Eastspring Investments has recruited two executives from infrastructure specialist Daestrum Capital to set up an alternatives team in Singapore.
The mixed asset product is a feeder fund investing in the bank's United Income Focus Trust.
Alternative assets in Singapore grew 17% to S$478bn ($351bn) last year, with real estate, private equity and venture capital contributing the bulk, according to the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s asset management survey.
We present photo highlights of Last Word's Content Clever breakfast meetings, which were held on September 19 and 20 in Hong Kong and Singapore, respectively.
Lion Global Investors (LGI) is expected to list its first ETF on the Singapore Exchange on 30 October.
FSA presents video highlights from the Alts Forum, which was held on 14 Sep at the Swissotel The Stamford in Singapore.
As virtual currencies grow in value, Singapore’s Commercial Affairs Department (CAD) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) are warning investors about the risks of virtual currency-related investment schemes.
Value Partners names Yu Xiaobao as head of China business; UBP’s operating expenses increase due to Coutts Asia integration; Blackrock’s ETF assets breach $1.5trn mark; Cerulli expects global mutual fund assets to hit $100trn by 2020; Singapore’s fintech association rolls out a comprehensive fintech directory; BofAML sees global fund firms allocate more to Japanese equities; Australia launches its first stewardship code for fund firms; and more…
Aberdeen Asset Management has launched two multi-asset funds in Singapore, the firm's first in this category to be offered in the city-state, according to a statement from the firm.