NEWS

The FSA Spy market buzz - 24 February 2017

The FSA Spy market buzz - 24 February 2017

Legg Mason hires; Change at Navigator; UBS is doing well; Discretionary thoughts from ICBC and BEA; Vontobel researches; Fidelity vs Blackrock; Contrarians at Schroders and much more.

Published : 24, Feb 2017
Survey: Chinese investors want more passives

Survey: Chinese investors want more passives

A Hang Seng Bank poll shows that mainland investors are keen on increasing global allocation and on using passive products.

Published : 24, Feb 2017
Survey: RMs earn more in HK than Singapore

Survey: RMs earn more in HK than Singapore

Front office private banking and wealth management professionals in Hong Kong are paid more than their Singapore counterparts, according to the Hays’ 2017 salary survey.

Published : 24, Feb 2017
Lyxor pulls HK retail funds in 2016

Lyxor pulls HK retail funds in 2016

FSA takes a look at the mutual funds shut down in the SAR in 2016, led by Lyxor, according to data from Morningstar.

Published : 23, Feb 2017
Taiwan's Yuanta files to launch ChiNext ETF

Taiwan's Yuanta files to launch ChiNext ETF

Taiwan’s Yuanta Securities Investment Trust has filed an application to launch an ETF that would track the extremely volatile ChiNext Index.

Published : 23, Feb 2017
Hong Kong launches 10-year sukuk

Hong Kong launches 10-year sukuk

The product is the first 10-year sukuk launched by an AAA-rated government, according to the HKMA.

Published : 23, Feb 2017
GSAM: Hedge fund closures reduce fees

GSAM: Hedge fund closures reduce fees

Robert Mullane, managing director in the alternative investments and manager selection group at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, discusses hedge fund fees and his fund of funds strategy.

Published : 22, Feb 2017
Asian equities defy Trump

Asian equities defy Trump

Asian equities have given the US the finger. Despite Trump rejecting the TPP, the Asia stock market, as measured by the MSCI Asia ex Japan, was up 3.8% in sterling terms in January – a much better start to the year than all other major markets bar Latin America.

Thai investors pour money into fixed income funds

Thai investors pour money into fixed income funds...

Equity inflows were $232m in 2016, but fixed income funds reached $21.9bn, almost double that of 2015, according to Morningstar data.

Published : 22, Feb 2017
FE Advisory Asia Portfolio review – January 2017

FE Advisory Asia Portfolio review – January 2017...

This month FSA looks at the growth portfolio, which was up in January. Luke Ng, senior VP of research at FE Advisory Asia, explains why.

Published : 22, Feb 2017

Events

FSA Income Forums: Singapore & Hong Kong 2017

Singapore, Tuesday 21st February

Hong Kong, Thursday 23rd February

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