PRODUCT NEWS

Amundi and IFC to create $2bn EM `green bond' fund

Amundi and IFC to create $2bn EM `green bond'...

The world’s largest green bond fund dedicated to emerging markets will be developed by Amundi and the International Finance Corporation.

Published : 21, Apr 2017
VCBF funds see above-market returns

VCBF funds see above-market returns

Vietnam’s Vietcombank Fund Management’s (VCBF) two open-ended funds returned more than 15% for the full year 2016, beating the Vietnamese stock market.

Published : 18, Apr 2017
First ETF approved under Asean CIS

First ETF approved under Asean CIS

Singapore Exchange (SGX) has approved the listing of One Stoxx Asean Select Dividend ETF under Asean Collective Investment Scheme (CIS) framework, according to a statement from the exchange.

Published : 18, Apr 2017
Chinese HNWIs pour money into PE real estate

Chinese HNWIs pour money into PE real estate

Hong Kong-headquartered real estate private equity firm Gaw Capital Partners has raised $1.3bn in the final closing of its fifth Greater China and Asia-Pacific real estate fund.

Published : 13, Apr 2017
Mirae Asset launches APAC multi-asset fund

Mirae Asset launches APAC multi-asset fund

Mirae Asset Global Investments (HK) has launched a Luxembourg-domiciled Asia-Pacific multi-asset income fund targeted to institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals.

Published : 12, Apr 2017
Morningstar Asia fund reviews and re-ratings – March 2017

Morningstar Asia fund reviews and re-ratings –...

Coverage initiated for an Eastspring product; two Blackrock funds placed under review amid team restructuring.

Published : 12, Apr 2017
Stratton Street: Why investors can’t ignore China bonds

Stratton Street: Why investors can’t ignore China...

The inclusion of China bonds in global indices will have huge implications for asset managers, according to Andy Seaman, Stratton Street Capital’s London-based partner and chief investment officer.

Published : 6, Apr 2017
Harvest Global launches first Ucits fund

Harvest Global launches first Ucits fund

Harvest Global Investments (HGI), the international arm of China’s Harvest Fund Management, has launched its first Ucits-compliant sub-fund, Harvest China Evolution Equity Fund.

Published : 5, Apr 2017
LO targets Philippines with UnionBank fund plans

LO targets Philippines with UnionBank fund plans...

Lombard Odier and the Philippines’ UnionBank have co-developed two onshore funds for private banking clients in the Philippines.

Published : 29, Mar 2017
Firms digest Singapore’s new fund structure plan

Firms digest Singapore’s new fund structure plan...

An early response suggests adoption by asset managers will depend on how the new corporate structure is taxed.

Published : 29, Mar 2017

Events

FSA Income Forums -- Singapore & Hong Kong 2017

Singapore, Tuesday 21st February

Hong Kong, Thursday 23rd February

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