Asia garners net new money for VP Bank
Efforts to grow the Asia business are showing results, according to the bank’s earnings report.
Fidelity: China’s bond market heading for ‘critical mass’
Foreign investors make up just 2% of the Chinese onshore bond market.
State Street appoints Asia ex-Japan chief for index investing
The new head oversees SSGA’s Asian equity index portfolios out of Hong Kong.
Selectors reveal biggest problem surrounding soft-closed funds
Citywire Selector survey uncovers where fund buyers want AM firms to improve.
AA-rated manager switches to smaller Indian financials
Neptune's Kunal Desai is tapping growth in rural Indian towns currently avoided by big private banks.
How private banks pick client assets during M&A deals
Pre-deal term sheets usually hone in on the asset exclusion criteria.
How to invest in Indonesia’s e-commerce boom
Chinese internet companies are buying into a fast-growing market for online retail in Southeast Asia.
HSBC PB names new global fund selection head
New senior hire will be responsible for speadheading strategic funds programme launched earlier this year.
North Korea risk: from ‘fire and fury’ to the back-burner
Analysts said that barring a ‘miscalculation’, tensions between the US and Pyongyang are likely to simmer down.
UBS AM looks for talent and partnerships in China
The firm secured a private funds licence in July, and hopes to launch its first fund before the end of the year.