Jul 21, 2015

Chinese lanternsA European venture that aims to take minority stakes in entrepreneurial asset management firms and help them grow says it is in talks with a potential Chinese shareholder.

Jul 14, 2015

Tiananmen square2China has created more problems than it solved by intervening to try to limit a fall in the country's stock market, says a prominent financial adviser.

Jul 14, 2015

Tokyo cityA net gain of $18 billion in the first half of the year means exchange-traded funds (ETFs) listed in Japan now have nearly as many assets as ETFs in the rest of the Asia-Pacific region combined.

Jul 07, 2015

Asian-businessmanAsset managers may soon have a viable alternative to clumsy joint venture arrangements in China following an agreement to allow 100% foreign owned entities to manufacture and

Jul 07, 2015

Graph downNew Zealand closely followed by Indonesia were the worst performing stock markets in the world in June, a month when Asian markets led declines across the globe.

Jul 07, 2015

China bicyclesBNP Paribas Investment Partners has launched a fund that tracks an index of the 300 largest and most liquid stocks on China's mainland stock exchanges.


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.