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T Rowe and Thailand's LH Fund launch bond fund

T Rowe and Thailand's LH Fund launch bond fund...

T Rowe Price has partnered with Thailand’s Land and Houses Fund Management (LH Fund) to launch a global income fund for domestic investors.

Published : 26, Sep 2017
FE Advisory Asia Portfolio review – August 2017

FE Advisory Asia Portfolio review – August 2017...

FE Advisory Asia's growth portfolio was up in August, driven by an emerging Europe fund.

Published : 26, Sep 2017
The myth of ESG outperformance

The myth of ESG outperformance

Part two of a look at the hype surrounding the ESG theme finds that there are sound reasons to be skeptical about claims that ESG investments outperform the general market.

Eastspring's ambitions broader than Asia niche

Eastspring's ambitions broader than Asia niche...

There’s a growing understanding within asset management that you need to either have scale or a niche specialisation to survive. But Guy Strapp, CEO of Singapore-based asset manager Eastspring Investments, begs to differ. He aims to transform the medium-sized Asia specialist into a global player.

Published : 26, Sep 2017
A look at the mechanics of fixed income funds

A look at the mechanics of fixed income funds

Capital Group's fixed income portfolio managers as well as analysts make investment decisions for the portfolio under the watch of the principal investment officer, according to Jeremy Cunningham, investment director.

Published : 25, Sep 2017
Report: India partnerships the path to AUM

Report: India partnerships the path to AUM

Eight of the top 10 largest fund managers in India are joint venture firms, according to a report from Boston-based research firm Cerulli Associates.

Published : 25, Sep 2017
Is widely-held Samsung a risk for EM funds?

Is widely-held Samsung a risk for EM funds?

About 61% of all emerging market funds are holding positions in Samsung, according to an Evestment report. Any company misstep could have a widespread impact.

Published : 25, Sep 2017
HEAD-TO-HEAD: Manulife vs Templeton

HEAD-TO-HEAD: Manulife vs Templeton

FSA compares two Asia small cap equity funds: the Manulife GF Asian Small Cap Equity Fund and the Templeton Asian Smaller Companies Fund.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
In case you missed it...

In case you missed it...

StanChart PB poaches from Bank of Singapore for Greater China role; DNCA Investments extends bond portfolio management capabilities; Bank of China named as China's "most trustworthy bank"; Man Group commits to ESG investment practices; State Street launches benchmarking tool for firms; the Monetary Authority of Singapore establishes a cyber security advisory panel; and more...

Published : 22, Sep 2017
The FSA Spy market buzz - 22 September 2017

The FSA Spy market buzz - 22 September 2017

Pinebridge hires; Point72 adds; Merger speculation; ETF warnings; Vontobel gets a new look; hunting new bond funds; Aberdeen thinks about tech; Spy’s roving photographers strike again and much more.

Published : 22, Sep 2017

Events

 

FSA Investment Forum Kuala Lumpur 2017

Thursday 28 September

 

FSA Investment Forum Singapore 2017

Tuesday 31 October

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