity and meeting an ambitious government carbon emissions reduction target. Chaired by Romil Patel.