The end of the road for free advice: expert
The move away from retrocessions leaves banks with a problem: how do you persuade clients to pay for financial advice?
HNWIs lap up the new ETFs in town
Leveraged and smart beta ETFs are on the up, as Asia’s high net worth individuals look to get the most from their money.
Secret CIO: the thin line between calculated risk and hubris
The fourth installment of the our series, our Secret CIO discusses the rule of monitoring and judging risk with intuition, rules of thumb and, above all else, common sense.
Time to outsource your CIO
It's not an easy sell, but outsourcing the investment function could offer small external managers an edge when it comes to investment expertise.
Morgan Stanley banker joins Kamet Capital
Single family office hires Morgan Stanley investment banker.
BSI deal a win-win for Singapore arm: EFG
In this second instalment of the EFG-BSI series, EFG’s regional chief executives discuss the private bank’s Asia ambitions.
Former Asia head of investments at Indosuez WM joins IAM
The executive left the French firm in August.
We walked into BSI with our eyes open: EFG Asia CEO
EFG's Albert Chiu and Kong Eng Huat discuss EFG’s growth plans and the BSI deal in the first of a two-part series.
Japan is being ignored by investors: Julius Baer Asia research head
The neglected economy is on the road to recovery.
Consulting firm hires ex-StanChart global private banking head
He has been named senior advisor at the new firm.