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The promise and risk in China's `new economy'

The promise and risk in China's `new economy'

China’s consumption story is expanding quickly, creating some of the most appealing investment cases currently available to investors, particularly as markets are yet to fully price in the pace of urbanisation in the country, says UBP's Peng Yao.

Published : 20, Oct 2016
Election year volatility the only certainty

Election year volatility the only certainty

As headline risk rotates from Brexit to the US presidential election in November, research analysts are weighing in on what could happen.

Published : 8, Aug 2016
The EMpire strikes back?

The EMpire strikes back?

The outlook for emerging markets is becoming more stable as falls in currency, oil and other commodity prices - added to a soft landing for China - continue to ease, argues Tai Hui, chief market strategist Asia at JP Morgan Asset Management.

Published : 3, Aug 2016
BMO WM likes the dividend theme

BMO WM likes the dividend theme

Low interest rates and low inflation have brought the dividend theme to prominence this year, said Edmund Yun, executive director and head of investment for Asia.

Published : 18, Apr 2016
The wealth manager and dollar cost averaging

The wealth manager and dollar cost averaging

Negative performance could actually raise returns in the long run, but wealth managers are up against the human tendency to want only consistent capital appreciation.

Published : 6, Apr 2016
Making profits or avoiding losses?

Making profits or avoiding losses?

The psychology of risk aversion is the hardest thing for wealth managers to overcome.

Published : 18, Mar 2016
Who’s in charge?

Who’s in charge?

The real decision-maker is not always the wealth management client.

Published : 9, Mar 2016
When clients go against advice

When clients go against advice

What can wealth managers do when clients insist on investing in something that is clearly not in their best interest?

Published : 2, Mar 2016
OPINION: Talking clients through a market plunge

OPINION: Talking clients through a market plunge...

As volatility roars back, with major markets all negative year-to-date, client expectations also go through wild swings.

Published : 24, Feb 2016
Investor concern over central bank ammo is misplaced

Investor concern over central bank ammo is misplaced...

Why is it important if central banks are running out of ammo to spark growth and fight deflation? asks Colin Moore, global chief investment officer for Columbia Threadneedle.

Published : 23, Feb 2016

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